careless.css

An almost classless CSS library that relies on simplicity and common sense.

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A paragraph of text. Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow. They don't toil, neither do they spin.

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A paragraph of text. Green in nature is one thing, green in literature another. Nature and letters seem to have a natural antipathy; bring them together and they tear each other to pieces. -- Virginia Woolf, Orlando.

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A paragraph of text. Whenever you are faced with the prospect of purchasing gloves, you must ask yourself if you would be bereft to lose one of them in the back of a taxicab. If not, then don’t buy them. You should only buy gloves so beautiful that to lose one of them would break your heart. -- Elizabeth Gilbert, City of Girls.

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A paragraph of text. Thanks to our love of avoidance, the average person spends more time figuring out which is the perfect angle to take the hottest selfie from than she does figuring out what she really wants out of life. -- Jen Sincero.

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A paragraph of text. Someone is as big as the size of their heart, not the size of their height, weight or current bank statement.

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A paragraph of text. The best things in life are free. The second best things in life are very expensive. -- Coco Chanel


“We gave the Prix de Rome the other day to a young man who wasn't expecting to win it and who went almost mad with joy. We were all expecting the prize to go to Camille Saint-Saëns, who had the strange notion of competing. I confess I was sorry to vote against a man who is truly a great artist and one who is already well known, practically a celebrity. But the other man, who is still a student, has that inner fire, inspiration, he feels, he can do things that can't be learnt and the rest he'll learn more or less. So I voted for him, sighing at the thought of the unhappiness that this failure must cause Saint-Saëns. But, whatever else, one must be honest”

  1. Grace Kelly, Harlow, Jean
  2. Picture of a beauty queen
  3. Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire
  4. Ginger Rogers, dance on air

More quotes. The dismal fact is that self-respect has nothing to do with the approval of others—who are, after all, deceived easily enough; has nothing to do with reputation—which, as Rhett Butler told Scarlett O'Hara, is something that people with courage can do without.
This is a small text.

Media

An example of media.

In this example I'm using an image and a figcaption wrapped in a figure element.

Photo byAndrej Lišakov on Unsplash
This is a figcaption. Photo by Andrej Lišakov on Unsplash

In this example I'm using a blockquote and cite wrapped in a figure element. The blockquote has been styled.

It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.

First sentence in Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell (Part 1, Chapter 1).

Toggle

This toggle mechanism. The biggest overlooked element in HTML.

"I'm somewhat amazed at people who can fully dedicate themselves to only one skill or field. I think I have too much energy or too little patience."

I always think they're lying.