Pierre’s Insanity

Pierre’s insanity consisted in the fact that he did not wait, as before, for personal reasons, which he called people’s merits, in order to love them, but love overflowed his heart, and, loving people without reason, he discovered the unquestionable reasons for which it was worth loving them.

-Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace, Part Four, Chapter XIX (I bet that reads badass in the Russian)

Jeremy @restlesslens