Inaccessible Quotes

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Simona Panova
“Oh, he did look like a deity – the perfect balance of danger and charm, he was at the same time fascinating and inaccessible, distant because of his demonstrated flawlessness, and possessing such strength of character that he was dismaying and at the same time utterly attractive in an enticing and forbidden way.”
Simona Panova, Nightmarish Sacrifice

W. Somerset Maugham
“Her character was like a country which on first acquaintance seems grand, but inhospitable; but in which presently you discover smiling little villages among fruit trees in the folds of the majestic mountains, and pleasant ambling rivers that flow kindly through lush meadows. But these comfortable scenes, though they surprise and even reassure you, are not enough to make you feel at home in the land of tawny heights and windswept spaces.”
m. somerset maugham

Miyamoto Musashi
“Being like a rock wall" is when a master of martial arts suddenly becomes like a rock wall, inaccessible to anything at all, immovable.”
Miyamoto Musashi, A Book of Five Rings: The Classic Guide to Strategy

Sara Baume
“Now I wonder if each artwork is in fact utterly inaccessible to everybody but the person to whom it is secretly addressed?”
Sara Baume, A Line Made by Walking

Tim Wu
“kings and queens once depended on the mystique of inaccessibility as an expression of power.”
Tim Wu, The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads