Having just lost his job as a bond trader in Chicago, Brandon Stanton took the opportunity to travel and focus on photography, his hobby. Stanton created Facebook and Tumblr pages to make his photographs public.Facebook page has acquired 4 million subscribers.Success blog pushed him to publish a book, which immediately became a best seller debuted at No 1 on the New York Times bestseller list.

I asked: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” He shouted back: “Benny” “What is Benny?” – I asked. “That’s his name,” – said his mother.

“I was 35 when I met her. I was beginning to think that in the city I would never find soul mate.”

My colleague once asked me for a phone number. My friends heard and said, “Perhaps he likes Indian women.” And I said, “Or maybe I am really cool.”

Do you remember the saddest moment in your life?
– When my grandmother died, I was 9. Besides my father, she was the only one in the family who looked like this. And she was the only one who could tell me what will happen next, and how to handle it.

If you could give one piece of advice to a large group of people, what would it be?
– I would tell them the same thing. If you understand what a bad luck is, you will not be afraid of it. Failure – is not to fall face down or on the bottom. It simply means to be human. You fail, when deciding not to try at all. Once you understand what a bad luck is, you will not tolerate it any more.

Had cancer six times. Beat cancer six times.

I told her that if she wants to start all over again, to come back to where we first kissed. She was supposed to be here 15 minutes ago.

If you could give one piece of advice to a large group of people, what would it be?
– In any situation – choose love.

Usually I go up to people with questions, but this girl she came to me and raised this certificate in the air and shouted: “I played at Carnegie Hall!”

I’m 86. That is enough. I’m ready to go.
– Are you not afraid of death?
– No, when you miss your husband as I miss him.

I want to save the animals.
– Why?
– Because they are soft and fluffy.

When I was five, I lost a phalanx of thumb in an accident on the playground. For a long time I was very shy about this injury, but eventually learned to laugh at it. By the way, you have a great blog. I would raise two thumbs up, but I can only raise one and a half.

– What is the secret of successful cookies selling?
– We need to smile.

– I want to be a hairdresser for princesses.
– What will be the most difficult in your work?
– Cut off Rapunzel’s hair.

– I’m not the most emotional gay. People say that I have a good heart, but it is not true. I have principles. Heart – a very fragile thing. You can not love everyone. So I do not even try. But I respect everyone, regardless of whether I like them or not. And that’s what I try to do.