AZMOMXTWO's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=AZMOMXTWO AZMOMXTWO's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ 2/22/17 Be not simply good - be good for something. Henry David Thoreau http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6319693 Quote of the Day <BR> Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in. Henry David Thoreau <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love takes up where knowledge leaves off. Thomas Aquinas <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Things are beautiful if you love them. Jean Anouilh <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Life is made up of marble and mud. Nathaniel Hawthorne <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.... Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:14:10 EST 2/21/17 It is in pardoning that we are pardoned. Francis of Assisi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6319197 Quote of the Day <BR> Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit. Hosea Ballou <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance. Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed. Frank Lloyd Wright <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Land really is the best art. Andy Warhol <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> If you want a g... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:02:44 EST 2/20/17 I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation. George Bernard Shaw http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6318650 Quote of the Day <BR> The whole secret of life is to be interested in one thing profoundly and in a thousand things well. Horace Walpole <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before. Blaise Pascal <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The task of art today is to bring chaos into order. Theodor Adorno <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for r... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:45:34 EST 2/19/17 Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. Albert Camus http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6318453 Quote of the Day <BR> A fool and his money are soon parted. Thomas Tusser <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I wonder what fool it was that first invented kissing. Jonathan Swift <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The temple of art is built in words. Josiah Gilbert Holland <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> A forest bird never wants a cage. Henrik Ibsen <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> A lot of people are afraid of heights. Not me, I'm afraid of widths. Steven Wright <BR>... Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:44:37 EST 2/18/17 My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. Henry Ford http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317877 Quote of the Day It is never too late to be what you might have been. George Eliot Inspirational, Late, You Love Quote of the Day Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love. Ovid Love, Courage, Happy Art Quote of the Day Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious. Jean Cocteau Marriage, Art, Conscious Nature Quote of the Day Pick a flower on Earth and you move the farthest star. Paul Dirac Nature, Flower, Earth Funny Quote of the Day For NASA, space is still a ... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:49:33 EST 2/17/17 A smile is the universal welcome. Max Eastman http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317434 Quote of the Day Be great in act, as you have been in thought. Jean Paul Great, Thought, You Love Quote of the Day Because of a great love, one is courageous. Lao Tzu Love, Great, Courageous Art Quote of the Day A line is a dot that went for a walk. Paul Klee Art, Walk, Line Nature Quote of the Day The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Stars, Day, Sky Funny Quote of the Day I owe it all to little chocolate donuts. John Belushi <BR> Read more at: https://ww... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:41:27 EST 2/16/17 The best vision is insight. Malcolm Forbes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6317081 Quote of the Day Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise. Paul Engle Wisdom, Wise, You Love Quote of the Day The greatest pleasure of life is love. Euripides Love, Life, Greatest Art Quote of the Day Believe it or not, I can actually draw. Jean-Michel Basquiat Believe, I Can, Draw Nature Quote of the Day Waters are distilled out of Herbs, Flowers, Fruits, and Roots. Nicholas Culpeper Flowers, Roots, Herbs Funny Quote of the Day If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style. Quenti... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:14:04 EST 2/15/17 The Constitution is the guide which I never will abandon. George Washington http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6316556 Quote of the Day <BR> Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth. George Washington <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The course of true love never did run smooth. William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Don't you know that every perfect life would mean the end of art? Robert Musil <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished. Lao Tzu <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Even a stopped clock ... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:14:44 EST 2/14/17 When you love someone all your saved up wishes start coming out. Elizabeth Bowen http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6315829 Quote of the Day <BR> Friendship is Love without his wings! Lord Byron <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love shall be our token; love be yours and love be mine. Christina Rossetti <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art. Ambrose Bierce <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire. Pamela Hansford Johnson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I am a kind... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:17:42 EST 2/13/17 Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. Voltaire http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6315267 Quote of the Day <BR> Love the giver more than the gift. Brigham Young <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. Emily Bronte <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> It's a moment that I'm after, a fleeting moment, but not a frozen moment. Andrew Wyeth <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Sunsets are so beautiful that they almost seem as if we were looking through the gates of Heaven. John Lubbock <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day ... Mon, 13 Feb 2017 07:26:04 EST 2/12/17 Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends? Abraham Lincoln http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6315020 Quote of the Day <BR> Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves. Abraham Lincoln <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> A kiss is a rosy dot over the 'i' of loving. Cyrano de Bergerac <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I am an artist... I am here to live out loud. Emile Zola <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within. Alfred Lord Tennyson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> If you're going to do ... Sun, 12 Feb 2017 17:23:05 EST 2/11/17 Where thou art, that is home. Emily Dickinson http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6314430 Quote of the Day <BR> Hitch your wagon to a star. Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is only one of many passions. Samuel Johnson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> When I draw something, the brain and the hands work together. Tadao Ando <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The only Zen you can find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there. Robert M. Pirsig <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Honesty is the best policy - when there is m... Sat, 11 Feb 2017 11:49:13 EST 2/10/17 Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is not so. Galileo Galilei http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6313824 Quote of the Day <BR> Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing. Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on. Billie Holiday <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Albert Einstein <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. Albert Camus <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If a clutt... Fri, 10 Feb 2017 07:43:12 EST 2/9/17 There are no shortcuts in evolution. Louis D. Brandeis http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6313256 Quote of the Day <BR> Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven. Henry Ward Beecher <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is blind. Geoffrey Chaucer <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is one thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting. Elizabeth Bowen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Winter is not a season, it's an occupation. Sinclair Lewis <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I've had a perfectly wonderful evening. But this wasn't it. G... Thu, 9 Feb 2017 07:18:24 EST 2/8/17 The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds. John F. Kennedy http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6312700 Quote of the Day <BR> Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live. Henry Van Dyke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Only do what your heart tells you. Princess Diana <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Photography is a major force in explaining man to man. Edward Steichen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The sea complains upon a thousand shores. Alexander Smith <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a... Wed, 8 Feb 2017 07:33:00 EST 2/7/17 If you fell down yesterday, stand up today. H. G. Wells http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6312150 Quote of the Day <BR> Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense. Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> There is only one position for an artist anywhere; and that is upright. Dylan Thomas <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> I believe I can even yet remember when I saw the stars for the first time. Ma... Tue, 7 Feb 2017 07:20:17 EST 2/6/17 The doer alone learneth. Friedrich Nietzsche http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6311578 Quote of the Day <BR> Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. Napoleon Hill <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart. Charles Dickens <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Creativity takes courage. Henri Matisse <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature abhors a vacuum. Francois Rabelais <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Never get a mime talking. He won't stop. Marcel Marceau <BR> <BR> Read m... Mon, 6 Feb 2017 06:58:44 EST 2/5/17 Change in all things is sweet. Aristotle http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6311352 Quote of the Day <BR> Well begun is half done. Aristotle <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is metaphysical gravity. R. Buckminster Fuller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is a harmony parallel with nature. Paul Cezanne <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land. Aldo Leopold <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Start every day off with a smile and get it over with. W. C. Fields <BR> <BR> Read more at: https://ww... Sun, 5 Feb 2017 18:23:13 EST 2/4/17 As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6310924 Quote of the Day <BR> There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still. Franklin D. Roosevelt <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> If you wished to be loved, love. Lucius Annaeus Seneca <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have. Andy Warhol <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> During all these years there existed within me a tendency to follow Nature in her walks. John James Audubon <BR> <BR> Funny... Sat, 4 Feb 2017 22:04:04 EST 2/3/17 If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun. Katharine Hepburn http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6310034 Quote of the Day <BR> You can never plan the future by the past. Edmund Burke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. Henry Fielding <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Contrast is what makes photography interesting. Conrad Hall <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Eagles commonly fly alone. They are crows, daws, and starlings that flock together. John Webster <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I'd like to live as a poor man with... Fri, 3 Feb 2017 07:27:41 EST 2/2/17 Be obscure clearly. E. B. White http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6309470 Quote of the Day <BR> When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt. Henry J. Kaiser <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self. Samuel Johnson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Painting is a source of endless pleasure, but also of great anguish. Balthus <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light. Joyce Carol Oates <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> ... Thu, 2 Feb 2017 07:15:51 EST 2/1/17 One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. Helen Keller http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6308875 Quote of the Day <BR> They can conquer who believe they can. Virgil <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is supreme and unconditional; like is nice but limited. Duke Ellington <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> It's clever, but is it Art? Rudyard Kipling <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature always wears the colors of the spirit. Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I'm not confused. I'm just well mixed. Robert Frost <BR> <BR> Read more at: https... Wed, 1 Feb 2017 07:00:52 EST 1/31/17 History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. Winston Churchill http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6308284 Quote of the Day <BR> I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best. Benjamin Disraeli <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is like the measles. The older you get it, the worse the attack. Rainer Maria Rilke <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is science made clear. Wilson Mizner <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The earth laughs in flowers. Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> We are not retreating - we are advancing in another direction. Doug... Tue, 31 Jan 2017 07:10:19 EST 1/30/17 A hug is like a boomerang - you get it back right away. Bil Keane http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6307668 Quote of the Day <BR> There is just one life for each of us: our own. Euripides <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is not love where there is no will. Indira Gandhi <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> When that shutter clicks, anything else that can be done afterward is not worth consideration. Edward Steichen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings. Gustave Flaubert <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day ... Mon, 30 Jan 2017 07:02:40 EST 1/29/17 My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness. Dalai Lama http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6307384 Quote of the Day <BR> Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount. Clare Boothe Luce <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love and dignity cannot share the same abode. Ovid <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I really believe there are things nobody would see if I didn't photograph them. Diane Arbus <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees. Marcus Aurelius <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> If Stu... Sun, 29 Jan 2017 17:13:39 EST 1/28/17 The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page. Saint Augustine http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6306711 Quote of the Day <BR> If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded. Maya Angelou <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love implies anger. The man who is angered by nothing cares about nothing. Edward Abbey <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty. Georgia O'Keeffe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The fall of dropping water wears away the Stone. Lucretius Wi... Sat, 28 Jan 2017 11:29:58 EST 1/27/17 People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy. Anton Chekhov http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6306056 Quote of the Day <BR> Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The inner reality of love can be recognized only by love. Hans Urs von Balthasar <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Of all lies, art is the least untrue. Gustave Flaubert <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise. George Washington Carver <BR> ... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 07:21:36 EST 1/26/17 The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6305452 Quote of the Day <BR> Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. Lucius Annaeus Seneca <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. Scott Adams <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> he ocean is a mighty harmonist. William Wordsworth <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <... Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:55:33 EST 1/25/17 It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both. Niccolo Machiavelli http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6304876 Quote of the Day <BR> Peace is its own reward. Mahatma Gandhi <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I loved, I did not say so. Ray Stannard Baker <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better. Andre Gide <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads. Henry David Thoreau <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:45:59 EST 1/24/17 A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. Henry Adams http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6304235 Quote of the Day <BR> It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life. Elizabeth Kenny <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. Helen Keller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is the triumph over chaos. John Cheever <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star. Lucy Maud Montgomery <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> It takes ... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:50:35 EST 1/23/17 The opportunity is often lost by deliberating. Publilius Syrus http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6303587 Quote of the Day <BR> Joys divided are increased. Josiah Gilbert Holland <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> People who throw kisses are hopelessly lazy. Bob Hope <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs. Thomas Wolfe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> My boy, one small breeze doesn't make a wind storm. John McGraw <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day Never wear anything that panics the cat. P. J. O'Rourke <BR> <BR> Read more at: https:... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:46:40 EST 1/22/17 If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business. B. C. Forbes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6303210 Quote of the Day <BR> Intense feeling too often obscures the truth. Harry S Truman <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears. Edith Piaf <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I believe only in art and failure. Jane Rule <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! John Muir <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> It is necessary for me to establish a winner image. Therefore, I have to beat somebod... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:55:29 EST 1/21/17 There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Edi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6302481 Quote of the Day <BR> Faces that have charmed us the most escape us the soonest. Walter Scott <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet. Plato <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Layer by layer art strips life bare. Robert Musil <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together. Saadi <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Hell hath no fury like a bureaucrat scorned. Milton Friedman <B... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:11:38 EST 1/20/17 Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. Herodotus http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6301786 Quote of the Day <BR> To be able to look back upon one's past life with satisfaction is to live twice. Lord Acton <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is space and time measured by the heart. Marcel Proust <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> In art the best is good enough. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there. George Bernard Shaw <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I had a monu... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:11:20 EST 1/19/17 No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. William Blake http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6301160 Quote of the Day <BR> Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one. Albert Einstein <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I love you more than my own skin. Frida Kahlo <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one. Charles Horton Cooley <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day The earth has received the embrace of the sun and we shall see the results of that love. Sitting Bull <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day All I need to make a comedy ... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:08:49 EST 1/18/17 A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both. Dwight D. Eisenh http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6300464 Quote of the Day <BR> We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. E. M. Forster <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Oh, love will make a dog howl in rhyme. Francis Beaumont <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I make pictures and someone comes in and calls it art. Willem de Kooning <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> There's no night without stars. Andre Norton <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Every man has his f... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:01:08 EST 1/17/17 Love the moment and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries. Corita Ke http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6299765 Quote of the Day <BR> The sweetest of all sounds is praise. Xenophon <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home. Mother Teresa <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I dream a lot. I do more painting when I'm not painting. It's in the subconscious. Andrew Wyeth <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well. Antoine de Saint-Exupery <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:54:40 EST 1/16/17 We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. Martin Luther King http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6299054 Quote of the Day <BR> The moral arc of the universe bends at the elbow of justice. Martin Luther King, Jr. <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. Martin Luther King, Jr <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is Art. Everything else is everything else. Ad Reinhardt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind? Percy Bysshe Shelley <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> A vac... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:55:56 EST 1/15/17 Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do. Johann Wolfgang vo http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6298702 Quote of the Day <BR> Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out. Edwin Markham <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love. Victor Hugo <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> An artist is he for whom the goal and center of life is to form his mind. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The sky lovingly smiles on the earth and her children. Henry ... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:54:34 EST 1/14/17 Without a struggle, there can be no progress. Frederick Douglass http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6297928 Quote of the Day <BR> Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting. William Arthur Ward <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Dear Lord, I'm so grateful I'm still loved. Vivien Leigh <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I guess I didn't enjoy drawing very much. It was like homework. Robert Crumb <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The world is always in movement. V. S. Naipaul <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> An intellectual is a man who doesn't know ... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:11:50 EST 1/13/17 Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer. Walter Scott http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6297177 Quote of the Day <BR> Man loves company - even if it is only that of a small burning candle. Georg C. Lichtenberg <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> All mankind love a lover. Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees. Marcel Proust <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day The longer one is alone, the easier it is to hear the song of the earth. Robert Anton Wilson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:27:45 EST 1/12/17 Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom. Hannah Arendt http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6296500 Quote of the Day <BR> The most wasted day of all is that on which we have not laughed. Nicolas Chamfort <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength. Theodor Adorno <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I will preach with my brush. Henry Ossawa Tanner <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> I have never seen snow and do not know what winter means. Duke Kahanamoku <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Expert: a ... Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:09:07 EST 1/11/17 You must do the things you think you cannot do. Eleanor Roosevelt http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6295816 Quote of the Day <BR> I look for what needs to be done. After all, that's how the universe designs itself. R. Buckminster Fuller <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Do you have to have a reason for loving? Brigitte Bardot <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> It is the addition of strangeness to beauty that constitutes the romantic character in art. Walter Hagen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> If people think nature is their friend, then they sure don't need an enemy. Kurt Vonne... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:14:40 EST 1/10/17 It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well. Rene Descartes http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6295110 Quote of the Day <BR> Mankind is made great or little by its own will. Friedrich Schiller <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> We do not judge the people we love. Jean-Paul Sartre <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Less is only more where more is no good. Frank Lloyd Wright <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea. Francis Bacon <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Once, during Prohibition, I ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:51:48 EST 1/9/17 Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten. B. F. Skinner http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6294804 Quote of the Day <BR> If we do not discipline ourselves the world will do it for us. William Feather <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I can live without money, but I cannot live without love. Judy Garland <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> A man paints with his brains and not with his hands. Michelangelo <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> God, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart. Edna St. Vincent Millay <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> When th... Mon, 9 Jan 2017 18:54:02 EST 1/8/17 Common sense is not so common. Voltaire http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6294051 Quote of the Day <BR> If you wish to reach the highest, begin at the lowest. Publilius Syrus <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I was adored once too. William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse. Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> I learn something every time I go into the mountains. Michael Kennedy <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> A child of ... Sun, 8 Jan 2017 18:03:09 EST 1/7/17 A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. Charles http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6293503 Quote of the Day <BR> Belief creates the actual fact. William James <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> To fail to love is not to exist at all. Mark Van Doren <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century. Marshall McLuhan <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Even in winter an isolated patch of snow has a special quality. Andy Goldsworthy <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is alre... Sat, 7 Jan 2017 21:43:48 EST 1/6/17 I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts. John Lock http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6292382 Quote of the Day <BR> Life is but thought. Sara Teasdale <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love. William Blake <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than face the gods. Iris Murdoch <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The Sun, Moon and Stars are there to guide us. Dennis Banks <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Pair up in threes. Yogi Berra <BR> <BR> Read m... Fri, 6 Jan 2017 06:53:01 EST 1/5/17 The only way to have a friend is to be one. Ralph Waldo Emerson http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6291709 Quote of the Day <BR> A friend is, as it were, a second self. Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back. John Ruskin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Artists live in unknown spaces and give themselves over to following something unknown. Kiki Smith <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> One could not pluck a flower without troubling a star. Loren Eiseley <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I don't ... Thu, 5 Jan 2017 07:07:18 EST 1/4/17 Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down. Ray Bradbur http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6290940 Quote of the Day <BR> When you doubt, abstain. Ambrose Bierce <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is a friendship set to music. Joseph Campbell <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is the only way to run away without leaving home. Twyla Tharp <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong. Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech. Mark Twain <... Wed, 4 Jan 2017 06:55:04 EST