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Workers aren’t working in Wyoming. (Including proofreaders, it seems.)

Behold! A 100-tweet thread about Friedrich Schlegel! Here’s an unrolled version if you prefer.

Let me be clear: Only barbarians “shun organisation” of their bookshelves.

“Seen from a great distance, a life can be summed up in a single sentence—but as soon as one comes closer to life, it dissolves into an ocean of time, events, things, and people. It is still there, somewhere in the multitude, but it is no longer supreme, for in a life seen at close range there is no organizing principle.” – Karl Ove Knausgaard

Orchestra conductors come clean: “You’re pretty much just getting paid six figures to close your eyes a bunch and groove around to nice music.”



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