maurice sendak quotes

I have nothing now but praise for my life. I’m not unhappy. I cry a lot because I miss people…They leave me and I love them more…What I dread is the isolation. … There are so many beautiful things in the world…
—  Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are
I have nothing now but praise for my life. I’m not unhappy. I cry a lot because I miss people…They leave me and I love them more…What I dread is the isolation. … There are so many beautiful things in the world…
—  Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are
You know who my gods are, who I believe in fervently? Herman Melville, Emily Dickinson, Mozart, Shakespeare, Keats. These are wonderful gods who have gotten me through the narrow straits of life.
—  Maurice Sendak