Posts Tagged With: Street Art

laughs in your face

 

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

 

~ Jim Morrison

 

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


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like the moon

 

“The eye is always caught by light,
but shadows have more to say.”

 

~ Gregory Maguire ~

 

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


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unreality

 

“I like the unreality of your mind; the whole thing
     is very splendid and voluptuous and absurd.”

 

~ Virginia Woolf ~

 

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


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sitting be i here

 

“That’s what hell must be like, small chat to the babbling of Lethe
about the good old days when we wished we were dead.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

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


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draws the bow

 

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

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

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


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monkey shines

 

“The poet like an acrobat climbs on rime
to a high wire of his own making.”

 

~ Lawrence Ferlinghetti ~

 

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


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sentiments cachés

 

“Nothing can cure the soul but the senses,
just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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a series of successive changes

 

“Nothing in the world is permanent,
and we’re foolish when we ask anything to last,
but surely we’re still more foolish
not to take delight in it while we have it.

 

~ W. Somerset Maugham ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2016.

(“I am only a series of successive changes.”)


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the running man

 

“All I want in this life are three…a moonlit beach
on the starlit sea, a breath of opium, and thee.”

 

~ Roman Payne ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in July 2005.


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life is beautiful

 

“Life is beautiful because it doesn’t last.”

 

~ Brit Marling ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art on the side wall of the apartment building at 17 Rue Beautreillis taken in May 2017.


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happy ending

 

“Words of snow, which fell last year.”

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

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


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warmth

 

“As the nights get colder, the hugs get warmer.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

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


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now

 

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

 

~ Aulus Persius Flaccus ~

 

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


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all our being ends

 

“At the moment when we end, all our being ends with us.”

 

~ Honoré-Gabriel Riqueti de Mirabeau ~

 

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


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flou

 

“Don’t lose who you are in the blur of the stars.
Seeing is deceiving, dreaming is believing.”

 

~ Jessie J. ~

 

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


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trick of the tongue

 

“The tadpole poet will never grow into anything bigger than a frog.”

 

~ Algernon Charles Swinburne ~

 

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


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a long uncertain ride

 

A destruction, an annihilation that only man can provoke,
only man can prevent.”

 

~ Elie Wiesel ~

 

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


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nascent

 

 

“The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say,
but what we are unable to say.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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


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circle game

 

“Humanity is the refuse of spirit.”

 

~ James Lendall Basford ~

 

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


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the moon hung fat and high

 

“Au clair de la lune prête moi ta plume pour écrire un mot…”
“In the moonlight lend me your pen to write a word…”

 

~ French Folk Song “Au Clair de la Lune” ~

 

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


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