Posts Tagged With: Graffiti

LET’S GET CRAZY

 

“You have to go on and be crazy.
Craziness is like heaven.”

 

~ Jimi Hendrix ~

 

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


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LES PIEDS DU PÈLERIN

 

“You never conquer a mountain.
You just stand on the top a few moments.
Then the wind blows your footprints away.”

 

~ Arlene Blum ~

 

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


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DANCE AGAIN

 

“As is the curse of Humanity.
We constantly rediscover the old
and sing platitudes of its newness.”

 

~ J.D. Brewer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Wiesbaden, Germany in the mid 1980’s.


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GEE TWENTY

 

“The sin of silence when they should protest
makes cowards of men.”

 

~ Abraham Lincoln ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken on the Rue Broca in Paris in May 2017.


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WAKE UP

 

“Happy Fake Fourth Of July…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a street art work called “Wake Up” by an unknown artist taken in the Rue du Père Teilhard de Chardin in Paris in May 2017.


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IRRELEVANT NONETHELESS

 

“Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Original photo of a street art work called “Snail Condition” by an unknown artist taken in the Rue Edouard Quenu in Paris in June 2017.


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CHAIRMAN MEOW

 

“In waking a tiger, use a long stick.”
 

~ Mao Zedong ~

 

Original photo of street art taken in the Rue Broca in Paris in May 2017.


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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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RESIST

 

“The strength and power of despotism
consists wholly in the fear of resistance.”

 

~ Thomas Paine ~

 

Original photo of street art by an anonymous artist taken in the Marais Quarter of Paris in June 2017.


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SUICIDE BY HUMANITY

 

“The common curse of mankind, ~ folly and ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Original photo of street art “100,000 Elephants Killed In Three Years” by Polar Bear taken in the Rue Edouard Quenu in Paris in June 2017.


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BLOWN AWAY

 

“I start in the middle of a sentence
and move both directions at once.”

 

~ John Coltrane ~

 

Original photo of street art taken on the Rue du Marche des Blancs Manteaux in Paris in May 2017.


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LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL

 

“Life is beautiful because it doesn’t last.”

 

~ Brit Marling ~

 

Original photo of street art by les nuilles on the side wall of the apartment building at 17 Rue Beautreillis taken in May 2017.


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WAIT

 

“All things come to those who wait.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken on the Rue Broca in Paris in May 2017.


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THE KISS

 

“The kiss itself is immortal.
It travels from lip to lip,
century to century, from age to age.
Men and women garner these kisses,
offer them to others and then die in turn.”

 

~ Guy de Maupassant

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by Art Bref taken on the Rue Broca in Paris in May 2017.


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PUSSY IN PARIS

 

“I love cats because I enjoy my home;
and little by little, they become its visible soul.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

Original photo of street art cats taken on the Rue Ortolan, Paris in May 2017.


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SPRAY IT AGAIN, SAM

 

“The strength and power of despotism
consists wholly in the fear of resistance.”

 

~ Thomas Paine ~

 

Original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2017.


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NIGHTMARE

 

“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”

 

~ George Orwell ~

 

000-nightmareDigitally enhanced image of street art created from an original photo taken in Paris in August 2015.


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ONLY LOSERS

 

And in today already walks tomorrow.”

 

~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~

 

000-only-losersOriginal photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2016.


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ONE. WORD. POEM.

 

“There is more poetry in this one word
than in all the words ever written…”

 

 

000-one-word-poemDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2016.


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THE RUNNING MAN

 

“All I want in this life are three…
a moonlit beach on the starlit sea,
a breath of opium,
and thee.”

 

~ Roman Payne ~

 

000-the-running-manDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Wiesbaden, Germany in July 2005.


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