Posts Tagged With: Paradox

paradox

 

“What? do I love her,
that I desire to hear her speak again,
and feast upon her eyes.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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peace on earth

 

“We live in a world where we have to hide to make love,
while violence is practiced in broad daylight.”

 

~ John Lennon ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in New York City, printed from an original negative and taken as Lennon sat in an automobile in front of The Dakota Building sometime in the mid to late 1970’s.


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the deception

 

“So much of life, it seems to me,
is determined by pure randomness.”

 

~ Sidney Poitier ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2015.


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PORTAILS PARALLÈLES

 

“What if, instead of a parallel universe,
there’s a perpendicular universe?”

 

~ Robert Breault ~

 

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THE FINAL ACT

 

“I knew if I waited around long enough something like this would happen.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

(epitaph)

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2017.


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PISS POT PHILOSOPHY

 

“Even as a child I felt in my heart two opposite emotions:
the horror of life and the ecstasy of life.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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THE SECRET OF THE PARADOX

 

“Ah, but I was so much younger then…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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PARADOX

 

“What? do I love her,
that I desire to hear her speak again,
and feast upon her eyes.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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STARSLEEP

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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SOMETIMES

 

“If they don’t appreciate your presence,
perhaps you should try giving them your absence.”

 

~ Tinku Razoria ~

 

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


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QUE SAIS-JE?

 

“Je pense, donc je suis.”

 

~ René Descartes ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a statue of the essayist and philosopher Michel de Montaigne located at the Square Paul-Painlevé in Paris taken in June 2019.


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WHERE I BELONG

 

“The chief danger about Paris is
that it is such a strong stimulant.”

 

~ T.S. Eliot ~

 

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


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PHALLUS DEI

 

“To live is the rarest thing in the world.
Most people exist, that is all.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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REFLECTING IN THE LIGHT

 

“The shadows: some hide, others reveal.”

 

~Antonio Porch ~

 

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


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MOON DANCE

 

“And all the night’s magic seems to whisper and hush,
And all the soft moonlight seems to shine in your blush,
Can I just have one more moondance with you, my love…”

 

~ Van Morrison ~

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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DRIFTIN’

 

“I’ve been drifting like a dream out on the sea,
I’ve been drifting in between you and me.”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

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


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PORTAILS PARALLÈLES

 

“What if, instead of a parallel universe,
there’s a perpendicular universe?”

 

~ Robert Breault ~

 

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


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PARALLEL PERPLEXIONS

 

“Parallel lines meet in eternity but
Parallel lives meet for tea.”

 

~ Gary Gach ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken Paris in May 2012.


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REGARDE COMME TU ES

 

“Life is a solitary cell whose walls are mirrors.”

 

~ Eugene O’ Neill ~

 

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


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ENTWINE, ENTANGLE AND RECEDE

 

Life is a long road on a short journey.”

 

~ James Lendall Basford ~

 

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


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