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Posts tagged "imperfection"

Dec 27, 2012
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When you do something exactly wrong, you always turn up something.
— Andy Warhol, POPism

Sep 30, 2012
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In order for connection to happen, we have to allow ourselves to be seen — really seen.

May 23, 2011
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Actually, he’s an imperfectionist.
— Brad Pitt, on Terrence Malick (via)

Jun 22, 2009
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In our time, many of us have been taught to strive for an insane perfection that means nothing. To get wholeness, you must try instead to strive for [the kind of perfection] where things that don’t matter are left rough and unimportant, and the things that really matter are given deep attention. This is a perfection that seems imperfect. But it is a far deeper thing.
— Christopher Alexander, “The Perfection of Imperfection”
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