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35 Quotes On How To Care Less About What Others Think

“The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages.” ― Virginia Woolf<p>“A dame that knows the ropes isn’t likely to get tied up.” ― Mae West<p>“You …

Motivation

What You Need to Eat to Get Faster and Go Longer

A guide to carbs, protein, and hydration for athletes who need fuel for the long haul<p>The more we know about nutrition, the more confused we get. It’s natural to assume that if a diet is good for one thing, it must be good for everything.<p>Thus, a healthy diet—however you define “healthy”—should also …

Our Mega Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach: Part 6 - PAPER

The Rubell Family Collection (95 NW 29th Street, Miami) -- and the Rubell family -- celebrate two big occasions this year: the 20th anniversary of their incredible contemporary art collection and the 50th anniversary of Don and Mera's marriage. From December 3rd to May 29th, they will be showing …

Psychology: How many senses do we have?

We often talk of having five senses as a universal truth. In reality, there may be more – or fewer – depending on the way you look at the question. Christian Jarrett explains the controversy.<p>Some myths about the brain, such as the idea we only use 10% of our grey matter, are notorious, especially …

What Bill Gates' Kids Do with their Allowance

Scott Eells—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Tomohiro Ohsumi—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Noah Berger—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Microsoft/Corbis<p>Robert …

Eye-Popping Jewelry Designed by Postmodern Architects

Peter Eisenman, Hans Hollein, and Robert Venturi join Ettore Sottsass and more in Rizzoli's 1980s paean to postmodern jewelry design.<p>Monica Khemsurov and Jill Singer of Sight Unseen—two design editors profiled way back in Dwell's 2010 roundup of young tastemakers—have an eye for the cutting-edge. …

Avant-garde

The Geopolitics of Oil Promotes Islamic Fundamentalism. Ben Affleck's Political Correctness Doesn't. Tell Sam Harris.

"But what about the billions in weapons we give to Saudi Arabia, the most extreme example of everything Sam Harris advocates against, doesn't this undermine..."<p>Straw Man!<p>Non Sequitur!<p>If those are your first impressions of the headline, or of this article, take a moment to look at the geopolitics of …

'I was terrified we'd lose all our money': banks tell US customers they won't work with Americans

Angry Canadians are rare. But Patricia Moon qualifies.<p>Until 2012, Moon was actually an American – albeit one who had lived in Canada for 32 years. She settled in so well that in 2008, she added Canadian citizenship to her US one.<p>But Moon cut ties with America three years ago, after new banking laws …

Grammar Made Easy - How to Use a Semicolon vs. Colon

The main role for a semicolon is to separate something and illustrate their close relation. Here are some tips,<p>The semicolon separates two main …

Mid-Century Modern Illustration

I love mid-century modern architecture and design with its super modern and futuristic look with a vintage flare. This antagonistic feel might be …

Meet the Jewelry Industry's Next Superstars

A new generation of up-and-coming jewelry designers is redefining cool with both sparkling creations and head-turning personal style.<p>A new generation of up-and-coming jewelry designers is redefining cool with both sparkling creations and head-turning personal style.

25 Ways to Ask Your Kids 'So How Was School Today?' Without Asking Them 'So How Was School Today?'

This year, Simon is in fourth grade and Grace is in first grade, and I find myself asking them every day after school, "So how was school today?"<p>And every day I get an answer like "fine" or "good," which doesn't tell me a whole lot.<p>AND I WANT TO KNOW A WHOLE LOT!!!!<p>Or at least get a full sentence. …

Bibby Sowray

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Fashion Journalism

How To Dress Like An Olsen Twin

This week’s illustrated how-to is dedicated to the world’s most famous and stylish twins: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who went from child actors to …

Articles about geometric-lighting-new-zealand’s-resident on Dwell.com - Dwell

YLighting recently alerted us to the new energy-efficient lighting designs they're carrying online.<p>A family provides some real world experience for a group of architects in training.<p>In a new weekly feature, we're looking to our online community to highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on …

New York City

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Simply Put, Some Of Us Are Born Leaders, And The Rest Of Us Just Follow

By Logan Hooks,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1jbLLo1<p>In high school, I took a class called “Leadership” (most vague class name in the history of …

The Locals ♥ Tiany

Design Travel Guide: Cape Town, South Africa

Taking the reigns as 2014’s Design Capital of The Year, Cape Town is happening. Between Design Indaba and a host of local designers, artisans, and architects, we've put together a list of a few of our favorite spots to visit in this magical city.<p>Honored with the title of World Design Capital 2014, …

South Africa