Posts Tagged With: France

WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN

 

“But one never finds a cathedral, a wave in a storm,
a dancer’s leap in the air quite as high
as one has been expecting.”

 

~ Marcel Proust ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in September 2019.


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BREAKZITT

 

“Brexit will make prices go up in Britain,
so it will cost them twice as much to not go to the dentist.”

 

~ Conan O’Brien ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in England in June 2007.


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RÉVOLUTION

 

“When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the police stopping demonstrators and searching their backpacks and hand bags taken in Paris in May 2019.


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PARIS: PLEASURES, PASSIONS AND PERAMBULATIONS – SEVEN

 

“Il est interdit d’interdire.”
“It is forbidden to forbid.”

 

~ Graffiti in Paris May 1968 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image “1968” created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2018.


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PARIS: PLEASURES, PASSIONS AND PERAMBULATIONS – FOUR

 

“In politics stupidity is not a handicap.”

 

~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken at Les Deux Magots in Paris in May 2018.


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PARIS: PLEASURES, PASSIONS AND PERAMBULATIONS – ONE

 

“There are few things more dangerous than
a mixture of power, arrogance and incompetence.”

 

~ Bob Herbert ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art depicting German Chancellor Andrea Merkel taken in Paris in May 2018.


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EARTH DAY

 

“Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together… all things connect.”

 

~ Chief Seattle ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken somewhere in northern France in May 2013.


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ECHOES

 

“Consciousness is a being
the nature of which
is to be conscious of
the nothingness of its being.”

 

~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Dordogne region of France in June 1985.


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FAREWELL TO A DREAM

 

“It’s so much darker when a light goes out
than it would have been if it had never shone.”

 

~ John Steinbeck ~

 

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


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EPITAPH

 

“Confusion will be my epitaph, 
As I crawl a cracked and broken path…”

 

~ King Crimson ~

(Lake, Giles, Fripp, Sinfield, Mcdonald)

 

 

Original photo taken in Fouras, France in June 1981.


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