Saturday, December 19, 2009


"Style is a simple way of saying complicated things."
-Jean Cocteau

"Design is not making beauty. Beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love."
-Louis Kahn

"It is better to fail in originality that to succeed in imitation."
-Benjamin Franklin

"The details are not details. They make the design."
-Charles Eames


"It's better to light the candle than curse the darkness."
-Eleanor Roosevelt

Friday, December 18, 2009


"Worse is a sign it's almost over. Cheer up Captain."
-Eliza Doolittle - My Fair Lady

Thursday, December 10, 2009


"But for all the potential tales of woe that they suggest, scars are also signposts of optimism. If your body is game enough to knit itself back together after a hard physical lesson, to make scar tissue, that means you're still alive, means you're on the path toward healing."
-Dana Jenning

Monday, December 7, 2009


"There is in every woman's heart, a spark of heavenly fire, which lies dormant in the broad daylight of prosperity, but which kindles up and beams and blazes in the dark hour of adversity." -Washington Irving


“We started by talking to the beggars and we said at what point did you start to beg?”- Muhammad Yunnis.