Rimasi nella sala d’aspetto del dentista, che era molto affollata....– A. Mahler, Gustav Mahler. Ricordi e lettere (via danielaranieri)
tHE waY we were
otherthanme: I was listening to David Byrne’s radio playlist of the month and I have been easily swayed by these words: The revolution in Czechoslovakia was dubbed The Velvet Revolution, and one had to assume that it was, at least partly, in honor of the band, as Václav Havel was a fan. Years later, I ran into Lou on the street in NY, and he invited me to meet Mr. Havel at a Moroccan (I...
His design decisions, Mr. Jobs explained, were shaped by his understanding of...– Without Its Master of Design, Apple Will Face Many Challenges
When I learned of an essay of Heidegger’s called “The Age of the World View,”...– From Stanley Cavell’s preface to The World Viewed (via emissions)
placidiappunti: Ad un tavolo, la Vita, il Tempo, la Giovinezza, l’Amore giocano a carte: la Vita: “passo” il Tempo: “passo” la Giovinezza: “passo” L’Amore: “passo” Gettano le carte e se ne vanno. Sipario. (Achille Campanile)
Intanto a Londra
“Anecdotal evidence suggests that in other cities hit by Monday night’s violence, communities were last night preparing to defend themselves. On Amazon sales of baseball bats and truncheons rocketed overnight. Sales of one aluminium bat increased 65-fold in a day, albeit from low initial sales, while a truncheon jumped from a sales rank of 5,973 to 136.” guardian