Circumstances and events that are beyond our control decide and change the trajectory of a life with impunity, be it human or animal. But unlike animals, who never know what different paths their life could have taken if a single instance had happened in a different way, we - humans - dream and fantasize and … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #33
Caring too much about the truth can lead to a pathological obsession with the infrastructure, the workings of the "deception" which lies beneath every event. Care too little, and you gradually surrender to a complacent fantasy in which life goes on as normal, and everything which contradicts the illusion of ordinary existence is either avoided … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #28
Sonder & Chrono-sonder Sonder ; /noun/ : The realisation that each random passerby is living a life as complex & vivid as our own.The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows We believe that we are the main characters of our own story, a protagonist surrounded by the supporting cast of family, friends & acquaintances. As years pass, … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #22
If you are going to be jealous of someone, you must be willing to swap your entire life for theirs. You can’t cherry-pick the aspect of their life you want. You must give up everything you have and know. Would you still be interested? Credits - Naval Ravikant
We can't be everything to everyone and still be true to ourselves.
Memories are weird. You never pay much attention to the daily drudgery of life while living in the present, but when you look at that sane time from the lenses of your memories, everything seems like a lost opportunity. I could have enjoyed more, I could have lived more, I could have been happier. Its … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #11
अफ़वाओं का क़ुसूर नहीं साहेब मैं वैसे भी कई बार मर चुका हूँ
One day baby, we'll be oldOh baby, we'll be oldAnd think of all the stories that we could have toldOne Day/Reckoning Song (Wankelmut Remix) by Asaf Avidan We spend our life trying to live it like the story we've created in our head. Most of the times this doesn't work out. The story we want … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #2
Damn It!! How will I ever get out of this Labyrinth?