Posts Tagged With: Past

death and cobwebs

 

“When you bring the light into your dark house,
that is when you see the cobwebs and spiders.”

 

~ Rajneesh ~

 

000 death and cobwebs 1

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


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laughs in your face

 

“Five to one, baby, one in five, no one here gets out alive…”

 

~ Jim Morrison

 

000 laughs in your face 1

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


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waiting for the end

 

“Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.”

 

~ Maurice Chevalier ~

 

000 waiting for the end

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2023.


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face in the wall

 

“The countenance is the portrait of the soul,
and the eyes mark its intentions.”

 

~ Cicero ~

 

000 face in the wall 1

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


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larmes de bleu

 

“It is such a secret place, the land of tears.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

000 larmes de bleu 2

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


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l’ombre de la mort

 

“Life itself is but the shadow of death,
and souls departed but the shadows of the living.”

 

~ Thomas Browne ~

 

000 l’ombre de la mort 1

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


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empires

 

“We’re doomed to repeat the past no matter what.
That’s what it is to be alive.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

000 empires 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Pompeii in June 1996.


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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 ~

 

000 towards the light 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2020.


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thin around cause

 

“We postulate that time is thin around the cause
and dense around the effect.”

 

~ Nikolai Kozyrev ~

 

000 thin around cause 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the Seine taken in Paris in May 2011.


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gray

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

000 gray 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2010.


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draws the bow

 

“After silence, that which comes nearest
     to expressing the inexpressible is music.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

000 draws the bow 1

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


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le penseur

 

“Illusion is the first of all pleasures.”

 

~ Voltaire ~

 

000 le penseur 1

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


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réflexions

 

“It is only the consciousness of a nonexistence
which allows us to realize for moments that we are living.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

000 réflexions 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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paradox three – excerpt

 

“Pitch-black winter nights live in my bones.”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

000 paradox three – excerpt

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Winter 1988.


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the road

 

“The road never ends…only our vision does.”

 

~ Amit Reddy ~

 

000 the road 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Pompeii in June 1996.


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happy ending

 

“Words of snow, which fell last year.”

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

000 happy ending 1

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


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now

 

“Quantum est in rebus inane!”
“How much folly there is in human affairs.”

 

~ Aulus Persius Flaccus ~

 

000 now 1

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


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golden fleece

 

“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”

 

~ Anne Sexton ~

 

000 golden fleece 1

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


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the day after

 

“Before the first before and after the last after, there is night waiting.”

 

~ Dejan Stojanovic ~

 

000 the day after 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of mold on a wall, taken in Paris in May 2018.


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tiptoe away

 

“Like those crabs which dress themselves with seaweed,
we wear belief and custom.”

 

~ Cyril Connolly ~

 

00 tiptoe away 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Fouras, France in June 2006.


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