Posts tagged "quotes"

10 Famous Quotes And Adages, Modernized

If one more person tells me to “dance like nobody’s watching,” I’m going to poop on their feet. Still, adages are kind of helpful and true and inspirational. Sigh. They

Emily Winter | November 12, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Gay Feminist High School Senior Nails Her Yearbook Quote

One of the great regrets of my life is that I didn’t make better use of my high school yearbook senior quote. After all, back then, I had no idea that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 28, 2015 - 11:50 am

7 Audrey Hepburn Quotes In Honor Of Her 86th Birthday

I’ve never been a big fan of “Breakfast At Tiffany’s” fan, but I will always be a fan of Audrey Hepburn herself. Who wouldn’t be? Aside from her incredible film…

Claire Hannum | May 4, 2015 - 4:00 pm

12 “Uplifting” Quotes To Float You Down The Frozen River Of Denial This Winter

I’ve detested winter my whole life, but since it’s inevitable whether I like it or not, I made a little project last year of trying to at least appreciate the season’s finer points.

Claire Hannum | February 19, 2015 - 9:00 am

15 Oprah Quotes To Get You Through Your Winter-Fueled Dark Night Of The Soul

Winter has reared its ugly head, everything is bleak outside, and if you’re anything like me and would rather hide under the covers until spring, we could all use a…

Claire Hannum | February 4, 2015 - 9:00 am

15 Kickass Lena Dunham Quotes To Celebrate Her New Book

Lena Dunham’s first book, Not That Kind Of Girl, is out today, and The Frisky staff is excited. If the book is anything like the writing she’s put out into the…

Claire Hannum | September 30, 2014 - 9:00 am

13 Life Lessons Learned From “The Shawshank Redemption” & “Pulp Fiction” On Their 20th Anniversary

It just so happens that two of my all-time favorite movies are both celebrating their 20th Anniversary today. “The Shawshank Redemption” made me laugh, cry, and truly appreciate the legendary…

Katie Oldenburg | September 23, 2014 - 9:30 am

10 Love Quotes That Are Actually Total B.S.

Love: It’s magic, and butterflies in your stomach, and candlelit dinners, and perfectly filtered Instagram pictures, and blah, blah, blah, blah, bleghhh.
Can we cut the crap already? Read all | July 20, 2014 - 11:30 am

15 Awesome Cheryl Strayed Quotes For A Dose Of Inspiration

I just started reading Wild by Cheryl Strayed (yes, I have been under a rock for the past few years) and am completely swept away by it. Strayed, who’s also behind the…

Claire Hannum | June 8, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Jot It Down: 10 Statement Journals With A Message

You’re an adult now. It’s time to stop jotting things down on receipts and scraps of paper you found in your junk drawer. Whether you’re a writer who always needs…

Katie Oldenburg | June 5, 2014 - 9:00 am

15 Cheerful Quotes About Spring To Help Get Your Happy On

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.” I saw this Pablo Neruda quote scrawled onto a sandwich board in Brooklyn this weekend, just as…

Claire Hannum | April 27, 2014 - 12:00 pm

7 Delicious Pieces Of Life Advice From Julia Child

One of my best talents is reading buzzed-about books 5-10 years after they come out. If you’re ever browsing at a bookstore and a woman nudges you in the arm…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 7, 2014 - 10:00 am

Morrissey Hangs With McDreamy, Berates Beyonce, Snubs Marriage

Oh Morrissey! He’s had such a busy weekend! On Friday, “The Boy With a Thorn In His Side” took to the stage at Los Angeles’ Staples Center and took Beyonce…

Julie Gerstein | March 4, 2013 - 11:20 am

Happy Birthday, Kurt Cobain: Here Are Some Of His Most Feminist Quotes

Kurt Cobain would have been 46 today. Do you remember where you were when you found out he’d killed himself? I was in high school art class, likely making some…

Julie Gerstein | February 20, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Roberto Cavalli Gives Karl Lagerfeld A Run For His Money In The Most Quotable Designer Stakes

There are some fashion designers who have managed to attain celebrity status based on their individual personas in conjunction with their brand. Exhibit A: Karl Lagerfeld, the kooky, perpetually politically…

Rachel Krause | January 9, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Anna Wintour Dispels Rumors Of A Memoir In A Rare Interview

So much has been said about Anna “Nuclear” Wintour, but she doesn’t seem to say much herself. The longtime Vogue editor-in-chief conducts herself just about as privately as it gets,…

Rachel Krause | November 24, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Talks “Twilight” Love Triangles While Promoting “Breaking Dawn”

“As a woman, I think it’s really important not to discredit feelings. There weren’t too many difficulties with the whole love triangle thing [in “Twilight”] … If you can get…

Rachel Krause | October 25, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Lifestyle Icon: Our Favorite Coco Chanel Quotes

Besides inventing one of the most important pieces in any woman’s wardrobe–the little black dress–fashion icon Coco Chanel has been quoted saying some of the most insightful and poignant things…

Carrie Morrissey | September 30, 2010 - 5:20 pm

“American Psycho” Author Loves The Hills

Who here has seen or read “American Psycho” by Bret Easton Ellis? Remember that scene when the main character (played by the ever-bangable Christian Bale) is running through the halls…

Lily Q | June 30, 2009 - 3:20 pm

The Way Anna Wintour Sees Fashion …

“As you see, fashion means different things to different people.” —Anna Wintour responds to PETA members who yelled at her during a talk last night at the 92nd Street Y…

Leonora Epstein | May 13, 2009 - 4:45 pm