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Sep 23

"I’m not going to sit on my laurels and say I was an executive making six figures and traveling the world," he tells Hymowitz. "I tell people I demonstrate food and I do short-order cooking. I don’t mind saying it. What’s important is that I can work today."

& why ”the concept of Retirement may prove to be a short-term phenomenon.” via npr


Sep 4

extend yourself intellectually through courses that initially frighten you

J.D. Watson on advice to grad students


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Feb 18
“Sometimes, I feel so stupid,
and dull,
and uncreative
that I am amazed when people tell me differently.”
Sylvia Plath  (via ariellavolpe)

(via miss-a-note-or-forget-a-line)


Jan 31

“Life is not a spectator sport. If you’re going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you’re wasting your life. “ - Jackie Robinson

“Life is not a spectator sport. If you’re going to spend your whole life in the grandstand just watching what goes on, in my opinion you’re wasting your life. “ - Jackie Robinson


Jan 24
“Most people die at 25 and aren’t buried until they’re 75.” Benjamin Franklin   (via qristina)

(via klovesyou)


Dec 13

72. Romance languages

There was an inevitability about their road toward each other which encouraged meandering along the route.


Dec 5

(via thenerdbeans)


Nov 27

the less you want, the more you love.


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