Posts Tagged With: Compassion

BITTER

 

“From the heart of the fountain of delight
rises a jet of bitterness that
tortures us among the very flowers.”

 

~ Lucretius ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2014.


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MILK OF HUMAN KINDNESS

 

 “Three things in human life are important.
The first is to be kind.
The second is to be kind.
And the third is to be kind.”

 

~ Henry James ~

 

Digitally generated image created in August 2017.


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MYSTERY

 

“You can only understand people
if you feel them in yourself.”

 

~ John Steinbeck ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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WHY

 

“In light of all the gun violence in the USA,
I’d prefer my democracy unleaded.”

 

~ Jayseth Guberman ~

 

Original photo of street art by arsene taken in Paris in June 2017.


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A TIME OF MOURNING


“Fascism is Capitalism in decay.”

 

~ Vladimir Lenin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Orléans, France in April 2017.


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BLANK SLATE

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain.”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of an antique school chalk tablet taken in March 2017.


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INQUISITION

 

“Maybe you who condemn me are in greater fear
than I who am condemned.”

 

~ Giordano Bruno ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken within the Roman Porta Nigra (The Black Gate) in Trier, Germany in September 1988.


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THE TEST

 

“Humanity’s true moral test, its fundamental test…
consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals.”

 

~ Milan Kundera ~

 

000 the testPhoto taken in the Frankfurt Zoo, Frankfurt am Main, Germany in April 1993.


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