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Love of all Kinds

I question love quite frequently – Not the love for my family, but the existence of a deep, enduring and romantic love versus the comfortable and practical sort of love that I typically encounter. 463 more words

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Luxury, A Photograph of Mexico

“Rather than a tale of greed, the history of luxury could more accurately be read as a record of emotional trauma. It is the legacy of those who have felt pressured by the disdain of others to add an extraordinary amount to their bare selves in order to signal that they too may lay a claim to love.”
― Alain de Botton

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Color, A Photograph of San José Del Cabo, Mexico

“Mere color, unspoiled by meaning, and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways. ”
– Oscar Wilde

Although I prefer black and white photography, there is something about Mexico which demands the colors be honored.  129 more words

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Dreams, A Painting

“I’ve dreamed a lot. I’m tired now from dreaming but not tired of dreaming. No one tires of dreaming, because to dream is to forget, and forgetting does not weigh on us, it is a dreamless sleep throughout which we remain awake. 12 more words

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Two Women, A Painting

“There were always in me, two women at least, one woman desperate and bewildered, who felt she was drowning and another who would leap into a scene, as upon a stage, conceal her true emotions because they were weaknesses, helplessness, despair, and present to the world only a smile, an eagerness, curiosity, enthusiasm, interest.” … 69 more words

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Myth, A Photograph

“Fear is the enemy. Life is not your enemy; the Other is not your enemy; fear is the enemy, and fear has crowded you into a diminished corridor of that vast mansion of possibility that the gods provide us.” – James Hollis

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Tim's Vermeer, A Movie

“The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.”
― Nikola Tesla

I’ve just come back from one of the most fascinating movies I’ve seen in awhile. 300 more words

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