"[Virtual currencies] may one day be easier and safer than obtaining paper bills, especially in remote regions. And [they] could actually become more stable." - Christine Lagarde
"If museum staff do not believe fine art has intrinsic value as art (not just as a demographic signifier) then they cannot explain art. If even experts cannot explain why art is important, they (and their museums) deserve to go."
"I’d been plucked out of my disciplined, teacherly life and set down in an open space of art. The tears I was shedding were tears of relief. Relief, because I’d just been shown that this space still existed after all."