Fall has always…

“…been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” ― Lauren DeStefano, Wither Cherishing the last of the autumn colours before winter sets in… Advertisements

Tao Te Ching…

…Tzu – chapter 78 Under heaven nothing is more soft and yielding than water. Yet for attacking the solid and strong, nothing is better; It has no equal. The weak can overcome the strong; The supple can overcome the stiff. Under heaven everyone knows this, Yet no one puts it into practice. Therefore the sage…

The trouble is…

…you think you have time. Buddha The reality is, sometimes you don’t. Image source.

Lone wolf…

…not likely. To run with the wolf was to run in the shadows, the dark ray of life, survival and instinct. A fierceness that was both proud and lonely, a tearing, a howling, a hunger and thirst. Blessed are they who hunger and thirst. A strength that would die fighting, kicking, screaming, that wouldn’t stop…

There is more…

… to sex appeal than just measurements. I don’t need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain. – Audrey Hepburn That being said, I’m heading off to engage in some retail therapy and I might just go stand…

The good building

…is not one that hurts the landscape, but one which makes the landscape more beautiful than it was before the building was built. – Frank Lloyd Wright Image source: Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens in the Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, Australia…Bob Wickham…

When the people…

…fear the government there is tyranny, when the government fears the people there is liberty – John Basil Barnhill. On August 23, 1989—the 50th anniversary of a notorious pact between Hitler and Stalin—the people of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia held hands to make “the Baltic Chain,” a human chain that stretched 360 miles from Tallinn…

Sun’s glow…

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says “Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass Stunning image…

Purple reign…

…Penstemons, Tahoe National Forest Photograph by Raymond Gehman, National Geographic “Everything changes when a man becomes purple” ― Charlie McDonnell

Peace…

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” ― Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches Beautiful image can be found here.