@nina Well, that's a first, I guess. Shows that even famous composers don't know it all.
Never pay any attention to what critics say. Remember, a statue has never been set up in honour of a critic!
– Jean Sibelius
Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you’re scared to death.
– Harold Wilson
"...suddenly it feels as if society is tightening up again. There’s a new authoritarianism creeping back into politics. It’s not history repeating itself – I don’t think it ever does – but the same themes crop up in new versions.
We seem to be in a moment where British nostalgia and reverence for a certain aristocratic past feels uniquely powerful. It’s concerning. Nostalgia can be sentimental, but it can also be used to exclude or dominate."
“I work at a walk-in health centre. The #coronavirus super-worriers are a problem” | Anonymous | Opinion | The Guardian
The #media hysteria bears much of the blame for this.
I’ve been fascinated by the #MandelbrotSet since I first saw an article about it in around #1985 and went to an exhibition about it at the #University of #Leeds. The particular #animation is particularly mesmerizing with the colour scheme chosen and lasts for three hours! I bet you can guess what happens at the end…
Note the #magnification factor at the end.
Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.
– John Lennon
@LienRag I think it's based on a WWII propaganda phrase which was "Dig for Victory" although I could be wrong and also "Keep Calm and Carry On".
@a_breakin_glass Perhaps so.
@a_breakin_glass Typing, maybe also.
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