Paul Graham on How To Do What You Love →
youmightfindyourself: To do something well you have to like it. That idea is not exactly novel. We’ve got it down to four words: “Do what you love.” But it’s not enough just to tell people that. Doing what you love is complicated. The very idea is foreign to what most of us learn as kids. When I was a kid, it seemed as if work and fun were opposites by definition. Life had two states: some of...
If grains of sand are magnified 250 times
It's easy to forget the small things in life
It’s probably good to reflect each day and remember the positives, because sometimes, one can be so blinded by the stupid, awkward, unfortunate mishaps that show up throughout the day. And frankly, life’s too short to dwell on those shitty things. So today, I saw a kind doctor who spoke with a British accent, and he called me “love” in the greatest, grandfatherly way. ...
I’m most thoughtful in early mornings, or late nights. And at this moment, I realized I am able to cross out all the things on the to-do list. Yes, I was a bit behind schedule, but to each her own pace, right? —————————- Today was a wonderful day. It was my first time going to an all-american diner called Jim’s with my...
: Why I Am Not a Dumbfoundead Fan →
fascinasians: Dumbfoundead, a hip hop artist, recently released a free EP in honor of Valentine’s Day called Love Everyday. Here’s the video for the single “For You” and the lyrics: This is for my fifth grade crush My middle school make out sessions in a bus Freshman hooking with high school sluts Burning mix tapes with the bands that you loved Word.
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Stop spending time with the wrong people. – Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you. If someone wants you in their life, they’ll make room for you. You shouldn’t have to fight for a spot. Never, ever insist yourself to someone who continuously overlooks your worth. And remember, it’s not the people that stand by your side when you’re at your best, but the...
If I was your Friend, Anna May Wong.
Read about one of my role models, here.