Posts Tagged With: Legacy

PILES OF BONES

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in 1988.


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JE VIS À DANSER

 

“Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the painting Ramsès dans son harem (detail) by Jean Lacomte du Noüy taken in Paris in June 2019.


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PETROGLYPHS

 

“Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.”

 

~ Marcus Aurelius ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of petroglyphs on the island of La Palma, Canary Islands taken in 1994.


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FOUR BEFORE TWELVE

 

“Overconsumption and overpopulation underlie
every environmental problem we face today”

 

~ Jacques Yves Cousteau ~

 

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


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A LONG UNCERTAIN RIDE

 

“A destruction, an annihilation
that only man can provoke,
only man can prevent.”

 

~ Elie Wiesel ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2019.


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MOSAIC

 

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

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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BYE, BYE BABY

 

Happy Birthday Tim…

 

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original scan of an illustration by Carol Carberry ca. 1969.


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THE BEAUTY OF BOOKS

 

“So many books, so little time.”

 

~ Frank Zappa ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting by Wickenhäuser taken in November 2018.


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THE GREAT EXTINCTION

 

“Our planet is currently undergoing
a mass extinction of species
called the Anthropocene – the Age of Man.”

 

~ Louie Psihoyos ~

 

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


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TROUBADOUR

 

“If songs were lines in a conversation
The situation would be fine.”

 

~ Nick Drake ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a crop of an original photo of fossil Crinoids taken in February 2018.


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HAPPY ENDING

 

Words of snow, which fell last year.”

 

~  German Proverb ~

 

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


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LEGACY

 

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.”
 
~ Nelson Henderson ~

 

000-legacyDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Bavarian Alps in September 2016.


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PASS IT ON

 

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000 pass it onDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the stone circle during the Albion People’s Naming Ceremony at the Stonehenge Free Festival, England on June 21st 1982.


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