The name Coco Chanel is synonymous with fashion. One of the most significant designers in history, she revolutionized women’s clothing and created timeless pieces such as the “ Little Black Dress ” and the Chanel suit. By far, she is the only designer to be hailed as one of theRead More →

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Square Sayings creates funny quotes written on squares in which it is easy to recognize oneself. Becoming more and more popular on the internet, and especially on Instagram where this ironic artistic project has more than 60K subscribers, followers of these funny little sentences can also purchase their favourite «mantra».Read More →

For the last two years, I have shared some of my favourite quotes from the past year that have inspired me or made me think deeper about a subject. I wanted to provide some for this year as well. Have an amazing 2019! 2017 2018 Believe in yourself, take onRead More →

This is a personal collection of quotes I came across throughout 2018 while reading books, blogs, and other resources. Enjoy! Quote 1 “Fall in love with a problem, not a specific solution” — Laura Javier, Product Designer at Instagram Quote 2 “I learned to sell the problem before the solutionRead More →

There was huge discrimination against race, ethnicity, and gender in the 70s, marking this point in history as the time of the great divide between generations from the late 60s and 70s. Marianne Williamson was in her mid-twenties when this wave of the hippie movement, conservative backlash, and school dropoutsRead More →

The world is standing on its toes, trying to see the truth.  It is safe to say when you want to fool the world, tell the truth.  Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it.  It has been said, a truth that is told with bad intentRead More →

Do you ever get tired of seeing people posting motivational stuff on social media? Well, you’re not the only one – someone even created a whole Instagram account dedicated to posting ‘unspirational’ quotes and it’s absolutely hilarious. Source: 30+ ‘Unspirational’ Quotes For Those Who Are Tired Of Inspirational Quotes (NewRead More →

There is a difference between a house and a home. A house is merely a structure, while a home is personal and enhances our life, shaped by its residents. It expresses how we see ourselves, where we’ve been and what we value. It is a place of shelter, memories, happiness,Read More →

A lot of people are known for building up their careers with passion and grit. But not a lot of people are known for building a career with the same passion and grit while inspiring others along the way. One of those men, who is brilliant and inspirational, was bornRead More →

Born on March 25, 1934, in Toledo, Ohio , Gloria Steinem has been an advocate of women’s rights since the 1960s. She is a writer, editor, lecturer, and social activist. She is also a breast cancer survivor. Steinem celebrated her 83rd birthday this year. Source: 30 Powerful Gloria Steinem QuotesRead More →

Having a motivational wallpaper on your desktop is a necessity. There are moments when you need something to inspire you and an inspirational wallpaper can do a lot of good and offer you encouragement when you need it most. The number of people using computers and laptops has increased tremendouslyRead More →

Virginia Woolf is undeniably one of the most renowned modernist literary figures in history. To this day, Woolf continues to be a significant icon in the world of literature. Her authority and image continue to be claimed (or challenged) in various debates about gender, race, feminism, art, politics, and otherRead More →

A message I keep telling my kids. Source: Make Your Own LuckRead More →

An apprentice in his teens to Matthew Brady, Timothy H. O’Sullivan (c. 1840-82) became one of the most important chroniclers of the American Civil War. The images captured during the conflict represent a seismic shift in the role of photojournalism in the United States. O’Sullivan was one of ten photographersRead More →

It’s a moment that every creative dreads, yet most have faced at one point or another—artist’s block. In these situations, it’s easy to be hard on ourselves and wallow in pity, waiting for inspiration to strike. But the reality is, hard work and diligence is what moves you further alongRead More →

These mouth-watering eclairs for Little Artwork Eclair were styled by Olga Drach and shot by Evgenia Drach of Photokitchen, a creative studio in Kiev, Ukraine focused on food video and photography. Incorporating whimsical objects such as bright-coloured trucks and flowers, the duo prove that the luscious desserts aren’t just deliciousRead More →

The great neurologist Oliver Sacks on the building blocks of personhood and how narrative threads our identity together.Read More →

The late, great Ursula K. Le Guin on art, storytelling, and the power of language to transform and redeem.Read More →

Audre Lorde, in the wake of her cancer diagnosis, on turning fear into fire for art, activism, and life, in excerpts from her diaries.Read More →

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When you make room for the silence and solitude you also make room for light.
Every person has three lives; the first is preparation for the second; the second is preparation for the third.Read More →