A few more finals and then I can have a blackberry margarita :)
“ In Britain, students don’t begin paying off their loans until they find stable employment, and the cost is in proportion to their earnings. Australia similarly ties the cost of paying off the loan to the income of the graduate. In Denmark, education is considered a right by the people and an investment by the government, and is therefore free. Some students are even offered a stipend by the government to defray costs. Norway has a similar system of higher education, and in Sweden, students pay only a small fee.
In America? The university is considered a commodity, one that can easily be purchased by the wealthy, but not the poor. These approaches represent a fundamentally different cultural attitude: elsewhere, education is a public good, an investment or a right; in the U.S., it’s a privilege reserved for wealthy elites. ”
You know how people buy drinks for girls in bars? Why can’t people do that in book stores? Like if I’m looking at a novel in Barnes and Noble and some person walks up to me and strikes up a conversation and offers to buy the book for me there is a lot better chance of that working out in their favor
you would have my number so instantly it’s not even funny
“ I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person. ”
Oscar Wilde (via psych-facts)
“ A woman is not written in braille, you don’t have to touch her to know her. ”
Histology Dessert Plates by Emily Evans.
I always thought that histology was one of the more interesting laboratory courses we had to take. Unless we went into something like medical laboratory sciences or pathology, we most likely would never look under a microscope again; that is a shame, considering how beautiful histological slices can be.