Benvenuto Cellini - Perseus with the Head of Medusa, 1545
Photo by TuAnh Nguyen
I sat in front of this while eating the most delicious and expensive croissant of my lifetime.
Jack Kerouac’s hand-drawn cross-country road trip map from ‘On the Road’
"The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense."
Thomas Edison, as quoted in Experience, Evidence, and Sense: The Hidden Cultural Legacy of English. But Edison had a fourth secret: sleep. (via explore-blog)
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So yesterday my mother, her work friend, my great-aunt, our family friend Sue, and I all accidentally impersonated Baltimore Sun food critics and got over $100 worth of free food from an upscale Chevy Chase eatery. Today, my legs are literally so sore from my Monday workout that I can’t even go down the stairs at any reasonable human speed. Karma is a bitch.