Italian cities have long been held up as ideals, not least by New Yorkers and Londoners enthralled by the ways their architecture gives beauty and meaning to everyday acts.
italy page- Architecture
Why is it that white people find it easier to think like a mountain than like a person of colour?'
Carl Anthony quoted by Rebecca Solnit
Space--as landscape, terrain, spectacle, experience--has vanished.
The art is not one of forgetting but letting go. And when everything else is gone, you can be rich in loss.
letting-go loss Art
You get lost out of a desire to be lost. But in the place called lost strange things are found...
Earlier 18th-century literary language was not supple enough to connect the life of the imagination to that of the street.
language street Imagination