Posts Tagged With: Women

COLOSSEUM

 

“All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome.”

 

~ Tacitus ~

 

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TO BREATHE BETWEEN DEATHS

 

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”

 

~ Mae West ~

 

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WOMEN

 

“It may be a man’s world, but men are easily controlled by women.”
 
 
~ Ashly Lorenzana ~
 

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VIN, FEMMES ET CHANSON

 

“I spend nearly all my money on wine women and song –
the rest: I waste.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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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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RISE UP SISTERS

 

“Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.”

 

~ Socrates ~

 

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THE COLLECTOR

 

“You will do foolish things,
but do them with enthusiasm.”

 

~ Colette ~

 

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


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LES DEUX AMANTS

 

“The love expressed between women is particular and powerful,
because we have had to love in order to live;
love has been our survival.”

 

~ Audre Lorde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Jules-Robert Auguste’s painting Deux Femmes Dénudées (1825-1830)  in the Musée d’Orsay taken in Paris in June 2019.


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RED ROOM

 

“Stronger than alcohol, vaster than poetry,
Ferment the freckled red bitterness of love!”

 

~ Arthur Rimbaud ~

 

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DEUX AMANTS

 

“Love should never mean having to live in fear.”

 

~ DaShanne Stokes ~

 

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AT LAST I AM FREE

 

“There is a time for departure
even when there’s no certain place to go.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

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WHAT TANTALIZING TAPESTRY

 

“The aim of life is to live,
and to live means to be aware,
joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

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RISE UP

 

“Life shrinks or expands
in proportion with one’s courage.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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


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LA SYNTAXE PSYCHÉDÉLIQUE

 

“No one means all he says,
and yet very few say all they mean,
for words are slippery and thought is viscous.”

 

~ Henry Brooks Adams ~

 

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FORCE DES FEMMES

 

“I raise up my voice – not so I can shout,
but so that those without a voice can be heard…
we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.”

 

~ Malala Yousafzai ~

 

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ÉGALITÉ

 

“Feminism is equality:
politically; culturally; socially; economically.
That’s it, that simple.”

 

~ Emma Watson ~

 

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IN LOVE

 

“Il n’y a qu’un bonheur dans la vie,
c’est d’aimer et d’être aimé.”
“There is only one happiness in life:
to love and be loved.”

 

~ George Sand ~

 

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PERFECT

 

“Till all grace be in one woman,
one woman shall not come in my grace.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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