“You are beautiful, but you are empty. No one could die for you.”
— Antoine de Saint-ExpuĂ©ry, The Little Prince

What are you not doing to make something more important possible?

By Sean McCabe

“There once was a man named McSweeny / Who spilled lots of gin on his weeney / So just to be couth he added vermouth / And slipped his best girl a martini.”
Apparently recited by Christopher Hitchens
“I’d lived very badly in New York and I knew I could take it. Once you know you can take a hard time, you’re not afraid of it anymore.”
— Louie C.K., on being broke
“If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.”
— Ernest Hemingway, Death in the Afternoon
“There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it.”
— Ernest Hemingway, Death in the Afternoon
“One of the greatest research libraries in the world will become a glorified internet cafe.”
This guy, on Humans of New York
“My daughter Jessica said to me, not very many days ago, ‘I think we should all want to be Hufflepuffs.’”
— J.K. Rowling

Q

Anonymous asked:

That Agosta quote is actually by Mia Hamm.

A

I stand corrected, thanks! Keeping sources legit, just another day in the life of Anonymous.

“Canadian hockey players always find a way to get along.”
— Carey Price, on Team Canada at Sochi 2014