June 17, 2014
Wait a minute. With the time change, I could be alive for six hours in New York, but dead three hours in Paris.
— Joe, Everyone Says I Love You
June 16, 2014
The detective only the critic.
— G. K. Chesterton, “The Blue Cross”
June 15, 2014
Back in Greece things moved because they had somewhere to go.
— Man 1, Science conversation in Brooklyn Bridge Park
June 14, 2014
Is not that strange?
— Benedick, “Much Ado About Nothing”
June 13, 2014
— Newark Penn
June 12, 2014
Now they know you’re supposed to shit 6 times a day.
— Seth Rogan, This Is The End
June 11, 2014
He’s my dog twin
June 10, 2014
And therefore he and I share this space.
— Robert Krulwich, “Things,” Radiolab
June 9, 2014
He knew, too, that soon all this would regain importance. But for now he felt strangely protected by a burning shield of fever and sleep.
— Primo Levi, “The Death of Marinese”
June 8, 2014
Does she like to cuddle?
June 7, 2014
So I’ve always wanted to see an image, want it enough to buy it, and then hang it in my house and look at it every time I walk down the hallway and have my kids look at it. Then I would change them to more ridiculous images and I would constantly revolve the images I had, whether it be photographers, or Escher, or German Expressionist woodblocks, or anything that I thought would keep their mind moving. That’s why I collect and that’s why I show.
— Graham Nash, Wisdom (Andrew Zuckerman): Love
June 6, 2014
You poop more than any human being I’ve ever met.
— Matt Gwin
June 5, 2014
Can’t put a price on a good wife, they’re hard to replace.
— Old Stan
June 4, 2014
I know of nothing that I have done for which I should be afraid to go home.
— Paulding via Edouard A. Stackpole, The Sea-Hunters: The New England Whalemen During Two Centuries 1635-1835
June 3, 2014
You know when you have a scanner and you only see what’s touching it.
June 2, 2014
Why is it that some microbes can survive the intense radiation and vacuum of space? These conditions don’t naturally occur on Earth. Maybe those bugs are telling us that their ancestors survived those same conditions in space.
— Neil deGrasse Tyson, “The Immortals,” Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
June 1, 2014
Man, what are you doing with a gun in space?
— Chick, Armageddon
May 31, 2014
Who having consider’d the body finds all its organs and parts good,
Who, out of the theory of the earth and of his or her body understands by subtle analogies all other theories.
— Walt Whitman, “Kosmos”
May 30, 2014
The thwarting of communication primarily because neither of the parties was aware that each inhabits a different perceptual world.
— Edward T. Hall, The Hidden Dimension
May 29, 2014
A new piece of furniture.