1. If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issuance of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the people of all their property until their children will wake up homeless on the continent their fathers conquered.
    — Thomas Jefferson
  3. Jersey Shore will have more seasons than Arrested Development. Hope you’re proud of yourselves, humanity.
    — Gizmodo’s Jason Chen
  4. No matter how I struggle and strive,
    I’ll never get out of this world alive.
    — Hank Williams, Sr.
    — Anonymous graffiti, Paris 1968
  6. Genius is no more than childhood recaptured at will, childhood equipped now with man’s physical means to express itself, and with the analytical mind that enables it to bring order into the sum of experience, involuntarily amassed.
    — Charles Baudelaire
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  8. I think perfection is ugly. Somewhere in the things humans make, I want to see scars, failure, disorder, distortion.
    — Yohji Yamamoto (via scarymansion)
  9. To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.
    — Kurt Vonnegut