Posts Tagged With: Consciousness

THE RED ROOM

 

“Is it possible that existence is our exile and nothingness our home?”

 

~ Emile M. Cioran ~

 

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BLUEBELLY

 

“Everything’s better with some wine in the belly.”

 

~ George R. R. Martin ~

 

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PURE, SIMPLE NOTHING

 

“I love to talk about nothing.
It’s the only thing I know anything about.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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THE EXPERIMENT

 

“We are like butterflies that flutter for a day and think it is forever.”

 

– Carl Sagan ~

 

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KNOW MYSELF

 

“Know thyself’ was written over the portal of the antique world.
Over the portal of the new world, ‘Be thyself’ shall be written.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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HILDA AND HUBERT

 

“If you’re going to do something tonight that
you’ll be sorry for tomorrow morning, sleep late.”

 

~ Henny Youngman ~

 

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ELIXIR

 

“I can die when I wish to: that is my elixir of life.”

 

~ Ernest Renan ~

 

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ANDROGYNE

 

“An androgynous mind was not a male mind.
It was a mind attuned to the full range of human experience,
including the invisible lives of women.”

 

~ Laurel Thatcher Ulrich ~

 

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STARSLEEP

 

“Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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REMEMBRANCE

 

“One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.”

 

~ Antonio Porchia ~

 

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MOSAIC

 

“…life is a deep dark meaningful mystery,
an uncertain road filled with fantasy and feeling…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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PRIMORDIAL VAGABOND NOTES

 

“It’s not the notes you play, it’s the notes you don’t play.”

 

~ Miles Davis ~

 

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THE SKIN OF CONSCIOUSNESS

 

“Close your eyes and see the beauty.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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LA FENÊTRE DE LA CONSCIENCE

 

“We are stardust,
Billion year old carbon,
We are golden…”

 

~ Joni Mitchell ~

 

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LITTLE BOX OF HAPPY

 

“O! for a muse of fire, that would ascend
the brightest heaven of invention.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris taken in Paris in May 2012.


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SARASWATI

 

“A mind is a fire to be kindled,
not a vessel to be filled.”

 

~ Plutarch ~

 

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LA MUSE

 

“Fool,” said my muse to me.
“Look in thy heart and write.”

 

~ Philip Sidney ~

 

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LE CŒUR INTÉRIEUR

 

“Love is space and time measured by the heart.”

 

~ Marcel Proust ~

 

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ENFLAMMÉ

 

“Paradise is to love many things with a passion.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

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L’AVANT-GARDE

 

“Avant-gardism is an addiction that can be appeased
only by a revolution in permanence.”

 

~ Harold Rosenberg ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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