Fiona Apple, Anything We Want, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do, 2012.
There is not enough ugly beauty in the world. Ugly beauty is the truth we need to hear the most but want to hear the least.
Shakespeare gets diagrammatic.
One for performing arts, literary, quote and maths-nerds to enjoy in equal measure.
At least seven people were killed and 61 were injured in post-election violence across Venezuela, state media reported Tuesday, citing the country’s top prosecutor.
you know what makes people better than other people? being nice. being nice is the greatest thing you can be and if you are a nice person who likes nickelback, you are better than a mean person who likes radiohead.
Mr. Rogers and Koko.
Fred Rogers on facing sadness and anger
Confronting our feelings and giving them appropriate expression always takes strength, not weakness. It takes strength to acknowledge our anger, and sometimes more strength yet to curb the aggressive urges anger may bring and to channel them into nonviolent outlets. It takes strength to face our sadness and to grieve and to let our grief and our anger flow in tears when they need to. It takes strength to talk about our feelings and to reach out for help and comfort when we need it.
From “20 Gentle Quotations from Mister Rogers” over at Mental Floss.
and maybe these are the last of the beautiful things: the way our hair gets lighter and our bodies get younger in the summertime.