The unbearable lightness of being

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"We all need somebody to look at us. We can be divided into four categories according to the kind of look we wish to live under. The first category longs for the look of an infinite number of anonymous eyes, in other words, for the look of the public...
The second category is made up of people who have a vital need to be looked at by many known eyes. They are the tireless hosts of cocktail parties and dinners...
Then there is the third category, the category of people who need to be constantly before the eyes of the person they love. Their situation is as dangerous as the situation of people in the first category. One day the eyes of their beloved will close, and the room will go dark..
And finally there is the fourth category, the rarest, the category of people who live in the imaginary eyes of those who are not present. They are the dreamers"
-Milan Kundera

Yourmung, Chris Falcony, gaz4650, and 15 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. RONALD MENTI 71 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called NET@ART - Group solely for call of the administrators, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  2. tdub303 71 months ago | reply

    excellent!

  3. G odfu 71 months ago | reply

    He he ... The Saint ;-)

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  4. CodeMonkeyWithACanon [deleted] 71 months ago | reply

    This is definitely one of Flickrs Best

    Well done.
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  5. uslair 71 months ago | reply

    Nominee
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  6. Dr. Ilia 71 months ago | reply

    Wonderful capture !!
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  7. azalea lover 71 months ago | reply

    Very interesting shot! Very creative!
    Your Image Truly Is:

    Better Than Good

  8. Jan Wedema 71 months ago | reply

    Super stunning capture. It's Art.

  9. VÍRNU 71 months ago | reply

    Esta foto ha sido vista en
    “CREATIVOS AFICIONADOS”
    (Pos 1, Awar 2)
    CREATIVOS AFICIONADOS

  10. guillermoockamm 71 months ago | reply

    WOW, expresses even the mood he is in! hahaha

  11. * Sarah 70 months ago | reply

    wow very funny!

  12. mattychappy (moved to ipernity, link in profile!) 58 months ago | reply

    G'day! I'm an Admin for the group Light Stickmen!. We really like this photo and would love for you to add it to our sticky pool!

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