rahnstawp: Born Ruffians- Badonka Donkey
I am not bound to win, I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I...– Abraham Lincoln
Desire didn’t bring fulfillment but only temporary satiety until the next...– Jeffrey Eugenides, The Marriage Plot.
During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be. And...– Andy Warhol
It’s harder to imagine the past that went away than it is to imagine the future....– Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 211, William Gibson (via ayjay)
Nothing contributed more to this [democratic] explosion of energy than did the...– Gordon Wood (via azspot)
Mnemonic for the Deconstruction of Memory
comelylittletree: If movements undo me, be waterbed, be scooter, be my train leaving in the night. I’ll be waiting by the booth, my one squared escape. When we’re far away & sad, be umbrella, be hat, be my ticket back home. Let’s go someplace where all the barns are yellow. Remember the grasslands. Remember the splendor of ache & autonomy. If I’m woman, be man, be full & daring. The...
childishgambinolyrics: The world premiere of Childish Gambino’s first single, “Bonfire.”
For You, Sweetheart, I'll Sell Plutonium Reactors
redrougesunbruised: For you, sweetheart, I’ll ride back down into black smoke early Sunday morning cutting fog, grab the moneysack of gold teeth. Diamond mines soil creep groan ancient cities, archaeological diggings, & yellow bulldozers turn around all night in blood-lit villages. Inhabitants here once gathered seashells that glimmered like pearls. When the smoke clears, you’ll see an...
The Paleontologist’s Blind Date
blogut: You have such lovely bones, he says, holding my face in his hands, and although I can almost feel the stone and the sand sifting away, his fingers like the softest of brushes, I realize after this touch he would know me years from now, even in the dark, even without my skin. Thank you, I smile— then I close the door and never call him again. Philip Memmer
themusiclibrary: Stamp - The Rural Alberta...
If we teach women that there are only certain ways they may acceptably behave,...– Harriet J on Another post about rape
Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best state, is...– Thomas Paine in Common Sense, one of 10 essential cross-disciplinary books about protest (via curiositycounts)
So I welcome the sudden upsurge in weaponized Keynesianism, which is revealing...– Paul Krugman (via azspot)
o-captain-my-captain: Ezra Furman and the...
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what...– Epicurus
When I get ready to talk to people, I spend two thirds of the time thinking what...– Abraham Lincoln
kimyadawson: caitidid: postponelife: Paul...
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Tonight’s theme: Lo-fi. Listen to the Mountain Goats, Pavement, Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, Teen Daze and more!
klmentine: All For Myself - Sufjan Stevens
comelylittletree: Eight Letters - Paul Baribeau
Doing LSD was one of the two or three most important things I have done in my...– Steve Jobs
We have got to attempt to tell the truth, and that truth is painful. It is a...– Dr. Cornel West
hospitalbombers: levi-civita: I saw the future...
imightbeahindu asked: YOU'RE A HORRIBLE FRIEND
Because life is short We must remember to keep asking it the same question...– John Ashbery, “New Spirit” (via emmieo)