Posts Tagged With: Inspiration

WIND DIRECTION DETERMINED

 

“Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die
life is a broken-winged bird, that cannot fly.”

 

~ Langston Hughes ~

 

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WETSTEPS

 

“I feared this once, but I never knew that a sky so black, was once so blue.”

 

~ Billy J. Barnum ~

 

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THE PERFORMANCE

 

“Just know your lines and don’t bump into the furniture.”

 

~ Noel Coward ~

 

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RIDDLES

 

“I am a man of few words, but many riddles.”

 

~ Frank Gorshin ~

 

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THE SECRET OF THE PARADOX

 

“Ah, but I was so much younger then…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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POET TREE

 

“The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

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NO WORDS

 

“I have no words for my reality.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

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CREATIVITY

 

“The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

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TOWARDS THE LIGHT

 

“For the unlearned, old age is winter;
for the learned, it is the season of the harvest.”

 

~ Hasidic Proverb ~

 

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WINDOW OF IMAGINATION

 

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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WHEN I STILL HAD TIME TO DREAM

 

“Lost time is never found again.”

 

~ Benjamin Franklin ~

 

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EAR WORMS

 

“Hums aren’t things which you get; they get you.”

 

~ Winnie the Pooh ~

 

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REFLECTIONS BLENDING

 

“All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.”

 

~ Elias Canetti ~

 

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CURLED IN THE AFTERGLOW

 

“I like my afterglow with you in motion.
I measure time by how your body sways.”

 

~ Jennifer Crusie ~

 

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THE NIGHT COMES DOWN

 

One should always be drunk.
That’s all that matters…
But with what?
With wine, with poetry, or with virtue,
as you choose. But get drunk.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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L’EXTASE DE L’INSOMNIE

 

“Sleeping is no mean art:
for its sake one must stay awake all day.”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

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WORDSMITH

 

“The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say,
but what we are unable to say.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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RAINBOWS RAINING DOWN

 

“Poetry is a phantom script
telling how rainbows are made
and why they go away.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

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REFLECTING IN THE LIGHT

 

“The shadows: some hide, others reveal.”

 

~Antonio Porch ~

 

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MUSING

 

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

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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