Aug 27, 2014
Eggs should be hot out of the hen, then cooled or cooked.
Julia Child, quoted by Pinto at Democratic Underground
Aug 27, 2014
We are happy when we have family, we are happy when we have friends and almost all the other things we think make us happy are actually just ways of getting more family and friends.
Dan Gilbert, quoted by Belle Beth Cooper in Buffer
Aug 27, 2014
Sometimes it helps to picture Twitter as a network of overlapping concentric circles—made bigger by retweets, modified tweets, interactions, faving, hate-faving, subtweeting, snarking, trolling, etc., etc., until they get so big and the network gets so crowded that you can’t see the circles themselves anymore.
Adrienne LaFrance and Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic
Aug 27, 2014
I realize that your e-degree in Know-it-All-ogy is impressive to some but I’ll pass.
Heidi, Attack of the Sugar Monster FAQ 
Aug 24, 2014
Glutens, starches and malts were not given the remotest opportunity to convert to their digestible potentials, in a sickly anti-nutrient-laden, gluepot stew.
 I. N. Cognito, Nourished Magazine
Aug 6, 2014

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Aug 6, 2014
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
C.G. Jung (via wordsnquotes)

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Aug 4, 2014
Each time we don’t say what we wanna say, we’re dying.
Yoko Ono (via fawnesia)

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Aug 2, 2014
I think that a huge problem is people who read comics and don’t understand the point of superheroes, which is to be the best version of yourself. You love Captain America? Well, you know what Captain America would never do? Go online anonymously and shit on a girl for having an opinion.
Brian Michael Bendis, quoted by Alan Scherstuhl in The Village Voice 
Aug 2, 2014
Greyhound is the frozen burrito of transportation!
Commenter pierre mclopez, Flyertalk
Jul 25, 2014
He wanted laborers to think of themselves as poets, and poets to think of themselves as laborers.

Edward McClelland on “Oil Can Eddie” Sadlowski, Salon

Jul 25, 2014
My mission is a combination of two things: taking the survivors who made it through a plague on a trip down memory lane where we can enjoy the soundtrack of our youth, and then turning younger guys onto this great music who might otherwise never have known about it — whether or not they have the wherewithal to know that they even have a gay heritage, given how mainstream gay people are becoming.
Bus Station John, quoted by Pete Kane in SF Weekly
Jul 25, 2014
Woolly minded people write woolly memos, woolly letters and woolly speeches.
David Ogilvy, “How to Write
Jul 22, 2014
If you and your husband are using the same yeast supply and are making bread in the same kitchen, and his dough always rises while yours sometimes fails, then it may just be the cussedness of things in general.
John Francis, commenter on Chowhound
Jul 22, 2014
You cannot fall, you are noble. The universe is a part of you and you a part of it. And every piece of it is made of science and magic. Every part of you is science and magic.
Anis Mojgani (via nerdlife1)

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