The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of beauty is...– Elie wiesel (via trueloveislettinggoofillusion)
Balance input with output. There’s a rule by which I need to live.
damngruchy: supermassiveasshole: i was teaching my grandma to use computer so we can talk on skype and such but today she went kinda mad at me because “i didnt show her the knitting programme” and i was like what and it comes out she accidentally opened ms excel and found out its a great way to create knitting patterns my grandma is 82
Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you...– Ernest Hemingway (via theonlymagicleftisart)
From Humiliation to Appreciation â Modern Love →
I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s...– Stephen Jay Gould
Honey, if men could get pregnant, abortion would be a sacrament.– Gloria Steinem
Seeing the Subway →
Through a lens
Paris in colour: 1909-1930 →
Sensing God and the Limits of Neuroscience →
A Point of View: Nostalgia - it's not like it used... →
Great read. “It may well be that what our society also requires is some kind of slow news, a manner of reporting present events that will at once acknowledge the novel situation, and also redress the balance between the ancient history before the web and a monstrous - and babyish - present. Such a slow news might bear witness, even as events occur, to the fact of there being recurrences....
Got out of bed at 5 am on a Saturday to read more Herodotus. And what am I doing? Looking at art. For me, art is the best when it involves neat concepts, and this is a good one. My favorite is #33.
Kurt Vonnegut’s Rules for Reading Fiction →
“…Vonnegut ‘wrote his course assignments in the form of letters, as a way of speaking personally to each member of the class.’ The result is part assignment, part letter, part guide to writing and life.” -via Slate
“It takes business, it takes government, it takes individuals to sort of create a social contract and a middle class in this country, and employers have simply walked away from that bargain.”-Heather McGhee