Posts Tagged With: Wall

A STICK FIGURE SCRAWL

 

“It’s so fine and yet so terrible to stand in front of a blank canvas.”

 

~ Paul Cezanne ~

 

000 a stick figure scrawl

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2021.


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WIND DIRECTION DETERMINED

 

“Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die
life is a broken-winged bird, that cannot fly.”

 

~ Langston Hughes ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 2000.


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THE EPITOME OF SIN

 

“The only difference between the saint and the sinner
is that every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a painting, taken in Paris, date unknown.


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THE IMPRESSION

 

“To create an unfavorable impression,
it is not necessary that certain things should be true,
but that they have been said.”

 

~ William Hazlitt ~

 

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


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NO REHEARSAL

 

“Enjoy life. This is not a dress rehearsal.”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of my lovely Ladies taken sometime around 1991.


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BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

 

“A closed mouth catches no flies.”

 

~ Miguel De Cervantes ~

 

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


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WHEN I DIDN’T GET THERE

 

“The only difference between the saint and the sinner
is that every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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ONE MUSHROOM MORE

 

“Existence has overpowered Books.
Today I slew a Mushroom.”

 

~ Emily Dickinson ~

 

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


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CANDLE BURNING DOWN

 

“Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020.


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ENTOMBED

 

“Better a living beggar than a buried emperor.”

 

~ Jean de La Fontaine ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Metzingen-Glems, Germany in January 2020.


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SHADOWS LAUGHING

 

“Both light and shadow are the dance of Love.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

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


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FACE IN THE WALL

 

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

 

~ Cicero ~

 

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


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OMBRES SUR MON MUR

 

“Like a shadow, I am and I am not.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

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


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HALF THE TRUTH

 

“Truth is rarely writ in ink; it lives in nature.”

 

~ Martin H. Fischer ~

 

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


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DUSTY ANCIENT YELLOW ROSES

 

“Gather the rose of love whilst yet is time.”

 

~ Edmund Spenser ~

 

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


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STILL LIFE

 

“…life, by definition, is never still.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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


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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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THE PROMISED LAND

 

“They don’t keep their promises in the promised land,
it’s getting mighty hard to find an honest man.”

 

~ Don McLean ~

 

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


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THE WALL I BUILT

 

Whatever poet, orator, or sage may say of it,
old age is still old age.”

 

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in December 2017 and kindly provided by DePiero and Associates.


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SPECIALISTES

 

“No man can be a pure specialist
without being in the strict sense an idiot.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

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


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