Posts Tagged With: Old Age

DELTA FLORA

 

I admit that I am an old man.
I read my years in my mirror,
others read them on my brow.”

 

~ Petrarch ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020. Photo courtesy of Flapping Shutters Ltd.


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SO MUCH OLDER THEN

 

“All diseases run into one, old age.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

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


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CAMOUFLAGED

 

“The only sure camouflage was unpredictability.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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


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BARGAIN DAY

 

“Never lose sight of the fact that old age needs so little
but needs that little so much.”

 

~ Margaret Willour ~

 

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


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AUTUMNAL

 

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

 

~ Hasidic Proverb ~

 

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


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WHATEVER GETS YOU THROUGH THE NIGHT

 

We are always the same age inside.

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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


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HOWL INTO THE ENDLESS NIGHT

 

I admit that I am an old man.
I read my years in my mirror,
others read them on my brow.”

 

~ Petrarch ~

 

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


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LAISSANT VIE

 

“The tragedy of old age is not that one is old,
but that one is young.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the grave of Dr. Paul Curlay in the Cimetière du Montparnasse taken in Paris in August 2017.


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OLD MAN

 

“A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.”

 

~ John Barrymore ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Bavaria, Germany in September 2016.


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