Movies end.
— Jason
When I close my eyes I see a grape fruit inside of a grape fruit. It’s scary.
— Lily
He doesn’t like it when he feels trapped.
I wish I could do better but I’m not so apt.
— Lily
They’re so connected to the beginning of earth.
— Lily on bugs
A member of The Indian Army motorcycle display team rides his motorcycle through a rack of fluorescent light bulbs.
— Getty Images
Is it like performance art with still objects?
— Man walking by stack of Klondike bars with a book on top
With considerable wit Venturi redefined those two mythological items on the compound agenda-the people and non bourgeois-and then presented the elements of orthodox modern design in prank form, with “Kick me” signs stuck on the back. These became known among architects as “witty” or “ironic references.”
— Tom Wolfe, From Bauhaus to Our House
But in 1935 he did Fallingwater, a home for Edgar J. Kaufmann, Sr., father of one of his apprentices.
— Tom Wolfe, From Bauhaus to Our House
Snakes don’t have bones. Snakes have bones!?!
— Caleb
On day you’ll build a model and it’ll get used.
— Jason
The guy who started Pokemon was into insect collecting as a child.
— receptionist at PT
Hi depressed, I’m dad.
— UCB skit (watched with Bob Kohler)
No, the much-acclaimed solitary figure one finds instead in the artist or architect who, like Kasimir Malevich, is smart enough to cover himself in the trappings of a movement, an ism, and become a one-man compound.
— Tom Wolfe, From Bauhaus to Our House
It’s just so people get hungry.
— Williams-Sonoma employee on delicious smelling microwave in corner of the store
I’m not going to sit here and go back and forth.
— Second hand bookstore person not wanting to argue over a dollar
— Lily
For several weeks of shows.
— Iron & Wine, “Such Great Heights”
Dorian went on to point out the dangers of the “standardized” interpretations that were likely to accompany the rise of the record performance: with the ease of hearing how another artist had done it, the musician would lose his own, clean, untarnished inspiration.
— Sara Fishko, “Music In Good Company,” Pentagram Papers 40: Time Signature
He’s an asshole.
— GK on Arthur Carter*
You can be honest.
— Mark Utay on the dryness of the chicken