'If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn’t need to lug around a camera'
'A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know'
'At one end of the spectrum, photographs are objective data, at the other end, they are items of psychological science fiction'
'A great photograph is a full expression of what one feels about what is being photographed in the deepest sense, and is, thereby, a true expression of what one feels about life in its entirety'
Colleted texts of the book: On Photography by Susan Sontag