Friday, March 23, 2012
De Alto Cedro, voy para Marcan.
Llego a Cueto, voy para Mayari.
— Buena Vista Social Club, “Chan Chan”
Thursday, March 22, 2012
That was really tricky, I didn’t like that.
— Woman at Centre Pompidou
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
What he’s doing doesn’t seem rational, which makes me think it’s rational in a way I’m not privy to.
— Foreman, “Better Half," House
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Why did she seem so abstracted?
— James Joyce, The Dead
Monday, March 19, 2012
But go slowly, so you do it right.
— Korczak Ziolkowski via The New York Times
Sunday, March 18, 2012
Memorials cannot any longer commemorate death and destruction in the name of noble causes, but must somehow affirm the ultimate value of human life, under whatever name it goes.
— Leebeus Woods, “Celebrating Death”
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Architecture as a kind of thought experiment… Is what we think of as outward reality nothing more than the physical manifestation of information?
— Darcy Frey, “Crowded House," New York Times Magazine: June 8, 2008
Friday, March 16, 2012
Looking for the places only they would know.
— Simon & Garfunkel, “The Boxer”
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Subway walls and tenement halls.
— Simon & Garfunkel, “The Sound of Silence”
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
You want all those seams to be visible.
— Nicole Elder
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The answer is you have to get over it, because that’s life.
— Michael Meredith
Monday, March 12, 2012
I do not know why I marvel at them so, when there is nothing on earth that forgetfulness does not fade, memory alter, and when no one knows what sort of image the future may translate it into.
— Jorge Luis Borges, “Mutations”
Sunday, March 11, 2012
Locked in a deadly three dimensional contest of hide and seek, played out over immense distances.
— David Attenborough,“Open Oceans,” The Blue Planet
Saturday, March 10, 2012
Alright fellas, lets go and say a prayer for a boy who couldn’t run as fast as I could.
— Jerry Connolly, Angels with Dirty Faces
Friday, March 9, 2012
Strength and poetry.
— Leebeus Woods, “Theoharis David’s Built Ideas”
Thursday, March 8, 2012
That act of how you choose is important… and it means something.
— Michael Meredith
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Fills the alleys where men sleep.
Hides the shepherd from the sheep.
— Simon & Garfunkel, “Bleecker Street"
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
— Chika Okeke-Agulu
Monday, March 5, 2012
I will said the Earth.
— Simon & Garfunkel, “Sparrow"
Sunday, March 4, 2012
Even so, he unconsciously misrepresented the idea.
— David P. Billington, The Tower and the Bridge