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/ 8/25/16 The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express. Francis Bacon http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6224168 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One fails forward toward success. <BR> Charles Kettering <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One does not fall in love; one grows into love, and love grows in him. <BR> Karl A. Menninger <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The waking mind is the least serviceable in the arts. <BR> Henry Miller <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error. <BR> Voltaire <BR> <BR> Funn... Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:55:23 EST 8/24/16 You can't blame gravity for falling in love. Albert Einstein http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6223575 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> God cannot alter the past, though historians can. <BR> Samuel Butler <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The crime of loving is forgetting. <BR> Maurice Chevalier <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Only an artist can interpret the meaning of life. <BR> Novalis <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out. <BR> William Blake <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I was ... Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:05:47 EST 8/23/16 I only hope that we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse. W http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6222965 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread. Richard Wright <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love. <BR> Marc Chagall <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When I have a camera in my hand, I know no fear. <BR> Alfred Eisenstaedt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I know the joy of fishes in the river through my... Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:03:18 EST 8/22/16 There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of percep http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6222503 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem. <BR> John Galsworthy <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We love even when our love is not requited. <BR> Mortimer Adler <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Good painting is the kind that looks like sculpture. <BR> Michelangelo <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble. <B... Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:57:45 EST 8/21/16 Immensely grateful, touched, proud, astonished, abashed. Boris Pasternak http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6221931 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself. Swami Sivananda <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love prefers twilight to daylight. <BR> Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The mission of art is to represent nature not to imitate her. <BR> William Morris Hunt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks. <BR> Francois Rabelais <BR... Sun, 21 Aug 2016 11:52:39 EST 8/20/16 Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened. Dr. Seuss http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6221414 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Let me warn you, if you start chasing after views, you'll be left without bread and without views. <BR> Nikolai Gogol <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all. <BR> Samuel Butler <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is the most beautiful of all lies. <BR> Claude Debussy <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We have the capacity to receive messages from the stars and the s... Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:46:37 EST 8/19/18 Let us live for the beauty of our own reality. Charles Lamb http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6220756 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Winning isn't everything, but it beats anything in second place. <BR> William C. Bryant <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> And the heart that is soonest awake to the flowers is always the first to be touch'd by the thorns. <BR> Thomas Moore <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The goal of art was the vital expression of self. <BR> Alfred Stieglitz A <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The breaking of a wave cannot explain the whole ... Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:53:58 EST 8/18/16 We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai La http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6220169 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business and your business in your heart. <BR> Thomas J. Watson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The love of heaven makes one heavenly. <BR> William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Mournful and yet grand is the destiny of the artist. <BR> Franz Liszt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A weed is but an unloved flower. <BR> Ella Wheeler Wilcox <BR> <BR> Funny... Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:04:02 EST 8/17/16 Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persist http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6219510 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Knowledge is the life of the mind. <BR> Abu Bakr <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We cease loving ourselves if no one loves us. <BR> Madame de Stael <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There hasn't been any art yet. Art is just beginning. <BR> Constantin Brancusi <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The sea has neither meaning nor pity. <BR> Anton Chekhov <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I was so naive as a kid I ... Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:15:01 EST 8/17/16 Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persist http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6219509 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Knowledge is the life of the mind. <BR> Abu Bakr <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We cease loving ourselves if no one loves us. <BR> Madame de Stael <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There hasn't been any art yet. Art is just beginning. <BR> Constantin Brancusi <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The sea has neither meaning nor pity. <BR> Anton Chekhov <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I was so naive as a kid I ... Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:15:00 EST 8/16/16 The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here. Finle http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6218872 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Our actions are the results of our intentions and our intelligence. <BR> E. Stanley Jones <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is the silent saying and saying of a single name. <BR> Mignon McLaughlin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art ought never to be considered except in its relations with its ideal beauty. <BR> Alfred de Vigny <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Self-defence is Nature's eldest law. <BR> John Dryden ... Tue, 16 Aug 2016 08:22:44 EST 8/15/16 It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6218220 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Exchange ideas frequently. <BR> James Cash Penney <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One is very crazy when in love. <BR> Sigmund Freud <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My imagination can picture no fairer happiness than to continue living for art. <BR> Clara Schumann <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature is the master of talents; genius is the master of nature. <BR> Josiah Gilbert Holland <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Da... Mon, 15 Aug 2016 08:04:17 EST 8/14/16 It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. Frederick Douglass http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6217769 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Imagination creates reality. <BR> Richard Wagner <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The heart of another is a dark forest, always, no matter how close it has been to one's own. <BR> Willa Cather <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Impressionism; it is the birth of Light in painting. <BR> Robert Delaunay <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and unders... Sun, 14 Aug 2016 11:47:25 EST 8/13/16 Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. Oscar Wilde http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6217259 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones. <BR> Saint Teresa of Avila <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A man is given the choice between loving women and understanding them. <BR> Ninon de L'Enclos <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A painting that is well composed is half finished. <BR> Pierre Bonnard <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is no forgiveness in nature. <BR> Ugo Betti <BR> <BR> Funny Quot... Sat, 13 Aug 2016 12:06:47 EST 8/12/16 There is a kind of beauty in imperfection. Conrad Hall http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6216591 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Justice is the sum of all moral duty. <BR> William Godwin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is sad not to love, but it is much sadder not to be able to love. <BR> Miguel de Unamuno <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best. Frida Kahlo <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Any landscape is a condition of the spirit. <BR> Henri Frederic Amiel <BR> ... Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:08:42 EST 8/11/16 Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students. Charles Kuralt http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6216137 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The difficulty in life is the choice. <BR> George A. Moore <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We all become great explorers during our first few days in a new city, or a new love affair. Mignon McLaughlin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I never know what I'm going to put on the canvas. The canvas paints itself. I'm just the middleman. <BR> Peter Max <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The love of gardening is a seed once sown t... Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:41:25 EST 8/10/16 The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today. Elbert Hubbard http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6215387 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To forget oneself is to be happy. <BR> Robert Louis Stevenson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. <BR> Martin Luther King, Jr. <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness. <BR> Joan Miro <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Trees love to toss and sway; they make such happy noises. <BR> Emil... Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:05:29 EST 8/9/16 True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost. Charl http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6214759 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. <BR> Alfred Lord Tennyson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A man's kiss is his signature. <BR> Mae West <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Recognizing the need is the primary condition for design. <BR> Charles Eames <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule. <BR> Michael Pollan <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The first condition of understanding a f... Tue, 9 Aug 2016 08:02:15 EST 8/8/16 We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6214157 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing. <BR> Marcus Aurelius <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Absence - that common cure of love. <BR> Lord Byron <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All art is a struggle to be, in a particular sort of way, virtuous. <BR> Iris Murdoch <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature uses human imagination to lift her work of creation to even higher levels. <BR> Luigi Pirandello <BR> <BR... Mon, 8 Aug 2016 08:12:54 EST 8/7/16 The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose. James A. Bald http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6213732 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter. <BR> Marlene Dietrich <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold. Jonathan Swift <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. <BR> Edgar Degas <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature provides exceptions to every rule. <BR> Margaret Fuller <BR> <B... Sun, 7 Aug 2016 12:43:03 EST 8/6/15 Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action. Benjamin Di http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6213237 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The hardest thing is to take less when you can get more. <BR> Kin Hubbard <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is no limit to the power of loving. <BR> John Morton <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The best artists know what to leave out. <BR> Charles de Lint <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If your knees aren't green by the end of the day, you ought to seriously re-examine your life. <BR> Bill Watterson <BR> <BR> <BR> ... Sat, 6 Aug 2016 12:18:25 EST 8/5/16 Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little wate http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6212580 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot. <BR> Charlie Chaplin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is what you've been through with somebody. <BR> James Thurber <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first. <BR> Arthur Schopenhauer <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbe... Fri, 5 Aug 2016 07:53:21 EST 8/4/16 To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. David Viscott http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6211996 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. <BR> George Edward Woodberry <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity. <BR> George Bernard Shaw <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I don't want life to imitate art. I want life to be art. <BR> Ernst Fischer <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Sadness is but a wall between two gardens. <BR> Khalil Gib... Thu, 4 Aug 2016 08:11:16 EST 8/3/16 Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul. Henry Ward Beecher http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6211397 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others. Frank Morgan <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is the proper task of life. <BR> Friedrich Nietzsche <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon verdure is the most perfect refre... Wed, 3 Aug 2016 08:10:30 EST 8/2/16 Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6210855 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. <BR> Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day. <BR> Andre Maurois <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster's autobiography. <BR> Federico Fellini <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to ... Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:45:48 EST 8/1/16 What we think, we become. Buddha http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6210189 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You have to stand up for some things in this world. <BR> Marjory Stoneman Douglas <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way. Plato <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Through a painting we can see the whole world. <BR> Hans Hofmann <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I love not man the less, but Nature more. <BR> Lord Byron <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of t... Mon, 1 Aug 2016 08:02:48 EST 7/31/16 Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Thomas A. Edison http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6209781 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Talent does what it can; genius does what it must. <BR> Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What does it matter how many lovers you have if none of them gives you the universe? Jacques Lacan <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know. <BR> Diane Arbus <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There are no shortcuts in evolution. <BR> Louis D.... Sun, 31 Jul 2016 13:01:34 EST 7/30/16 The word 'happiness' would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. Carl Jung http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6209248 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues. <BR> John Locke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is. Vladimir Nabokov <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Pictures must not be too picturesque. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature's far too subtle to repeat herself. <BR> Paul Muni <BR> <BR> Funny Quo... Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:45:36 EST 7/29/16 Learn to... be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not. He http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6208588 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The buried talent is the sunken rock on which most lives strike and founder. <BR> Frederick William Faber <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The photograph itself doesn't interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality. Henri Cartier-Bresson <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We cannot command Nature except by obeying... Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:05:59 EST 7/28/16 No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the s http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6208039 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact. <BR> George Eliot <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts. <BR> Voltaire <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> That's why people listen to music or look at paintings. To get in touch with that wholeness. Corita Kent <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is not a sprig of grass ... Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:04:10 EST 7/27/16 Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over. F. Scott F http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6207473 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it. <BR> George Santayana <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To live is like to love - all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it. <BR> Samuel Butler <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Less is more. <BR> Ludwig Mies van der Rohe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences. <BR> Robert Gree... Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:14:37 EST 7/26/16 If you can't convince them, confuse them. Harry S Truman http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6206853 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life. <BR> Simone Weil <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We love but once, for once only are we perfectly equipped for loving. <BR> Cyril Connolly <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All the universe is full of the lives of perfect creatures. <BR> Kon... Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:53:26 EST 7/25/16 A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship. John D. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6206265 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The aim of education is the knowledge not of facts but of values. <BR> William Ralph Inge <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To be able to say how much love, is love but little. <BR> Petrarch <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art depends on luck and talent. <BR> Francis Ford Coppola <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, And the blood coursing in the veins of the moon. <BR> Muhamm... Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:07:46 EST 7/24/16 When you can't make them see the light, make them feel the heat. Ronald Reagan http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6205798 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions. <BR> Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband. <BR> Booth Tarkington <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Any authentic work of art must start an argument between the artist and his audience. Rebecca West <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Look deep into nature, and then you will understand e... Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:08:42 EST 7/23/16 Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. Napoleon Bonaparte http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6205342 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Patience is the companion of wisdom. <BR> Saint Augustine <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love comes unseen; we only see it go. <BR> Henry Austin Dobson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique. <BR> Isaac Bashevis Singer <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God. <BR> Honore de Balzac <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR>... Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:40:32 EST 7/22/16 Man is free at the moment he wishes to be. Voltaire http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6204743 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help. <BR> Epicurus <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey. <BR> Lord Byron <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The business of art is to reveal the relation between man and his environment. <BR> D. H. Lawrence <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> People from a planet without flowers would think we m... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:13:10 EST 7/21/16 People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining. Stephen Hawking http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6204191 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware. <BR> Henry Miller <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Beauty is the lover's gift. <BR> William Congreve <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You cannot possibly invent painting all by yourself. <BR> Pierre Bonnard <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Sadly, it's much easier to create a desert than a forest. <BR> James Lovelock... Thu, 21 Jul 2016 08:01:08 EST 7/20/16 Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own. H. Jackson Bro http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6203618 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When in doubt, don't. <BR> Benjamin Franklin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery. <BR> Fulton J. Sheen <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Entertainment and art are not isolated. <BR> Martin Kippenberger <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The earth is yet the place of the domicile of man and all the offspring of the first man. Joseph Franklin Rutherford <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:23:52 EST 7/19/16 Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don't lose faith. Steve Jobs http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6203034 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You will never win if you never begin. <BR> Helen Rowland <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Only the broken-hearted know the truth about love. <BR> Mason Cooley <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The most seductive thing about art is the personality of the artist himself. <BR> Paul Cezanne <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Without the oceans there would be no life on Earth. <BR> Peter Benchley <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Da... Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:10:08 EST 7/18/16 Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for th http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6202401 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. <BR> Henry Ford <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love possesses not nor will it be possessed, for love is sufficient unto love. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is never finished, only abandoned. <BR> Leonardo da Vinci <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them. <BR> A. A. Milne... Mon, 18 Jul 2016 08:06:47 EST 7/17/16 If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable. Lucius Annaeus Se http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6201984 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When one must, one can. <BR> Charlotte Whitton <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To good and true love fear is forever affixed. <BR> Francois Rabelais <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I don't very much enjoy looking at paintings in general. I know too much about them. I take them apart. <BR> Georgia O'Keeffe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> However much you knock at nature's door, she will never answer you in comprehensible w... Sun, 17 Jul 2016 12:39:12 EST 7/16/16 Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination when awake? Leonar http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6201444 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts. <BR> James Joyce <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Self-love is the source of all our other loves. <BR> Pierre Corneille <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I start a picture and I finish it. <BR> Jean-Michel Basquiat <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too. <BR> William Cowper <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I've... Sat, 16 Jul 2016 11:34:33 EST 7/15/16 We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak. Epict http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6200827 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Metaphors have a way of holding the most truth in the least space. <BR> Orson Scott Card <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope, even the ruins to which it clings. <BR> Gustave Flaubert <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The cultured man is an artist, an artist in humanity. <BR> Ashley Montagu <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I'm very gregarious, but I love being in th... Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:03:00 EST 7/14/16 If you want to be happy, be. Leo Tolstoy http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6200377 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What happens is not as important as how you react to what happens. <BR> Ellen Glasgow <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God can't help but smile on it. Josh Billings <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We have art in order not to die of the truth. <BR> Friedrich Nietzsche <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature is something outside our body, but the mind is within us... Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:31:16 EST 7/13/16 Whatever you do in life, surround yourself with smart people who'll argue with you. John W http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6199664 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is nothing more likely to start disagreement among people or countries than an agreement. <BR> E. B. White <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a sacred reserve of energy; it is like the blood of spiritual evolution. <BR> Pierre Teilhard de Chardin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art never seems to make me peaceful or pure. <BR> Willem de Kooning <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> No man has received from nature the... Wed, 13 Jul 2016 08:02:55 EST 7/12/16 The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary. Vince Lombardi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6199091 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. <BR> Buddha <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Loved. You can't use it in the past tense. Death does not stop that love at all. <BR> Ken Kesey <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What marks the artist is his power to shape the material of pain we all have. <BR> <BR> Lionel Trilling <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Against her ankles as she trod The lucky buttercups did nod. <B... Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:20:33 EST 7/11/16 Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up. Pablo Pic http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6198510 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The greatest remedy for anger is delay. <BR> Lucius Annaeus Seneca <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love grows more tremendously full, swift, poignant, as the years multiply. <BR> Zane Grey <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is the elimination of the unnecessary. <BR> Pablo Picasso <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. <BR> Walt Whitman <BR> <BR> Funny Q... Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:17:38 EST 7/10/16 Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. Auguste Rodin http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6198058 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right. <BR> Albert Einstein <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> People protect what they love. <BR> Jacques Yves Cousteau <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Minimal art went nowhere. <BR> <BR> Sol LeWitt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold. <BR> Oliver Wendell ... Sun, 10 Jul 2016 12:12:11 EST 7/9/16 We all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve. Bill Gates http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6197520 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Peace begins with a smile. <BR> Mother Teresa <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Ultimately love is everything. <BR> M. Scott Peck <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My painting does not come from the easel. <BR> <BR> Jackson Pollock <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is the sky, which is all men's together. <BR> Euripides <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> He was a bold man that first ate an oyster. <BR> Jon... Sat, 9 Jul 2016 11:29:18 EST 7/8/16 Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it. Edmund Burke http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6196848 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Hope is but the dream of those who wake. <BR> Matthew Prior I <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> O, thou art fairer than the evening air clad in the beauty of a thousand stars. <BR> Christopher Marlowe <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw, the more of it I wanted to see. <BR> J. Paul Getty <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When I have a terrible need of - shall I say the word - ... 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