Monday, 30 June 2014

181/365 An Infinite Question



181/365 An Infinite Question

“An infinite question is often destroyed by finite answers. To define everything is to annihilate much that gives us laughter and joy.”
 Madeleine L'Engle

Sunday, 29 June 2014

180/365 The Same Stream of Life




180/365 The Same Stream of Life

“The same stream of life that runs through my veins night and day runs through the world and dances in rhythmic measures. It is the same life that shoots in joy through the dust of the earth in numberless blades of grass and breaks into tumultuous waves of leaves and flowers.” 
Rabindranath Tagore

Saturday, 28 June 2014

179/365 Street Food






179/365 Street Food

"From food trucks to hot dog stands to county fair favorites, 'street food' has enjoyed a rich and storied history in American cuisine. However, street food has been around for thousands of years. In fact, street food is believed to have originated as far back as Ancient Rome."
Homaro Cantu

178/365 The last...



178/365 The last...


“When the last tree is cut and the last fish killed, the last river poisoned, then you will see that you can't eat money.” 
John May, The Greenpeace Story

Thursday, 26 June 2014

177/365 Joy




177/365 Joy


“Beauty is whatever gives joy.” 
 Edna St. Vincent Millay

Wednesday, 25 June 2014

176/365 A Janus Sculpture





176/365 A Janus Sculpture

 “It is a Janus sculpture, with two fronts.”
 Elza Mayhew (1916-2004)

Exhibited at Venice Biennale 1964; also at the Federation of Canadian Artists 1967 Centennial B.C. Sculpture Exhibition, in Vancouver. Rothmans of Pall Mall purchased the sculpture from this exhibition, and donated it to Simon Fraser University later that year.

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

175/365 We Need That Wild Country



175/365 We Need That Wild Country

“Something will have gone out of us as a people if we ever let the remaining wilderness be destroyed ... We simply need that wild country available to us, even if we never do more than drive to its edge and look in.” 
Wallace Stegner, The Sound of Mountain Water

Monday, 23 June 2014

174/365 All The Flowers



174/365  All The Flowers


"All the flowers of all the tomorrows are in the seeds of today." 

Indian Proverb

173/365 The Highland Game





173/365 The Highland Games

I'm William Wallace, and the rest of you will be spared. Go back to England and tell them... Scotland is free!
William Wallace

Saturday, 21 June 2014

172/365 Dare




172/365 Dare

“We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.” 
May Sarton

Friday, 20 June 2014

171/365 Education






171/365 Education
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled."

 Plutarch

Thursday, 19 June 2014

170/365 Reach



170/365  Reach

“Birds have done great jobs for the progression of humanity: They kept alive our love for freedom and they insistently motivated us to reach the skies, to reach the stars!” 
Mehmet Murat ildan

169/365 Roses on my table...




169/365 Roses on my table...

"I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck."
Emma Goldman

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

168/365 Let the rain....


168/365 Let the rain....

"Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby."
Langston Hughes

Monday, 16 June 2014

167/365 After the Rain



167/365 After the Rain

“Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall upwards.” 
 Vladimir Nabokov

Sunday, 15 June 2014

166/365 Happy Father's Day


166/365 Happy Father's Day

“Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.”
Lydia Maria Francis Child


Saturday, 14 June 2014

165/365 Keep Love in Your Heart



165/365 Keep Love in Your Heart

"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."
Oscar Wilde

Friday, 13 June 2014

164/365 Secret of Happiness





164/365 Secret of Happiness

"The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life."
William Morris