Posts Tagged With: Nothing

BITS AND SNIPPETS

 
“A man’s interest in the world is only
an overflow from his interest in himself.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Palace of Knossos, Heraklion, Crete, in October 1992.


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GOOD DAYS

 

“After your death you will be what you were before your birth.”

 

~ Arthur Schopenhauer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in December 2000.


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THE LAND OF MAKE-BELIEVE

 

“After all, what could you expect from a pig but a grunt?”

 

~ Lucy Maud Montgomery ~

 

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A MACABRE AMUSEMENT

 

“What is it to die but to stand naked
in the wind and to melt into the sun?”

 

~ Kahlil Gibran ~

 

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MOON OVER ME

 

“A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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PURE, SIMPLE NOTHING

 

“I love to talk about nothing.
It’s the only thing I know anything about.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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THE EXPERIMENT

 

“We are like butterflies that flutter for a day and think it is forever.”

 

– Carl Sagan ~

 

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THE OTHER DAY DOWN IN HELL

 

“We are only born once – twice is not allowed –
and it is necessary that we shall be no more,
for all eternity…”

 

~ Epicurus ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the mountain Donnersberg in August 1983.


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SARAH

 

“The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.”

 

~ William James ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting, circa the mid 1940’s, by my Father’s Mother, taken in December 2019.


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UNE MOSAÏQUE DE TEMPS

 

“Madness conquers,
I can no longer put my mosaics together,
I just cry and laugh.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of a Roman mosaic floor in Pompeii taken in 1996.


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ALL THAT NOTHING

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain…”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

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PERHAPS

 

“Dreaming is happiness. Waiting is life.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

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STARSLEEP

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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


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LA FISSURE

 

“You spend so much time, so much effort,
trying to hold yourself together.
And then everything falls apart anyway.”

 

~ David Levithan ~

 

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REMEMBRANCE

 

“One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.”

 

~ Antonio Porchia ~

 

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FADE

 

“Life has to be given a meaning
because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

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NOT ENOUGH TIME

 

“There is not enough time
to do all the nothing we want to do.”

 

~ Bill Watterson ~

 

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


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PRIMORDIAL VAGABOND NOTES

 

“It’s not the notes you play, it’s the notes you don’t play.”

 

~ Miles Davis ~

 

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TALK TALK

 

“Many talk as easily as they breathe,
and with quite as little thought.”

 

~ James Lendall Basford ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art on a preserved section of the Berlin Wall taken in Berlin in January 2018.


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LA VIE

 

“We all have two lives.
The second one starts when
we realize we only have one.”

 

~ Tom Hiddleston ~

 

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


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