January 4th, 2011 / 6:03 am

“If something is boring after two minutes, try it for four. If still boring, then eight. Then sixteen. Then thirty-two. Eventually one discovers that it is not boring at all.” – John Cage



  1. c2k

      If readers didn’t follow this advice, what would happen to htmlgiant?

      (I’m kidding, just kidding.)

  2. jackie wang

      i usually give up by that time… but hm! it could be good… meditation

  3. deadgod

      To excite a penetration (or transformation) of one’s shell of conventionalized expectations: a piece consisting of several minutes of people yawning. Then twice that many minutes. Then . . .