no. 85

"All things share the same breath - the beast, the tree, the man, the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports" Chief Seattle no. 85

no. 80

“For last year's words belong to last year's languageAnd next year's words await another voice.” (T.S. Eliot)

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no. 76

“Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your own presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.” (Alice Koller) 076thefour

no. 68

"Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work." (Flaubert) no. 68

no. 60

“Life is not orderly. No matter how we try to make it so, right in the middle of it we die, lose a leg, fall in love, or drop a jar of applesauce.” (natalie goldberg) no. 60

 

no. 56

The color of springtime is in the flowers, the color of winter is in the imagination.  ~Terri Guillemets no. 56

no. 21

"No my friend, darkness is not everywhere, for here and there I find faces illuminated from within; paper lanterns among the dark trees"  (carole borges)

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no. 9

"Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack in everything That's how the light gets in." (leonard cohen)

no. 9

no. 5

Challenge: "To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind." (wallace stevens)

no. 5