there is truth in this. but not as much truth as it implies. what we photograph is what we find beautiful or thrilling or heartbreakingly stunning. do we fear losing beauty? or do we simply want to hold on to it? is there a difference?
My most favorite quote of ALL TIME by Tupac, should read ".or you can just leave the pieces on the floor and move THE FUCK on." explicit but rolls off the tongue better once you finally get to that point.