Wednesday, 30 April 2014

120/365 The Struggle





120/365 The Struggle

"Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle!"

 Stevie Wonder

119/365 A Horse





119/365 A Horse

“When I bestride him, I soar, I am a hawk: he trots the air; the earth sings when he touches it; the basest horn of his hoof is more musical than the pipe of Hermes. ” 

William Shakespeare, Henry V

Monday, 28 April 2014

118/365 Love & Bread


118/365  Love & Bread

"Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone; it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new." 
Ursula K. Le Guin

Sunday, 27 April 2014

117/365 We'll end up with wings...



117/365 We'll end up with wings...
"I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings."

Gustave Flaubert

Saturday, 26 April 2014

116/365 The Artist

 
 116/365 The Artist 

"The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him."
Auguste Rodin

Friday, 25 April 2014

115/365 Beginnings & Endings




115/365  Beginnings & Endings


"What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from."
 T. S. Eliot

Thursday, 24 April 2014

114/365 Touch the sky....





114/365 Touch the sky....

“The sky, I thought, is not so grand;
I 'most could touch it with my hand!
And reaching up my hand to try,
I screamed to feel it touch the sky.” 
Edna St. Vincent Millay, The Selected Poetry

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Monday, 21 April 2014

111/365 Tree Planting



111/365 Tree Planting


“Tree planting is always a utopian enterprise, it seems to me, a wager on a future the planter doesn't necessarily expect to witness.” 

Michael Pollan, Second Nature: A Gardener's Education

Sunday, 20 April 2014

110/365 Our Song...



110/365 Our Song...

“Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.”
John Paul II

Saturday, 19 April 2014

109/2014 I'm on my way...





109/2014 I'm on my way...

“I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on my way.” 
Carl Sandburg

Friday, 18 April 2014

108/365 Always Fresh



108/365 Always Fresh

"The garden of love is green without limit and yields many fruits other than sorrow or joy. Love is beyond either condition: without spring, without autumn, it is always fresh."
Rumi


Thursday, 17 April 2014

107/365 Art & Flowers



107/365 Art & Flowers


"Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding."
Gian Carlo Menotti

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

106/365 Walking Rainy Days



106/365  Walking Rainy Days

"Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet." 
Roger Miller

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

105/365 Walking




105/365  Walking

“Walking . . . is how the body measures itself against the earth.”

  Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Monday, 14 April 2014

104/365 Never Lost a Passenger...






104/365 Never Lost a Passenger...

"I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say; I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger."
Harriet Tubman

Sunday, 13 April 2014

103/365 The Art of Gratitude



103/365 The Art of Gratitude

"The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude." 

Friedrich Nietzsche

Saturday, 12 April 2014

102/365 Living Out Loud



102/365 Living Out Loud

“If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud." 

Émile Zola

Friday, 11 April 2014

101/365 My New Umbrella



101/365 My New Umbrella

“Rain never understands why people hide under their umbrellas! Let us make a surprise to the rain by closing our umbrellas!” 

 Mehmet Murat ildan

Thursday, 10 April 2014

100/365 Blossoms of the Heart




100/365 Blossoms of the Heart

"Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing, but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch." 
Yoshida Kenko (1283-1350)


Wednesday, 9 April 2014

99/365 What is a Weed?



99/365 What is a Weed?

"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

98/365 A Sculpture in Time




98/365 A Sculpture in Time


"You have to create your life. You have to carve it, like a sculpture."

 William Shatner