“ Rudeness is merely the expression of fear. People fear they won’t get what they want. The most dreadful and unattractive person only needs to be loved, and they will open up like a flower. I’m reminded of a verse: ‘The painter’s brush touched the inchoate face with ends of nimble bristles.’ ”

—    - M. Gustave - “The Grand Budapest Hotel”  (via spockjonze)

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