Kurt Vonnegut Urges Young People to Make Art and “Make Your Soul Grow”

Kurt Vonnegut Urges Young People to Make Art and “Make Your Soul Grow”

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Tulips in Ottawa
When I’m reading, I’m looking for something to steal. Readers ask me all the time the traditional question ‘Where do you get your ideas from?” I reply: ‘We are all having ideas all the time. But I’m on the lookout for them. You’re not.’
- Philip Pullman on stealing like an artist (via austinkleon)

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Lily Allen | SHEEZUS

Riri (Rihanna) is’nt scared of Katy Perry’s roaring, Queen B’s gone back to the drawing, Lorde smells blood, yeah, she’s about to slay you, kid ain’t one to fuck with, when she’s only on her debut. We’re all watching Gaga lolohaha, dying for the art, so really she’s a martyr, 2nd best will never cut it for the divas, give me that crown, bitch. I WANNA BE SHEEZUS.”


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Improve Your Resume with This Simple Formula Recommended by Google

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If we grew our own food, we wouldn’t waste a third of it as we do today. If we made our own tables and chairs, we wouldn’t throw them out the moment we changed the interior decor. If we had to clean our own drinking water, we probably wouldn’t contaminate it.
- Mark Boyle (via explore-everywhere)

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The Girl You Wish You Hadn’t Started a Conversation With at a Party

I miss her.

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Prince George was like, “You bring the future king this paltry offering?”

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Pigeons wore old-fashioned, time-delayed cameras to take photos during World War 1! You can see the wing tips is some of the photos. It ended up not being very useful, and the practice was quickly discontinued, but it works! Read more

Also, 34 pigeons have been decorated with the ‘Dickin Medal,’ the medal given to animals that were of great service during the war!

Pigeon war heroes because birds!



"Do you remember the saddest moment of your life?""Probably sitting at the kitchen table with my dad, an hour after my mother died, realizing we had to figure out what we were going to do for lunch."
We have to be constantly jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.
- Kurt Vonnegut


I want a marriage like this.

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