Posts Tagged With: Change

en vin est vérité

 

“There is no truth. There is only perception.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2019.


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as civilization begins to crumble

 

“We can endure neither our vices
nor the remedies needed to cure them.”

 

~ Livy ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in June 2018.


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intricacy

 

“Every day has a little bit of beauty and a little bit of chaos.”

 

~ Tanisha ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken of one of the doors at the entrance to Notre Dame taken in Paris in July 2013.


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a simple truth

 

“Concerning matter, we have been all wrong.
What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration
has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses.
There is no matter.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a recycled flower bed taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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revolution is forever

 

“True revolution comes from true revulsion;
when things get bad enough the kitten will kill the lion.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Roman sculpture of a Celtic warrior prisoner, taken in January 2014.


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EN VIN EST VÉRITÉ

 

“There is no truth. There is only perception.”

 

~Gustave Flaubert ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2019.


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LES RIDEAUX

 

“The fringed curtains of thine eye advance,
and say what thou seest yond.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in June 2018.


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HER BRIGHT EMBRACE

 

“Landlords, like all other men,
love to reap where they never sowed.”

 

~ Karl Marx ~

 

000 her bright embrace

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on September 21, 2021.


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LA VIE EST CHANGEMENT

 

“Life is change.”

 

~ Heraclitus of Ephesus ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2021.


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THIS TIME

 

“Life seems to always be in flux.
But when it comes to enacting change within ourselves
it is often only an exercise in self-deception…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the sculpture L’Adieu (1941) by Henri Laurens taken in Vienna, Austria in November 1993.


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FRAME OF REFERENCE

 

“Time is a wave or a black hole could not bend it;
humanity rides the crest of an infinite number of waves
that are perceived as linear in their limited frame of reference.”

 

~ Ken Poirot ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Jardin d’Agronomie Tropicale in the Bois de Vincennes in Paris in May 2013.


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HOW STRANGE IT SEEMS

 

 

“Sometimes the light’s all shinin’ on me; other times I can barely see,
lately it occurs to me, what a long, strange trip it’s been…”

 

~ Phil Lesh, Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir ~

 

This is a data created illustration of lightning in the clouds of Jupiter’s atmosphere. The information used to create it was taken from data provided by NASA’s Juno Space Probe. Illustration courtesy and © of NASA, JPL-Caltech, SwRI, MSSS and Gerald Eichstädt.


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SAFE HARBOUR

 

“When traversing the vast sea of loneliness,
Oneness is the only true safe harbor.”

 

~ Gary Hopkins ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2019.


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PROPHECY

 

“We grow gray in our spirit long before we grow gray in our hair.”

 

~ Charles Lamb ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of fifty years of hair (from 1970 and 2020) taken in June 2020.


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REVOLUTION IS FOREVER

 

“True revolution comes from true revulsion;
when things get bad enough the kitten will kill the lion.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Roman sculpture of a Celtic warrior prisoner taken in January 2014.


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I CAN’T BREATHE

 

“A great revolution is never the fault of the people,
but of the government.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2009.


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AS WE ONCE KNEW IT

 

“As beings, we should not strive to change the world but change ourselves.
For if we change ourselves all things are possible.”

 

~ Henry Johnson Jr. ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Rethymno on the Island of Crete in 1992.


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CITY OF SHADOWS

 

“No man is an island.”

 

~ John Donne ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2019.


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LA DOULEUR

 

“Guns don’t kill people. They just make it easier.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Jean Escoula’s sculpture La Douleur  in the Musée d’Orsay taken in Paris in June 2019.


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HALF MAN, HALF BEAST

 

“I do not seek. I find.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2019.


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