Popular quotes of famous writer and filmmaker Susan Sontag
Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.
The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.
I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to them.
The camera makes everyone a tourist in other people’s reality, and eventually in one’s own.
Intelligence is really a kind of taste: taste in ideas.
So successful has been the camera’s role in beautifying the world that photographs, rather than the world, have become the standard of the beautiful.
The truth is balance. However the opposite of truth, which is unbalance, may not be a lie.
The only interesting answers are those which destroy the questions.
Existence is no more than the precarious attainment of relevance in an intensely mobile flux of past, present, and future.
I was not looking for my dreams to interpret my life, but rather for my life to interpret my dreams.