Posts Tagged With: Wisdom

LA FEMME QUI LIT

 

“A well-read woman is a dangerous creature.”

 

~ Lisa Kleypas ~

 

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WORDSMITH

 

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

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2019.


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NEW SPRING FLOWERS

 

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world.
Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Spring 2002.


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DO YOU READ

 

“nothing special about this easter,
bach weaving chorales with delicate fingers,
nimble notes bouncing off walls and windows,
resounding soundly through the floor…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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BRIDGE THIS SCHISM

 

“I live in that solitude which is painful in youth,
but delicious in the years of maturity.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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


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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 ~

 

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


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ELECTRICITY

 

“Mysterious affair, electricity.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by Aldo Vitalen taken in Paris in June 2019.


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TREE OF LIFE

 

“Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky.
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
that we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a Batik, made by a Finnish artist named Riita in 1980, taken in January 2020.


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THE DRAGON IS DANCING

 

“Never laugh at live dragons.”

 

~ J. R. R. Tolkien ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of embroidery by my friend Randy Hase taken in December 2019.


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THE GOLDEN SHAFT

 

“He who climbs upon the highest mountains
laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary.”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original Polaroid photo taken at the Peaks Of Otter, Virginia in Spring 1978 .


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ANNE MARIE

 

“I sometimes think there is nothing so delightful as drawing.”

 

~ Vincent van Gogh ~

 

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


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LA FEMME QUI LIT

 

“A well-read woman is a dangerous creature.”

 

~ Lisa Kleypas ~

 

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IMMORTALITY

 

“A book is the only immortality.”

 

~ Rufus Choate ~

 

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BRICK BY BRICK

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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WORDSMITH

 

“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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BE WE

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the early 1980’s.


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SEX LEGGED DANCERS

 

“One simile, that solitary shines
in the dry desert of a thousand lines…”

 

~ Alexander Pope ~

 

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


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EIGHT HEARTS

 

My heart is a lonely hunter that hunts on a lonely hill.”

 

~ William Sharp ~

 

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


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DIFFÉRENTS

 

“Not all who wander are lost.”

 

~ Gandolf ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting by an unknown artist taken in November 2018.


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THE BEAUTY OF BOOKS

 

“So many books, so little time.”

 

~ Frank Zappa ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting by Wickenhäuser taken in November 2018.


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