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/ 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 - ... Fri, 8 Jul 2016 08:00:20 EST 7/7/16 A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve. Joseph Joubert http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6196331 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Never find fault with the absent. <BR> Alexander Pope <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The eyes those silent tongues of love. <BR> Miguel de Cervantes <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A portrait is a painting with something wrong with the mouth. <BR> John Singer Sargent <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Where hast thou wandered, gentle gale, to find the perfumes thou dost bring? <BR> William C. Bryant <BR> <BR> Funny Quote... Thu, 7 Jul 2016 08:27:41 EST 7/6/16 A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one anothe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6195716 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is. <BR> Desiderius Erasmus <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To love another person is to see the face of God. <BR> Victor Hugo <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. <BR> Mark Twain <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Too low they build, who build beneath the stars. <BR> Edward Young <BR> ... Wed, 6 Jul 2016 08:17:13 EST 7/5/16 Laughter is an instant vacation. Milton Berle http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6195056 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. <BR> Arthur C. Clarke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred. <BR> Barbara de Angelis <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet. <BR> Orson Welles <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Don't tell me the moon is shining; sho... Tue, 5 Jul 2016 07:53:42 EST 7/4/16 Freedom is never given; it is won. A. Philip Randolph http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6194580 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What then is freedom? The power to live as one wishes. <BR> Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves. <BR> William Hazlitt <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The work of art is a scream of freedom. <BR> Christo <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You forget that the fruits belong to all and that the land belongs to no one. <BR> Jea... Mon, 4 Jul 2016 11:20:29 EST 7/3/16 Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6194112 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be. <BR> Daniel J. Boorstin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is when the desire to be desired takes you so badly that you feel you could die of it. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is the daughter of freedom. <BR> Friedrich Schiller <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If the stars should appear but one night every thousand yea... Sun, 3 Jul 2016 13:13:37 EST 7/2/16 When you look at me, when you think of me, I am in paradise. William Makepeace Thackeray http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6193590 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is not length of life, but depth of life. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs. <BR> William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable. <BR> George Bernard Shaw <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Hey sky, take off your hat, I'm on my way! <BR> Valentina Tereshkova <BR> <BR> Funny Quote ... Sat, 2 Jul 2016 12:36:02 EST 7/1/16 In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present. Francis Bacon http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6192857 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together. <BR> Eugene Ionesco <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> It is an extra dividend when you like the girl you've fallen in love with. <BR> Clark Gable <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I choose a block of marble and chop off whatever I don't need. <BR> Auguste Rodin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nothing is farther than earth from heaven; nothing is nearer than heaven... Fri, 1 Jul 2016 08:14:27 EST 6/30/16 For success, attitude is equally as important as ability. Walter Scott http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6192257 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You have to make it happen. <BR> Denis Diderot <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Words may be false and full of art; Sighs are the natural language of the heart. <BR> Thomas Shadwell <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world. <BR> George Santayana <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Oh, the summer night, Has a smile of light, And she sits on a sapphire throne. <BR> Bryan Pro... Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:14:38 EST 6/29/16 Life is 10 percent what you make it, and 90 percent how you take it. Irving Berlin http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6191624 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way. <BR> Sophocles <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If it were not for hopes, the heart would break. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Are you really sure that a floor can't also be a ceiling? <BR> M. C. Escher <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free. <BR> Charles Dickens <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If y... Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:00:17 EST 6/28/16 Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6191019 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> While we are postponing, life speeds by. <BR> Lucius Annaeus Seneca <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love without conversation is impossible. <BR> Mortimer Adler <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Painting is a nail to which I fasten my ideas. <BR> Georges Braque <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Go forth under the open sky, and list To Nature's teachings. <BR> William C. Bryant <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day A professor ... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:09:30 EST 6/27/16 To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing. Mar http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6190398 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid. <BR> Franklin P. Jones <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To love for the sake of being loved is human, but to love for the sake of loving is angelic. Alphonse de Lamartine <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art teaches nothing, except the significance of life. <BR> Michael Korda <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What would be left of our tragedies if an insect were to pres... Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:15:31 EST 6/26/16 Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. Jonathan Swift http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6189988 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Man - a being in search of meaning. <BR> Plato <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken. <BR> Albert Camus <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Space is the breath of art. <BR> Frank Lloyd Wright <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers. <BR> Matsuo Basho <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> W... Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:36:44 EST 6/25/16 If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there. Lewis Carroll http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6189392 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Well done is better than well said. <BR> Benjamin Franklin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving. <BR> Robert Louis Stevenson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art. <BR> Johann Wolfgang von Goethe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning... Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:21:06 EST 6/24/16 Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners. Loretta Young ( b http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6188663 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The purpose of life is a life of purpose. <BR> Robert Byrne <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words. Francois Rabelais <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Illusion is the first of all pleasures. <BR> Voltaire <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green. <BR> Johann Wolfgang von G... Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:51:15 EST 6/23/16 God is in the details. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6188092 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting. <BR> Edmund Burke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love means to love that which is unlovable; or it is no virtue at all. <BR> Gilbert K. Chesterton <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The worst state of affairs is when science begins to concern itself with art. <BR> Paul Klee <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did s... Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:07:06 EST 6/22/16 Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. Jean-Jacques Rousseau http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6187416 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Nothing is work unless you'd rather be doing something else. <BR> George Halas <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To have felt too much is to end in feeling nothing. <BR> Dorothy Thompson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature. <BR> Auguste Rodin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> What is the good of your stars and trees, your sunrise and the wind, if they do not enter into our daily... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:07:22 EST 6/21/16 I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. John Burrough http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6186770 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Adventure is worthwhile. <BR> Aesop <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love. <BR> Princess Diana <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment. <BR> Claude Monet <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude! <BR> <BR> Emily Dickinson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> ... Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:17:25 EST 6/20/16 The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6186111 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. <BR> Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love. <BR> Jane Austen <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has. Michelangelo Art, <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Water, air, and cleanness are the chi... Mon, 20 Jun 2016 07:50:37 EST 6/19/16 When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry. Will http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6185707 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much. <BR> Hedy Lamarr <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> I wasn't anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it. <BR> Sammy Davis, Jr. <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is man's expression of his joy in labor. <BR> Henry A. Kissinger <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My father considered a walk among th... Sun, 19 Jun 2016 12:25:59 EST 6/18/16 The most important thing in the world is family and love. John Wooden http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6185169 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life. <BR> Lee Iacocca <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other. <BR> Joseph Joubert <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is too serious to be taken seriously. <BR> Ad Reinhardt <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If I had to choose a religion, th... Sat, 18 Jun 2016 12:20:40 EST 6/17/16 Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second. Mattie Stepanek http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6184507 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If you want a thing done well, do it yourself. <BR> Napoleon Bonaparte <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Our first and last love is self-love. <BR> <BR> Christian Nestell Bovee <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art hurts. Art urges voyages - and it is easier to stay at home. <BR> Gwendolyn Brooks <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> All the rivers run into the sea; yet the sea is not full. <BR> King Solomon <BR> <BR> Funny Qu... Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:32:34 EST 6/16/16 Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong. Leo Buscaglia http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6183886 please pray that they get control of the wild fire in northeast Arizona it has us on pre evacuation notice <BR> <BR> Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants. <BR> Joseph Addison <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> No one has ever loved anyone the way everyone wants to be loved. <BR> Mignon McLaughlin <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> One must always draw, draw with the eyes, when one cannot draw with a pencil. <BR>... Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:30:34 EST 6/15/16 In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6183261 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The pen is the tongue of the mind. <BR> Horace <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The praise that comes from love does not make us vain, but more humble. <BR> James M. Barrie <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art cannot be modern. Art is primordially eternal. <BR> Egon Schiele <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden stuff. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emer... Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:20:03 EST 6/14/16 If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under. Ro http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6182565 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Life without liberty is like a body without spirit. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is a great beautifier. <BR> Louisa May Alcott <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My eyes were made to erase all that is ugly. <BR> Raoul Dufy <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books. <BR> Walt Whitman <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Th... Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:24:58 EST 6/13/16 I never said most of the things I said. Yogi Berra http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6181890 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Life is a long lesson in humility. <BR> James M. Barrie <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Loving once and only once is possible - anything is possible. <BR> Nicholas Sparks <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The worse my drawings were, the more beautiful did the originals appear. <BR> John James Audubon <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds. <BR> Robert Gre... Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:11:34 EST 6/12/16 Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do. Voltaire http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6181373 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not. <BR> Samuel Johnson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest. <BR> Henry Van Dyke <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> My paintings are not about what is seen. They are about what is known forever in the mind. <BR> Agnes Martin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and ... Sun, 12 Jun 2016 10:56:54 EST 6/11/16 Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack. Sun Tzu http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6180866 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes. <BR> Dylan Thomas <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> They do not love that do not show their love. <BR> William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art is pattern informed by sensibility. <BR> Herbert Read <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another. <BR> Juvenal <BR> <BR> Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A hospital... Sat, 11 Jun 2016 13:14:59 EST 6/10/16 To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6180132 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking. <BR> H. Jackson Brown, Jr. <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> O month when they who love must love and wed. <BR> Helen Hunt Jackson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess? Ludwig van Beethoven <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Flowers grow out of dark moments. <BR> Corita Kent <BR> <BR> F... Fri, 10 Jun 2016 08:24:38 EST 6/9/16 Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Lord Acton http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6179508 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings. <BR> Eric Hoffer <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Give me love and work - these two only. <BR> William Morris <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind. <BR> Eugene Ionesco <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit. <BR> Edward Abbey <BR> <BR>... Thu, 9 Jun 2016 08:25:23 EST 6/8/16 True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future. Lucius http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6178850 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way. <BR> Baltasar Gracian <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> He wants you all to Himself to put His loving, divine arms around you. <BR> Charles Stanley <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Man lives by imagination. <BR> Havelock Ellis <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days. <BR> James R... Wed, 8 Jun 2016 08:27:37 EST 6/7/16 Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful. Wi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6178136 Quote of the Day <BR> All wealth is the product of labor. <BR> John Locke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Romance is tempestuous. Love is calm. <BR> Mason Cooley <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Every good painter paints what he is. <BR> Jackson Pollock <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Great things are done when men and mountains meet. <BR> William Blake <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> If you must have motivation, think of your payche... Tue, 7 Jun 2016 08:10:52 EST 6/6/16 It always seems impossible until its done. Nelson Mandela http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6177405 Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> We have, I fear, confused power with greatness. <BR> Stewart Udall <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> The gain is not the having of children; it is the discovery of love and how to be loving. <BR> Polly Berrien Berends <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning. <BR> Miguel de Unamuno <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> <BR> Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mou... Mon, 6 Jun 2016 08:21:35 EST