Koyaanisqatsi: (ko.yaa.nis.kahtsee) N. from the Hopi language.
1. crazy life. 2. life in turmoil. 3. life disintegrating. 4. life out of balance.
5. a state of life that calls for another way of living.

"Instead I kissed him when he would have let me go. I saw it in his eyes, he would have let me go. He expected nothing, asked for nothing, just cried, noiselessly at first, then wildly, his heart breaking on the hardness of my stubborn faith."

"I can't believe that", said Alice.
"I daresay you haven't had much practice", said the Queen.
"Why sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."
- Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

So we listen as we can for repetitive sounds that make differences apparent that are not at first clear, to give order to the cadence of lost days and the rhythm of irregular years.
- Todd Rundgren, "No World Order", 1993

"I seem to have lost my way."
"Nonsense. All the ways around here belong to me."
- Red Queen, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll