Sage Advice from The Chef Says
A continuation in a "Words of Wisdom" series that has already delivered the compelling "The Designer Says" and "The Filmmaker Says," Princeton Architectural Press is now offering insight from within one of the most-consumed but perhaps least considered...
If This Isn't Nice, What Is?
One of the most influential voices in contemporary literary history also happened to be pitch-perfect with advice. "If This Isn't Nice, What Is?" compiles Kurt Vonnegut's graduation speech wisdom in a collection of enduring missives capable of inspiration...
The Filmmaker Says
Hot off the Princeton Architectural Press is "The Filmmaker Says," a collection of quotes from the people who envisioned (and then brought to life) history-making films, from Charlie Chaplin to Kathryn Bigelow to Akira Kurasawa. Their words, compiled...
Mark Twain's Advice for Little Girls
Mark Twain's witty advice to little girls was originally given out by the legendary author in 1865, and then lovingly retold in Italian in 2010 by illustrator Vladimir Radunsky. When Maria Popova, the brains behind the website Brain Pickings, stumbled...
The Designer Says
"I just want to make beautiful things, even if nobody cares." - Saul Bass Framed as a call-and-response between designers, "The Designer Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom" delivers hundreds of quotable blurbs from the industry's leading...
Damn Good Advice (For People With Talent!)
George Loisâ€”the 80 year old former Esquire art directorâ€”has set out to school young creatives with his life experience. "Damn Good Advice (For People With Talent!)" is rife with personal anecdotes from a true icon of the Advertising Creative Revolution...
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