Posts Tagged With: Rubble

EMPIRES

 

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

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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


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PILES OF BONES

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in 1988.


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NO GOD

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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THE END OF AN EMPIRE

 

“An intelligence that is not humane
is the most dangerous thing in the world .”

 

~ Ashley Montagu ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the mountain Donnersberg in August 1982.


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LUFTSCHUTZRAUM

 

“A great war leaves the country with three armies –
an army of cripples, an army of mourners,
and an army of thieves.”

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

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


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L’HORIZON EST BEAU

 

“False face must hide what the false heart doth know.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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A WINDY DAY

 

The wind shows us how close to the edge we are.

 

~ Joan Didion ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Rhine River in January 2018.


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TRÜMMER

 

“Anyway, maybe there weren’t any solutions.
Human society, corpses and rubble.
It never learned, it made the same
cretinous mistakes over and over,
trading short-term gain for long-term pain.”
 
Margaret Atwood

 

000 trümmerDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in June 2016.


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