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Often at night I sit at my window and regard the stars. Sometimes I think they’re my stars … I think I shall be a star someday.
The Quintessence of Quaintness In One Act
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If you ever want to know what perfection sounds like. 

(Source: Spotify)

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Duke Ellington & band

April 1955

Jacksonville, Florida.

Photo by Charlotte Brooks for Look Magazine (“A Living Legend Swings On”) via farm2turntable


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DAN: When you do interviews, you’re faced with the choice to either be the most boring person on earth or just get ridiculous things written about you from time to time
JOSH HOROWITZ: Sometimes it might be good to be boring
DAN: It might be but I just get bored of myself

                                [Happy 25th Birthday Daniel Radcliffe! (23 July 1989)]

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It’s an interesting game played by interesting people.

Clint Hurdle on baseball

via @castrovince

(via mightyflynn)

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My life used to be full of everything. Now if you aren’t with me I haven’t a thing in the world.
Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms (via man-of-prose)
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Lewiston Daily Sun: Sportswriters are often criticized for taking sports too seriously. Do you agree with that?

Roger Angell: No, I think our trouble is that we don’t take sports seriously enough. I mean, we’re always trying to turn sports into something else—into entertainment, or into…

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Polo Grounds

July 3, 1914

New York, New York

Original b&w photo from the NY Heritage Digital Collections - colorized by therealbsmile