"I’ve only spent ten percent of my energies on writing. The other ninety went to keeping my head above water."
|~ Katherine Anne Porter (via theparisreview)|
"What an artist is trying to do for people is to bring them closer to something, because art is about sharing: you wouldn’t be an artist unless you wanted to share an experience, a thought."
|~ David Hockney, born today in 1937. (via whitneymuseum)|
"We as a country were able to ship 300,000 troops halfway across the world in just a few months to fight a war that cost us $2 trillion… [but] it takes longer than that to get someone hurt in that war needed medical care or reimbursement."
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Jon Stewart is mad as hell, and he’s not going to take it.