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/ 9/28/16 A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. Ay http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6243045 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy. <BR> Carl von Clausewitz <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love dies only when growth stops. <BR> Pearl S. Buck <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art doesn't transform. It just plain forms. <BR> Roy Lichtenstein <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get. H. Jackson Brown, Jr. <BR> <BR> Funn... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:14:52 EST 9/27/16 Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. Arthur Ashe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6242516 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You always admire what you really don't understand. <BR> Blaise Pascal <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Faith makes all things possible... love makes all things easy. <BR> Dwight L. Moody <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To make pictures big is to make them more powerful. <BR> Robert Mapplethorpe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature never did betray the heart that loved her. <BR> William Wordsworth <BR> <BR> Funny Qu... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:11:05 EST 9/26/16 Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud. Maya Angelou http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6242003 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Words are but the signs of ideas. <BR> Samuel Johnson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Light in Nature creates the movement of colors. <BR> Robert Delaunay <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Moonlight is sculpture. <BR> Nathaniel Hawthorne <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I'm willing to admit that I may not... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:42:12 EST 9/25/16 Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandel http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6241770 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out. <BR> Iris Murdoch <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. Buddha <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I think it is in collaboration that the nature of art is revealed. <BR> Steve Lacy <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to w... Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:52:10 EST 9/24/16 Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. Soren Kierkegaard http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6241007 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Let your mind alone, and see what happens. <BR> Virgil Thomson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I think we have all experienced passion that is not in any sense reasonable. <BR> Stephen Fry <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I dream of painting and then I paint my dream. <BR> Vincent Van Gogh <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> God sleeps in the minerals, awakens in plants, walks in animals, and thinks in man. <BR> Arthur Young ... Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:00:12 EST 9/23/16 Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. Win http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6240513 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Applause is a receipt, not a bill. <BR> <BR> Dale Carnegie <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is my religion - I could die for it. <BR> John Keats <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> In art, the obvious is a sin. <BR> Edward Dmytryk <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Ye stars! which are the poetry of heaven! <BR> Lord Byron <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax... Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:07:23 EST 9/22/16 Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. Mother Te http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6240051 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You know more than you think you do. <BR> Benjamin Spock <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar. <BR> Theodor Adorno <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Never buy four C-plus paintings when you can buy one A. <BR> Walter Annenberg <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I wish that all of nature's magnificence, the emotion of the land, the living energy of place could be photographed. <... Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:02:48 EST 9/21/16 It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. Charles Spurgeon http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6239501 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest. <BR> Dylan Thomas <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Bid me to love, and I will give a loving heart to thee. <BR> Robert Herrick <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. <BR> Emile Zola <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> And Fall, with her yeller harvest moon and the hills growin' brown and golden under a si... Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:03:04 EST 9/20/16 Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thin http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6238948 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Life is an adventure in forgiveness. <BR> Norman Cousins <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If you would be loved, love, and be loveable. <BR> Benjamin Franklin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It's all in how you arrange the thing... the careful balance of the design is the motion. Andrew Wyeth <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> And when I breathed, my breath was lightning. <BR> Black Elk <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <B... Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:30:22 EST 9/19/16 Don't watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going. Sam Levenson http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6238334 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Care and diligence bring luck. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, shall win my love. <BR> Washington Irving <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Man is a creative retrospection of nature upon itself. <BR> Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the ... Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:02:46 EST 9/18/16 In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. Nikos Kazantzakis http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6237878 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a better teacher than duty. <BR> Albert Einstein <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding. Gian Carlo Menotti <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Vegetation is the basic instrument the creator uses to set all of nature in motion. <BR> A... Sun, 18 Sep 2016 12:34:38 EST 9/17/16 Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6237403 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The first wealth is health. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Tell me who admires and loves you, and I will tell you who you are. <BR> Antoine de Saint-Exupery <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All great art is born of the metropolis. <BR> <BR> Ezra Pound <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The winds and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators. <BR> Edward Gibbon <BR> <BR> Funny Quote... Sat, 17 Sep 2016 12:45:16 EST 9/16/16 One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be underst http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6236727 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Act like you expect to get into the end zone. <BR> Christopher Morley <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love. <BR> Ovid <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is anything people do with distinction. <BR> Louis Dudek <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it. <BR> Chief Joseph <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the... Fri, 16 Sep 2016 08:08:42 EST 9/15/16 The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it. Hubert H. Humphrey http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6236185 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Be true to your work, your word, and your friend. <BR> John Boyle O'Reilly <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Sometimes love is stronger than a man's convictions. <BR> Isaac Bashevis <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> An empty canvas is a living wonder... far lovelier than certain pictures. <BR> Wassily Kandinsky <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Destroying rainforest for economic gain is like burning a Renaissance painting to c... Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:15:35 EST 9/14/16 Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6235624 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The future has a way of arriving unannounced. <BR> George Will <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> But what do we know of the heart nearest to our own? What do we know of our own heart? Amelia Barr <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is born of humiliation. <BR> W. H. Auden <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The good man is the friend of all living things. <BR> Mahatma Gandhi <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A g... Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:22:27 EST 9/13/16 In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision. Dalai Lama http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6235048 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We grow small trying to be great. <BR> E. Stanley Jones <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law. <BR> Boethius <BR> <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Trying to force creativity is never good. <BR> Sarah McLachlan <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Countless as the sands of the sea are human passions. <BR> Nikolai Gogol <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> L... Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:22:39 EST 9/12/16 The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must b http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6234454 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You may delay, but time will not. <BR> Benjamin Franklin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> A woman can be anything the man who loves her would have her be. <BR> James M. Barrie <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My hand is the extension of the thinking process - the creative process. <BR> Tadao Ando <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The sun, too, shines into cesspools and is not polluted. <BR> Diogenes <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of th... Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:12:00 EST 9/11/16 A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. Joseph C http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6233945 May we never forget the tragic events of 15 years ago and the heroes that came out of this horror let us never forget the senseless and unnecessary loss of so many loves by a group that can not and will not let others live the live that they choose let us never forget that we are no better and no worse than any one else I pray that the hat that is out there will some day come to a halt and that we can all live in peace. <BR> <BR> <BR> The terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, changed the ... Sun, 11 Sep 2016 11:50:47 EST 9/10/16 Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. Og Mandino http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6233387 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present. Golda Meir <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Knowledge is love and light and vision. <BR> Helen Keller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views. <BR> Mary Schmich <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> 'Healing,' Papa would tell me, 'is not a science, b... Sat, 10 Sep 2016 12:37:03 EST 9/9/16 Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6232718 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The more laws, the less justice. <BR> Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it. <BR> Frank A. Clark <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time. <BR> Thomas Merton <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The man who interprets Nature is always held in great honor. <BR> Zora Neale Hurston <BR> <... Fri, 9 Sep 2016 08:06:07 EST 9/8/16 I believe in living today. Not in yesterday, nor in tomorrow. Loretta Young http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6232170 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> No one wants advice - only corroboration. <BR> John Steinbeck <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties. <BR> Jules Renard <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Work on the accent, it will enliven the whole. <BR> Pierre Bonnard <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Autumn's the mellow time. <BR> William Allingham <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Suppose ... Thu, 8 Sep 2016 08:37:35 EST 9/7/16 We do not remember days, we remember moments. Cesare Pavese http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6231545 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last. <BR> Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is only one kind of love, but there are a thousand imitations. <BR> Francois de La Rochefoucauld <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I prefer drawing to talking. Drawing is faster, and leaves less room for lies. <BR> Le Corbusier <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Clouds come floating into my lif... Wed, 7 Sep 2016 08:03:13 EST 9/6/16 I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my des http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6231082 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There are some people who, if they don't already know, you can't tell 'em. <BR> Yogi Berra <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One must not trifle with love. <BR> Alfred de Musset L <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A primitive artist is an amateur whose work sells. <BR> Grandma Moses <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The Amen of nature is always a flower. <BR> Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR>... Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:10:04 EST 9/5/16 A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6230508 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Put off thy cares with thy clothes; so shall thy rest strengthen thy labor, and so thy labor sweeten thy rest. <BR> Francis Quarles <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love. <BR> Stendhal <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is very good advice to believe only what an artist does, rather than what he says about his work. <BR> David Hockney <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR... Mon, 5 Sep 2016 12:01:37 EST 9/4/16 The most important thing is to enjoy your life - to be happy - it's all that matters. Audre http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6230028 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere. Isaac Asimov <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. <BR> Peter Ustinov <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> From now on, I'll connect the dots my own way. <BR> Bill Watterson <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is only in the country that we can get to know a person ... Sun, 4 Sep 2016 13:30:33 EST 9/3/16 Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6229512 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Big words seldom accompany good deeds. <BR> Charlotte Whitton <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If I get married, I want to be very married. <BR> Audrey Hepburn <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is not a pastime but a priesthood. <BR> Jean Cocteau <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative. <BR> H. G. Wells <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day He has Van Gogh's ear for mu... Sat, 3 Sep 2016 13:00:32 EST 9/3/16 Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6229511 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Big words seldom accompany good deeds. <BR> Charlotte Whitton <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If I get married, I want to be very married. <BR> Audrey Hepburn <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is not a pastime but a priesthood. <BR> Jean Cocteau <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative. <BR> H. G. Wells <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day He has Van Gogh's ear for mu... Sat, 3 Sep 2016 13:00:31 EST 9/2/16 Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present mo http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6228823 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level. <BR> Joyce Brothers <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment. <BR> Napoleon Bonaparte <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The rule in the art world is: you cater to the masses or you kowtow to the elite; you can't have both. <BR> Ben Hecht <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Perhaps the tru... Fri, 2 Sep 2016 08:23:18 EST 9/1/16 The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. H. Jackson Brown, Jr. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6228222 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The finest steel has to go through the hottest fire. <BR> Richard M. Nixon <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> How far away the stars seem, and how far is our first kiss, and ah, how old my heart. William Butler Yeats <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Rules and models destroy genius and art. <BR> William Hazlitt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean. <BR> Art... Thu, 1 Sep 2016 08:02:48 EST 8/31/16 There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. Albert Schweitzer http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6227601 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Our understanding is correlative to our perception. <BR> Robert Delaunay <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness. <BR> Anatole France <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> An empty canvas is full. <BR> Robert Rauschenberg <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Healt... Wed, 31 Aug 2016 08:33:36 EST 8/30/16 'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. Alfred Lord Tennyson http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6226982 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish. <BR> Albert Einstein <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love means not ever having to say you're sorry. <BR> Erich Segal <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Form follows function. <BR> Louis Sullivan <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We are embedded in a biological world and related to the organisms around us. <BR> Walter Gilbert <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <B... Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:11:53 EST 8/29/16 If God can work through me, he can work through anyone. Francis of Assisi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6226330 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. <BR> Confucius <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person in love. <BR> Friedrich Nietzsche <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A film is a petrified fountain of thought. <BR> Jean Cocteau <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. <BR> William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Funny Quo... Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:42:44 EST 8/28/16 From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life. Arthur Ashe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6225930 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Good questions outrank easy answers. <BR> Paul Samuelson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love demands infinitely less than friendship. <BR> George Jean Nathan <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed in the district of their fabrication. Simone Weil <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When you have seen one ant, one bird, one tree, you have not seen them all. <BR> E. O. Wilson ... Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:46:22 EST 8/27/16 Love has reasons which reason cannot understand. Blaise Pascal http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6225404 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep. Saul Bellow <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be. <BR> Johann Wolfgang von Goethe <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I shut my eyes in order to see. <BR> Paul Gauguin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature abhors annihilation. <BR> Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Fu... Sat, 27 Aug 2016 12:50:36 EST 8/26/16 It takes a long time to become young. Pablo Picasso http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6224738 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. <BR> George Bernard Shaw <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Passion is momentary; love is enduring. <BR> John Wooden <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> So vast is art, so narrow human wit. <BR> Alexander Pope <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature's music is never over; her silences are pauses, not conclusions. <BR> Mary W... Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:26:07 EST 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