Posts Tagged With: Promise

LEGACY

 

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.”

 

~ Nelson Henderson ~

 

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REDOLENCE

 

“Ah, but I was so much older then,
I’m younger than that now…”

 

~ Bob Dylan ~

 

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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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OBLIVION

 

“We are an episode between two oblivions.”

 

~ Thomas Nagel ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of just a few of the many boxes taken in May 2005.


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BANDORA’S POX

 

“What a chimera then is man. What a novelty!
What a monster… what a contradiction, what a prodigy.”

 

~ Blaise Pascal ~

 

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IN AN INSTANT

 

“The universe is bringing our dreams to life, but unfortunately,
it is also bringing our nightmares that little bit closer as well.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

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WOMAN

 

“You had the power all along my dear.”

 

~ Glinda the Good Witch (The Wizard of Oz ~ L. Frank Baum) ~

 

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MEDUSA

 

“When Medusa looks in the mirror, she sees the Lady of Sorrows.”

 

~ Mason Cooley ~

 

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


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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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SACRIFICED

 

“Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw
on a bank where they have no account.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from three original photos taken between May and July 1987.


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THE KEY TO MY HEART

 

“The only trick was never giving more that you were willing to lose.”

 

~ Sarah Dessen ~

 

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


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WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN

 

“But one never finds a cathedral, a wave in a storm,
a dancer’s leap in the air quite as high
as one has been expecting.”

 

~ Marcel Proust ~

 

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REFLECTIONS BLENDING

 

“All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.”

 

~ Elias Canetti ~

 

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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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CES VIEILLES MAINS

 

“Last night I woke up with someone squeezing my hand.
It was my other hand.”

 

~ William S. Burroughs ~

 

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INFORMAL ATTIRE

 

“Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

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FOOL’S GOLD

 

“…the number of children and adults tortured
in the name of mainstream religious
and racial orthodoxy outweighs any others.”

 

~ Valerie Sinason ~

 

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WINTERTIDE SOLSTICE

 

“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.”

 

~ Hal Borland ~

 

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LA MUSE

 

“Fool,” said my muse to me.
“Look in thy heart and write.”

 

~ Philip Sidney ~

 

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


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STILL DELUDED AFTER ALL THESE YEARS

 

“A rational army would run away.”

 

~ Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by Kai taken in Paris in May 2018.


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