metanoia

A rhetorical term for the act of self-correction in speech or writing.
May involve amplifying or retracting, strengthening or weakening a prior statement.

bepeu:

me: *looks at my bank account*
me: ‘there are no facts, only interpretations’ - nietzsche

(via thestorycanresume)

mrblacklauren:

Artist In Residence, No. 13

Cy Twombly, Rome, 1966

'I think space is for paintings, for looking at paintings. Paintings 'hold' in that kind of rectilinear space, which contains the energy of the works…'

Photographed by Horst P. Horst for Vogue.

Those tiled floors tho.

(Source: guildhall, via nickelcobalt)

theeconomist:

Justice denied?: Civil-justice reform in Italy is pressing—and difficult. The sluggishness of civil justice is a big reason why the Italian economy is still not growing. According to the World Bank’s “Doing Business” survey, it is harder to enforce a contract in Italy than in Haiti and over 100 other countries.

Oh for fuck’s sake. COME ON ITALY, HAITI??

theeconomist:

Justice denied?: Civil-justice reform in Italy is pressing—and difficult. The sluggishness of civil justice is a big reason why the Italian economy is still not growing. According to the World Bank’s “Doing Business” survey, it is harder to enforce a contract in Italy than in Haiti and over 100 other countries.

Oh for fuck’s sake. COME ON ITALY, HAITI??