We live in a culture that rewards jackhammers.
— Paul quoting Liz Gilbert on Good Morning America
Len met Jan in an elevator at the law firm, where he gallantly assisted her after her keys fell through a crack in the shaft. Jan was drawn to Len’s intellect, his handsome smile and his love of adventure.
Mix it all together and what’d ya got? Mix it all together with a COCO-MAT!
— Lily
Snapshots lack photography’s coding as “art,” a coding which puts people on guard for manipulation.
— Matthew Allen, “Screenshot Aesthetic,” MOS Selected Works
Without lamps, there’d be no light.
— Bender, The Breakfast Club
It’s like the Central Park of America!
— Lily on Kansas
You know how it is.
— Ken on staying up doing a personal project
But she’s gonna grow up! Once I was two and a half.
— Almost seven year old speaking to father of two and a half year old on the subway
— Joe Scanlan
Trunk fish babies
— Lily’s Google Image search
I’m a cop.
— Frank Fitzpatrick (Rusty’s partner) responding with great comedic timing to Robert’s question (directed at Lily and me) of what we did
That’s hilarious.
— Maria Hassabi after I asked her to sign my museum program. David gave me the pen.
They wouldn’t imagine that we were still here in this building.
— Lily in the Hotel Belleclaire
Choose a record.
— Third Rail Projects performer, The Grand Paradise
Everyone always turns that way.
— X-ray technician on turning onto back when it should be belly
Jamie Dimon.
— Uncle Mike
Gear shift!
— Henry’s fake fist bump
Hell of a damn grave. Wish it were mine.
— Royal Tenenbaum, The Royal Tenenbaums
I remember when I was little, the first dream I had, I don’t think I was even asleep!
— Lily
Do you want it to be good, or do you want it to be yours?
— Tom Yates, “Chapter 48,” House Of Cards