Rather than live on in the hearts and minds of my fellow man, I would rather...– Woody Allen (via theparisreview)
Along the way accidents happen, detours get taken—the accidents turn out to be...– John Irving (via theparisreview)
You’re still going to get criticized, so you might as well do whatever the fuck...– Kathleen Hanna (via pfelps)
I write under not only the presumption that everything I write is deeply...– Nam Le (via writeletters-dearyou)
It’s about misunderstandings between people and places, being disconnected and...– Sofia Coppola on Lost in Translation (2003)
Three weeks into the MFA.
Wisdom’s a gift, but you’d trade it for youth.– Vampire Weekend, “Step” (via writeletters-dearyou)
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.– Maya Angelou (via writeswrongs)
A Poem A Day: Song of Myself: 3 →
apoemaday: by Walt Whitman I have heard what the talkers were talking, the talk of the beginning and the end, But I do not talk of the beginning or the end. There was never any more inception than there is now, Nor any more youth or age than there is now, And will never be any more perfection than…
What you really have to know is one: yourself. And the only way you can know...– Archibald MacLeish (via theparisreview)
Wandering Reveries: Allowing Non-citizens to Vote →
zachvaughn: I came across this story the other day about New York City considering allowing green card and visa holders to vote in municipal elections. The story also noted several cities in Maryland and Massachusetts allow non-citizens to vote. Apparently this was the case many states until the 1930’s….
There were 74 schools that showed a return of $1 million or more on the...– Is college worth it? It depends on where you go. (via pacificstand)