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Daily Inspiration

Daily Inspiration: Felix Gonzalez-Torres and His Short, Sweet Advice

"I was in love. I was afraid. I was hopeful."

Daily Inspiration: Edward McKnight Kauffer on Getting Started

"I pick up a book. I lay it down. I look out of the window."

Daily Inspiration: ‘F**k You. Pay me.’

Perfect.

Daily Inspiration: ‘Breaking Bad’ Creator Vince Gilligan on Sealing Yourself Off

"...you can have a quiet, hermetically sealed clean room to work in..."

Daily Inspiration: Agnes Martin Knows About Artists, Fear, and Pride

"Pride blinds you. It destroys everything on the way in."

Daily Inspiration: William Morris Talks Beauty and Function

A rule for designers, art lovers and hoarders to live by.

Daily Inspiration: 29 Ways to Stay Creative

You should definitely bookmark this post for next time you you feel like your creative juices have dried up.

Daily Inspiration: Anne Lamott’s Sand Castles

"Another part of us thinks we'll figure out a way to divert the ocean"

Daily Inspiration: A Short Film by Pierre Ducos

nuff said?

Daily Inspiration: Jim Jarmusch on the Mainstream

"The things in the margins are more moving to me."

Daily Inspiration: The Grateful Dead’s Sound as Art

"The music played the band."

Daily Inspiration: 4 Artists and their Lists of Commandments

Thou shalt always be awesome.

How ‘Adventure Time’ Taught Alexis Ohanian that Sucking at First is Okay

"Dude, suckin' at somethin' is the first step towards bein' sorta good at somethin'."

Daily Inspiration: Charles Eames Likes Interesting People (Like You)

"Eventually everything connects — people, ideas, objects..."

Daily Inspiration: Sam Shepard on Starting Out as an Artist

"All your weapons are out. It’s like you’re going into battle."

Daily Inspiration: Chuck Wendig on Branding

"Be a person. Find your voice. Let your voice be the thing that identifies you."

Daily Inspiration: Akira Kurosawa on Searching

" To be an artist means never to look away."

Daily Inspiration: Ian McEwan’s Magical Moments

"...they give us a glimpse of what we might be, of our best selves,"

Daily Inspiration: Chris Lozos on Women Designers

"The role of women designers is completely in their own hands unless they create a self fulfilling prophesy."

Daily Inspiration: Robert A. Heinlein and His Competent Characters

"Specialization is for insects."

Daily Inspiration: Richard Dawkins Will Make You Feel Better (and Worse)

"...some people are going to get hurt, other people are going to get lucky,"

Daily Inspiration: The Controlled Composition of Wes Anderson’s Films

Symmetry.

Daily Inspiration: Leonard E. Read has Faith in the Pencil

This faith will be confirmed.

Daily Inspiration: Austin Kleon on ‘Finding the Time’

"Don’t say you don’t have enough time."