A photojournalist who covered last year’s deadly collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh draws connections to New York from clothing labels he found in the rubble.

Life, Quotes

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.”

- Viktor Frankl, Man’s Search For Meaning.

“Everything can be taken from a man but one thing…

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“Filled with rapture, his soul yearned for freedom, space, vastness…

 

Stargazing. Ponte Milvio, Roma. © Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

Stargazing. Ponte Milvio, Roma. © Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

“Filled with rapture, his soul yearned for freedom, space, vastness. Over him the heavenly dome, full of quiet, shining stars, hung boundlessly. From the zenith to the horizon the still-dim Milky Way stretched its double strand. Night, fresh and quiet, almost unstirring, enveloped the earth. The white towers and golden domes of the church gleamed in the sapphire sky. The luxuriant autumn asleep till morning. The silence of the earth seemed to merge with the silence of the heavens and the mystery of the earth touched the mystery of the stars.”

- Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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