Her Morning Elegance / Oren Lavie (via QuarterPastWonderful)
Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.
P.J. O’Rourke (via affremblequotes)
I want to say that’s why I read Proust, but I would be lying.
In less enlightened times, the best way to impress women was to own a hot car. But women wised up and realized it was better to buy their own hot cars so they wouldn’t have to ride around with jerks.
A composite image splits Manhattan into two visions; how it looked in 1609, left; its more vertical profile today, right. Markley Boyer/The Mannahatta Project
It’s not where you take things from—it’s where you take them to.
(via cerys jones)
I want to go back to Paris and never leave.
Looking at the photos I took in Paris makes me want to cry. And then go back there and not leave.
Tags: paris, photography, photos
Some paintings you see once and realize immediately you love the artist that produced them. The oil painter Leonid Afremov is one of them; here’s an excellent gallery of his work.
The most successful people are those who are good at plan B.
Love is… It’s like a poker ante. Love gets you into the game. Then you have to take the cards you get dealt and play your hands and try not to lose your shirt.
Best of luck to these guys. I hope they succeed. If anyoen reckons they could help, then drop them a line!
“Don’t undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible.”
I remember being at an airport in Denver, Colorado on the way back to England (this was back in 1995/6) and watching a reporter do this with a cup of boiling water. SHe threw it in the air, and it froze as it left the cup.
Makes me appreciate how warm SE England actually is…
Squirt Bottle Full of Boiling Water and -20 degrees F
WHY DIDN’T I THINK OF THIS! AND I LIVE HERE!!
Seriously though, it’s been so freaking cold…but today it’s back up to 19°F, though with the wind chill it still feels like -7°F. SADFACE.
This is so true, especially for me.
I LOL’d. For serious.
“I put my new shoes on…”
090/365 (via cerys jones)
Press Relations 101a Illustrated.