Category Archive: quotations

Seeing with your own sound

People, go to listen or read This American Life’s episode “Batman”. “I talked to mothers whose blind kids were pulled off of playground equipment. And perhaps the most chilling thing is the fact… Continue reading

Birthday panic

A week ago I happened to find the Up Series. It’s a documentary series directed by Michael Apted who has followed the lives of 14 British children by interviewing them once in every… Continue reading

The art of the battle cry

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Just for kids

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If you were not afraid

By now I assume everyone has seen somewhere a poster or a mug or a notebook or an iPhone case that says: KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON. The history behind these posters keeps… Continue reading

The extent to which something is probable

“It was silly, but you had to believe these things were possible. Just beyond your sight, life might be moving in ways that were moments away from being revealed to you. It was… Continue reading

A secret special skill

“Falling in love for the first time is a completely transcendent experience. It’s like eating pizza-flavored ice cream. Your brain can’t even process that level of joy. Love makes people do crazy things… Continue reading