To wake, and hear a cockDawn - Philip Larkin
Out of the distance crying,
To pull the curtains back
And see the clouds flying -
How strange it is
For the heart to be loveless, and cold as these.
B.J. Novak on The Office and his Fringe show One More Thing (via falulatonks)
Mindy Kaling became [B.J. Novak’s] on-off girlfriend, their loggerhead relationship mirroring that of their characters and continuing with his work on her sitcom, The Mindy Project.
Back then, “it never occurred to us. It was Greg who couldn’t get enough of our rows and put them in the show,” Novak says. “With a little distance, I can see what was so funny, that we were always fighting about everything, especially creatively, but were always together. People that are inseparable but can’t get along is very funny. And in a strange way, very romantic.”
Too many people have this deep-seated fear that if they ask for help, they will be thought less of. In my view, they’ll be thought more of.Hilary Clinton (via creatingaquietmind)
We tortured some folks.President Barack Obama, talking about the United States in the immediate aftermath of 9/11. He was commenting on a Senate investigation on CIA interrogation techniques. (via officialssay)
Bush: “This government does not torture people.”
Obama: “We tortured some folks.”
“A women walks in the Musée du Louvre, alone.
The museum is completely empty.
We follow this young woman in her dreamlike journey through the different rooms of the museum, between amazement and beauty, art and poetry.”