Posts Tagged With: Empathy

TRICKLE DOWN

 

“A nation will not survive morally or economically
when so few have so much and so many have so little.”

 

~ Bernie Sanders ~

 

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


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VIS LIBRES ET MEURS

 

“Freedom and responsibility aren’t interconnected things.
They are the same thing.”

 

~ Harry Browne ~

 

000 vis libres et meurs

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


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TELL ME

 

“Hatred is something peculiar.
You will always find it strongest and most violent
where there is the lowest degree of culture.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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


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THESE DARK DAYS

 

“The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.”

 

~ Plato ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2020.


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WAG THE DOG

 

“Any man can make mistakes,
but only an idiot persists in his error.”

 

~Marcus Tullius Cicero ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a Neolithic dog burial taken in February 1988.


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LOOK BACK IN ANGER

 

“There is nothing so cruel in this world
as the desolation of having nothing to hope for.”

 

~ Haruki Murakami ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in the late 1980’s.


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THE STAIRCASE

 

“Friendship is like a rainbow between two hearts.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in May 2018.


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EIGHT HEARTS

 

My heart is a lonely hunter that hunts on a lonely hill.”

 

~ William Sharp ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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BITCH BETTER HAVE MY MONEY

 

“Humankind seems to have
an enormous capacity for savagery,
for brutality, for lack of empathy,
for lack of compassion.”

 

~ Annie Lennox ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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HEART

 

“The human heart is a strange vessel.
Love and hatred can exist side by side.”

 

~ Scott Westerfeld ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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A DEGENERATE NOSTALGIC ANIMAL

 

“Man need never have left the forest.
He is a degenerate nostalgic animal.”

 

~ Pierre Drieu La Rochelle ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of new street art by Bansky taken in Paris in June 2018.


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TOUR DE BABEL

 

“A bottomless pit of violence,
a Tower of Babel where all
are speakers and no hearers.”

 

~ Alexander Smith ~

 

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


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ALL THIS PARADISE

 

“An intelligent hell would be better
than a stupid paradise.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2018.


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TO BE LOVED

 

“A heart to love, and in that heart,
Courage, to make’s love known.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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ALREADY THERE

 

“Hell is empty and all the devils are here.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art designed by Kai, taken in Paris in September 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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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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