What happens when you stop wanting, when you are happy? I supposed I would go on...– No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July (via lostinthesounds)
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Only The Gentle Are Ever Really Strong– James Dean
If you are depressed you are living in the past. If you are anxious you are...– Lao Tzu (via paperlover)
If you’re going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don’t even start. This could...– Charles Bukowski (via atozedphoto)
Interview with Laurie Anderson
Whom is your art intended for? I think I do my work for some sadder version of myself, a woman who would be sitting in Row K. I am trying to make her laugh.
elvis-shrugged: Kieslowski did this take a ton of times, finding just the right kind of sugarcube for the length that he wanted.
You have to question a cinematic culture which preaches artistic expression, and...– Ryan Gosling, actor and feminist, in a letter protesting the NC-17 rating of Blue Valentine. The rating was based on one consensual sex scene. (via snowstorminjuly) wow way to go, dude! (via digitalpidgin) I kind of have a boner for Ryan Gosling after reading this. (via harunwasagoon) wow, I...
The first Velvet Underground album only sold 10,000 copies, but everyone who...– Brian Eno
Norway’s Prime Minister is a liberal atheist, they have one of the best...– Matthew Trevithick, responding to this story, “Former Bush Official Places Blame For Oslo Attack On Norwegians For Not Being ‘Serious’ About Terrorism,” with a comment that wins the universe. (via cognitivedissonance)
What’s always interested me in photography is the way you can play with...– Richard Kalvar
I want paint to work as flesh.– Lucian Freud (via proustitute)
lecollecteur: Cocteau Twins - Those Eyes, That...
Sometimes things have to fall apart for better things to fall into their place– Marilyn Monroe (via twentysplenty)
sippor: On September 11, 2001 I was on a plane from Göteborg to Brussels to London. I was moving from America to England. At Heathrow I got in a cab and thought that the news broadcast was a radio play. Six years ago yesterday I was on a train from Göteborg to Forserum. Kevin was at work on the west side of London. He was an engineer at a home shopping network then and he worked 12 hour...
Most user experience problems can be defined with the simple equation: Is the...– Paul Adams (via encosion)
Symptoms of inner peace:
nirvikalpa: A tendency to think and act spontaneously rather than on fears based on past experiences. An unmistakable ability to enjoy each moment. A loss of interest in judging other people. A loss of interest in interpreting the actions of other. A loss of interest in conflict. A loss of the ability to worry. Frequent, overwhelming episodes of appreciation. Contented feelings of...
It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future....– George Harrison (via arreter)
Road Trip: Wharton Esherick's House + Studio
notesfromapart: after seeing these images in leslie williamson ’s coveted book handcrafted modern we had to visit … Wharton Esherick built his house + studio in the 1920’s filled it with his own handmade furniture and lived there until he was 83 to be blown away visit this house + studio thank you: leslie + happy birthday!
My (musical) world is a little bit dark… a little bit off-center. I think of it...– Angelo Badalamenti (via ghostfm)
Each line he made, he said, was “the actual experience” of making the line,...– Cy Twombly, Idiosyncratic Painter, Dies at 83 - NYTimes.com (via womanonfire)