“Only be with someone who you think you can learn from. They should be smarter than you in certain ways so that you can continue to grow and be interested. Above all, you should undoubtedly be proud that you are with them.”
— something my 10th grade history teacher told me about how he knew he wanted to marry his wife (via fortheloveoflagerfeld)
(Source: mindtricks-, via iheartnorwegianwood)
11:23 am • 4 November 2013 • 156,305 notes
There’s a great essay over at the Poetry Foundation exploring Lou Reed and the Velvet Underground in the context of New York School poetry.
It’s not possible to calculate the number of times I listened to Transformer my freshman year of college, nor to say how much I needed the company of that sweet, rough voice.
1:11 pm • 31 October 2013 • 125 notes
by Marina Apollonio (*1940)
10:28 am • 28 October 2013 • 1,011 notes
Marcel Duchamp, Rotorelief Eclipse totale/Spirale blanche,1953 - 1965, Disque en carton imprimé en couleurs par lithographie offset, Diamètre : 20 cm, Paris Centre Pompidou.
© Georges Meguerditchian - Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI (diffusion RMN)
© Succession Marcel Duchamp/ Adagp, Paris
10:28 am • 28 October 2013 • 377 notes
Insisting on working for small businesses leaves me:
dealing (with limited or no protection) with egomaniacs
with no health insurance
knots in my stomach
nights whisked away by the terror of morning.
11:46 am • 19 October 2013