“Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.”
– Norman Vincent Peale
A million things
Le cœur a ses raisons, que la raison ne connaît point. On le sent en mille choses. ~ Blaise Pascal
The heart has its reasons which Reason knows not of. One feels it in a thousand things.
“The more one judges, the less one loves.” — Honoré de Balzac
To read a poem in January is as lovely as to go for a walk in June.
~ Jean-Paul Sartre
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” ~ Albert Einstein
Sea Fan on Beach
The universe is made of stories, not atoms. ~ Muriel Rukeyser
The Storyteller Doll: Listening to Stories
For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity. ― Henri Cartier-Bresson
Foggy Morning, Old Tree
“Goodness is the only investment that never fails.”
– Henry David Thoreau
Spirit, that made those heroes dare
To die, and leave their children free,
Bid Time and Nature gently spare
The shaft we raise to them and thee.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
Iris, after the rain