Posts Tagged With: Old

BLUE SILENCE

 

“To me, words are primarily things to do with your mouth.”

 

~ Robert Wyatt ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the painting “Blue Pain” (2009) by M. Weller taken in May 2021.


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DAUGHTER OF THE MOON

 

“O, swear not by the moon, the inconstant moon,
that monthly changes in her circled orb,
lest that thy love prove likewise variable.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2011.


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READ THEM THEIR RIGHTS

 

“Passion often renders the most clever man a fool,
and sometimes renders the most foolish man clever.”

 

~ Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art by C+S taken in Paris in May 2019.


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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 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2020.


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FOSSIL

 

“Language is fossil Poetry.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2020.


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KNOW MYSELF

 

“Know thyself’ was written over the portal of the antique world.
Over the portal of the new world, ‘Be thyself’ shall be written.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in May 2007.


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OPEN BOOK

 

“A breeze discovered my open book,
and began to flutter the leaves to look.”

 

~ Robert Frost ~

 

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

 

“If you wait, you grow old, nothing more.”

 

~ Walter Bargen ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2019. Courtesy of VollMond GmbH.


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FLEETING HEART…

 

“What is life but fleeting moments of happiness
strung together on necklace of despair?”

 

~ Marian Keyes ~

 

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


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HOW MANY HANDS

 

“Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.”

 

~ Charles Spurgeon ~

 

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


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DESSAMA

 

“It is not length of life, but depth of life.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

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


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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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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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EVERMORE FOREVER

 

“We will either find a way or make one.”

 

~ Hannibal ~

 

000-evermore-foreverDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2015.


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