Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn / Александр Исаевич Солженицын (more…)
Sunday, 3 April, 2022
1900s · 2000s · Author · good and evil · Russian

The battleline between good and evil runs through the heart of every man.

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Russian warship, go fuck yourself.Ukrainian soldier (more…)
Sunday, 27 February, 2022

Don’t vomit on your picture, because it is the picture which can vomit on you after you are dead.Salvador Dalí (more…)
Tuesday, 28 December, 2021

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I’m guaranteed to rock I make the ladies scream and shoutI’m bound to wreck your body and say “turn the party out”Biz Markie (more…)
Friday, 16 July, 2021
1900s · 2000s · American · anthem · party · Rapper

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.Scott Adams (more…)
Monday, 21 June, 2021
1900s · 2000s · American · Artist · b. 1957 · Cartoonist · creativity · mistakes · persistence · resilience

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Do the math, and you’ll find that a million seconds is about 12 days. And a billion seconds? That’s about 32 years.Aiyana Green & Steven Strogatz …
Friday, 18 June, 2021

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Paradise is separated from hell only by an imaginary line, so it is said.Henry Miller (more…)
Sunday, 13 June, 2021

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Man alive!Norm Macdonald (more…)
Monday, 10 May, 2021

Let the machine do the dirty work.Brian Kernighan (more…)
Thursday, 29 April, 2021

Again one sees the scramble for security at the cost of freedom. We are all chasing security, countries and individuals alike. But in these …
Friday, 23 April, 2021
1800s · 1900s · Author · blarg · freedom · German · love · Sailor · security

The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.Henry Miller (more…)
Sunday, 14 February, 2021
1900s · American · Author · love

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Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking.Milton Glaser (more…)
Sunday, 31 May, 2020
1900s · 2000s · American · analogy · Artist · computers · funny · Graphic designer

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I’m interested in architecture, but it’s no good thing being an architect if you are interested in architecture. It’s like being a butcher if …
Monday, 27 April, 2020
1900s · 2000s · Artist · career · Cartoonist · hobby · The New Yorker · work

Beauty is temporary, ugliness lasts forever.Marina Abramović (more…)
Thursday, 23 April, 2020

Do not fear mistakes. There are none.Miles Davis (more…)
Monday, 23 March, 2020
1900s · American · creativity · icon · Jazz · mistakes · Musician · tenacity

Lack of focus is why we have a lack of greatness.Jerry Seinfeld (more…)
Tuesday, 17 March, 2020
1900s · 2000s · Comedian · comedy · focus · greatness · Writer

It’s not the easiest thing to try and put a smile on a face. But it’s always worth it.Jerry Seinfeld (more…)
Tuesday, 17 March, 2020
1900s · 2000s · American · b. 1954 · Comedian · comedy · Long Island · New York City · U.S. · Writer

Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.George Orwell (more…)
Thursday, 5 March, 2020

Please, could you expel, or, at least, restrain, the comma-maniac, on your editorial staff?Mary Norris (more…)
Tuesday, 15 October, 2019
1900s · 2000s · Author · Copy editor · grammar · humor · New Yorker · punctuation · Writer

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If an ass goes traveling, he’ll not come back a horse.Thomas Fuller (more…)
Saturday, 7 September, 2019
1600s · ass · Author · English · funny · Historian · humor · truth

Consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.Ralph Waldo Emerson (more…)
Saturday, 7 September, 2019
1800s · Author · individualism · Philosopher · Poet · Writer

The Americans are very impressionable people; they see what they want to see. I have a lot of respect for them. I am not …
Monday, 19 February, 2018
1900s · 2000s · Businessman · devil · politics · Russian

Beauty conforms to the demands of the spirit.Mark Rothko (more…)
Friday, 5 January, 2018
1900s · Artist · beauty · New York · New York City · Painter · spirit · U.S.

I often can’t tell if people are at peace or just being dull.Heinrich Karl “Charles” Bukowski (more…)
Monday, 6 November, 2017
1900s · Author · dull · funny · Poet · Writer

Talent is like the marksman who hits a target that others cannot reach, genius like one who hits a target beyond where others can …
Tuesday, 24 October, 2017
1800s · genius · Philosopher · skill · talent

Every now and then a man's mind is stretched by a new idea or sensation, and never shrinks back to its former dimensions.Oliver Wendell …
Wednesday, 20 September, 2017
1800s · ideas · Physician · Poet · polymath · Writer

Excellence has no sex.Eva Hesse (more…)
Sunday, 27 August, 2017

…most of the wonderful places of the world were not made by architects but by the people.Christopher Wolfgang Alexander  (more…)
Tuesday, 1 November, 2016

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them …
Tuesday, 25 October, 2016
1900s · Aristocrat · Aviator · Journalist · leadership · motivation · Poet · Writer

You really can’t think of a self-driving vehicle as merely a car—fundamentally, it’s a robot on four wheels that looks and feels like a …
Monday, 15 August, 2016
2016 · A.I. · cars · code · Engineer · robot · science

I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn't lose voters.Donald Trump (more…)
Saturday, 23 January, 2016
1900s · 2000s · amateur · b. 1946 · idiot

A man‘s ignorance sometimes is not only useful, but beautiful, while his knowledge, so called, is oftentimes worse than useless, besides being ugly. Which …
Thursday, 12 February, 2015

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