Marshall McLuhan, who came closer than most to seeing what was coming, warned,...– The Joy of Quiet
Distraction is the only thing that consoles us for our miseries,” the French...– The Joy of Quiet
GTD, 18 minute plans, organized folders… none of them work as well as...– Seth’s Blog
My top 10 albums of 2011
01. John Maus - We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves 02. Robag Wruhme - Thora Vukk 03. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake 04. Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto - Summvs 05. Zomby - Dedication 06. The Weeknd - House of Balloons / Thursday / Echoes of Silence 07. M83 - Hurry Up We’re Dreaming 08. Little Dragon - Ritual Union 09. Pariah - Safehouses EP / Detroit Falls (single) 10....
My top 10 albums of 2010
Ooops, forgot to post this last year… only 1 year late! 01. Skream - Outside the Box + Skream’s MAH mix 02. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti - Before Today 03. Radio Dept - Clinging to a Scheme 04. DJ Nate - Da Trak Genious + Mu-Ziq’s Footwork mix 05. Clubroot - II - MMX 06. Caribou - Swim 07. Agraph - Equal 08. Underworld - Barking (sorry Matt) 09. Crystal Castles...
Anyone who believes in indefinite growth on a finite planet is either mad, or an...– Kenneth E. Boulding
You can’t be merry by yourself. Sure, you can be content, happy, possibly...– Seth’s Blog: Merry Merry Christmas y’all!
Your ever-important “to-do” list seems quite stagnant these days, as...– Spending time - AskMen
After a long evening, my wife and I left him standing on the sidewalk in front...– Hitch — www.samharris.org — Readability
My advice is to do what you can this second. Big plans that rely on other...– Miranda July, interviewed by the Guardian (via jackrusher) THIS ON REPEAT. (via fuckyeahmirandajuly)
We need in love to practice only this: letting each other go. For holding on...– Rainer Maria Rilke quotations and passages on letting go
I learned that money can be a lot of things. It can be something that is...– Louis CK: Live at the Beacon Theater
“Social networking is nothing new.” We spent a lot of time this quarter talking...– Accidental lessons | A Little Bit Luddite
Gene Siskel, who was a wise man, gave me the best investment advice I’ve ever...– rogerebert.com : — rogerebert.suntimes.com — Readability
A lot of what one achieves comes down to just how many people above one can...– Twitter / @alaindebotton: A lot of what one achieves …
Well rounded is like a resilient ball, rolling about, likely to be pleasing to...– Seth’s Blog: Well rounded (and the other)
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true...– Quote Details: Bertrand Russell: Of all forms of… - The Quotations Page
going to Iran together Shopping for used synths, guitars, pedals, amps on...– Found buried deep in an old drafts folder.
I stressed the love situation and I still think I was right. Because its very...– Julia Kristeva | ‘Julia Kristeva in Conversation with Rosalind Coward’ in The Portable Kristeva (via derica) feeling this.
Knowing about a tool is one thing. Having the guts to use it in a way that...– Seth’s Blog: Tools vs insight
Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded. And the atoms in your...– Lawrence Krauss (via jonathanperry) (via naomijade, neightkelly)
Its easy to act as if you like someone. Just recite the words. The hard part is...– How To Get Someone to Like You — charismaarts.com — Readability
I AM NOT WORRIED, WHICH IS WHAT EVERY HUMAN BEING HAS WANTED FROM THE BEGINNING– Twitter / @jennyholzer: I AM NOT WORRIED, WHICH IS …