Internet Wonders

Random things I found online. Things that struck a chord. Things that are beautiful. Things that shaped my worldview.


Video Essays. Arts. Random stuff.

Alain de Botton on Love


THE FEYNMAN SERIES - Honours ... and the Sagan Series, by Reid Gower


The Past We Can Never Return To – The Anthropocene Reviewed - by Kurzgesagt + John Green


GRIS - for its soundtrack. By Nomada Studio


The School of Life. Or maybe this.


Instruction Manual for Life


Satoshi Kon - Editing Space & Time - Every Frame a Painting


Arcane


"Never go back to the carpet store."


Articles

Cities and Ambition

http://www.paulgraham.com/cities.html

"I tried living in Florence when I was 25, thinking it would be an art center, but it turned out I was 450 years too late."


Keep Your Identity Small

http://www.paulgraham.com/identity.html

"... people don't feel they need to have any particular expertise to have opinions about it. All they need is strongly held beliefs, and anyone can have those."


What You Can't Say

http://paulgraham.com/say.html

"... the statements that make people maddest are those they worry might be true."


Taste for Makers

http://www.paulgraham.com/taste.html

"Your parents taught you to ignore taste. After dinning into you that taste is merely a matter of personal preference, they took you to the museum and told you that you should pay attention because Leonardo is a great artist."