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Any work of architecture that has with it some discussion, some polemic, I think is good. It shows that people are interested, people are involved.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

What's burning down is a re-creation of a period revival house patterned af

What's burning down is a re-creation of a period revival house patterned after a copy of a copy of a copy of a mock Tudor big manor house. It's a hundred generations removed from anything original, but the truth is aren't we all?
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Here's what I mean by the miracle of language. When you're falling into a g

Here's what I mean by the miracle of language. When you're falling into a good book, exactly as you might fall into a dream, a little conduit opens, a passageway between a reader's heart and a writer's, a connection that transcends the barriers of contine
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I was into the Mets because my Dad worked at IBM where he got free Mets tic

I was into the Mets because my Dad worked at IBM where he got free Mets tickets, so I was into the Mets... then I got to 'Saturday Night Live' where my boss has unbelievable N.Y. Yankees tickets, so he invites us to the games. I'm going to all the games,
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

You need contradictions to make an ideal.

You need contradictions to make an ideal.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Dr. Jules Hilbert: Hell Harold, you could just eat nothing but pancakes if

Dr. Jules Hilbert: Hell Harold, you could just eat nothing but pancakes if you wanted.Harold Crick: What is wrong with you? Hey, I don't want to eat nothing but pancakes, I want to live! I mean, who in their right mind in a choice between pancakes and liv
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I like putting my money into things like food and shelter. I'm probably a b

I like putting my money into things like food and shelter. I'm probably a bad example of an investor.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I am the poet with scaring words and blurred letters. I do not know if my p

I am the poet with scaring words and blurred letters. I do not know if my poetry is a blessing or a curse.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I speak onstage to try to establish some method of communication. The songs

I speak onstage to try to establish some method of communication. The songs are supposed to be a way of communicating. But speech and drinks and sometimes chocolates are also a way of communicating.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

To think critically, it is first maturing and distancing a bit from self, n

To think critically, it is first maturing and distancing a bit from self, no matter what level one lives on Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The real home of man is not his house but the road. Life itself is a travel

The real home of man is not his house but the road. Life itself is a travel that has to be done by foot.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.

Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Studying organisms at a molecular level was totally compelling because it w

Studying organisms at a molecular level was totally compelling because it was moving from being a naturalist, which was the 19th-century kind of science, to being very focused and really getting to the heart of these molecules.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago