Thursday, 31 July 2014

212/365 When We Look Up




212/365 When We Look Up

“when we look up, it widens our horizons. we see what a little speck we are in the universe, so insignificant, and we all take ourselves so seriously, but in the sky, there are no boundaries. No differences of caste or religion or race.”
Julia Gregson, East of the Sun


211/365 Albert Einstein on Equanimity



211/365 Albert Einstein on Equanimity 

“Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are incapable of forming such opinions."

(Essay to Leo Baeck, 1953)” 
Albert Einstein

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

210/365 There are Many...




210/365 There are Many...

“There are many things which can not be expressed by words. 
There are many words which can not be spelled by human tongue. 
There are many tongues which utter one single truth.” 
Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

Monday, 28 July 2014

209/365 Martha Graham on Vitality




209/365 Martha Graham on Vitality

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.”   
Martha Graham

208/365 Thinking





208/365 Thinking

“To paraphrase several sages: Nobody can think and hit someone at the same time.” 
 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others

Saturday, 26 July 2014

207/365 Life Without Love



207/365 Life Without Love

"Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit."
Khalil Gibran

Friday, 25 July 2014

206/365 Bees



206/365  Bees

“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don't they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.” 
Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine

205/365 Hats are Radical




205/365 Hats are Radical

"Hats are radical; only people that wear hats understand that."
Philip Treacy

204/365 Perfumes



204/365 Perfumes

“Perfumes are the feelings of flowers.” 
Heinrich Heine

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

203/365 Summer Flowers




203/365  Summer Flowers

“All in all, it was a never-to-be-forgotten summer — one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going — one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful weather, delightful friends and delightful doing, come as near to perfection as anything can come in this world.” 
 L.M. Montgomery, Anne's House of Dreams

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

202/365 It's Good To Be Here


202/365 It's Good To Be Here 

“The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure ” 
  Joseph Campbell

Sunday, 20 July 2014

201/365 Everything You Need




201/365 Everything You Need

"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Saturday, 19 July 2014

200/365 Go Now



200/365 Go Now

“Go small, go simple, go now” 
 Larry Pardey, Cruising in Seraffyn

Friday, 18 July 2014

199/365 Words on a pathway...





199/365 Words on a pathway...

“Human misery must somewhere have a stop; there is no wind that always blows a storm; great good fortune comes to failure in the end. All is change; all yields its place and goes; to persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man. The coward despairs.”
Euripides

Thursday, 17 July 2014

198/365 Moderation



198/365 Moderation


“Everything in moderation... including moderation.” 
Julia Child

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

197/365 The Real Things




197/365 The Real Things

“The real things haven't changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.”  
Laura Ingalls Wilder

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

196/365 Good Food






196/365  Good Food

"You don't need a silver fork to eat good food."
Paul Prudhomme

Monday, 14 July 2014

195/365 Freezing Time



195/365  Freezing Time

“All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt.” 
Susan Sontag

Sunday, 13 July 2014

194/365 Purpose





194/365 Purpose

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” 
Eleanor Roosevelt

Saturday, 12 July 2014

193/365 Moving Shadow






193/365 Moving Shadow

"The present is the ever moving shadow that divides yesterday from tomorrow. In that lies hope."
Frank Lloyd Wright

Friday, 11 July 2014

192/365 A word from the past...


192/365 A word from the past...

"Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip."
Aristophanes

191/365 The Food Trucks







191/365 The Food Trucks

"We all have to live together, so we might as well live together happily."
Dalai Lama

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

190/365 An Awakening




190/365 An Awakening

“Nothing reminds us of an awakening more than rain.”  
 Dejan Stojanovic

Tuesday, 8 July 2014

189/365 Walking to Class





189/365 Walking to Class

Our task is to educate their (our students) whole being so they can face the future. We may not see the future, but they will and our job is to help them make something of it.” 
Ken Robinson, The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything