slides for adults are just amazing.
my scientist boyfriend is always going on about how he wants a discovery slide going out the window of the lab… in ad agency land that would translate to a new business win slide. no matter how you look at it, going down a slide and running outside into the world to celebrate would just makes life’s victories even better.
Slide at Maison Martin Margiela Beijing
It is only in our decisions that we are important.
You know it’s very hard to maintain a theory in the face of life that comes crashing about you.
it’s a long one, but well worth it. a fascinating lecture at stanford university from macarthur fellow robert sapolsky.
We must not allow ourselves to become like the system we oppose.
We’re brought up in a culture that tells us, “you are what you do.” When people say, “Tell me about yourself”, we immediately talk about career, as if that is a complete and perfect definition of who and what we are.
That is what we are supposed to do when we are at our best - make it all up - but make it up so truly that later it will happen that way.
Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you.
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
And Picasso adds, do you suppose Michael Angelo would have been grateful for a gift of a piece of renaissance furniture, no he wanted a Greek coin.