Category Archives: Quotations

Watch What You Start

Many people are all bent out of shape over their huge array of unfinished projects. That is an issue, no doubt, but equally important is to watch what you start because you may fall into a rabbit hole so deep, … Continue reading

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The Reconstituted Brain

I have often used the phrase, “That blew my mind.” I imagine my mind exploding into a million bits, that fly in all directions, each seeking enlightenment. My brain is so shocked by this event that it is reconstituted into … Continue reading

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The Truth Is Rarely Pure

I make art like I live. I live artfully and create art that reflects my life. Art is at times my confessional, and sometimes a hallelujah chorus. It expresses my sorrow and my joy. At the altar of art, I … Continue reading

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Loosen Those Chains

The very things we accuse of holding us back may really be building us up. Many who have survived “hard times” will tell you that they learned so much from those experiences: discipline, fortitude, a sense of purpose (if only … Continue reading

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No Regrets

Right and wrong are very definitive labels. You need a lot of conviction to use them, and even then they are not always believable. We all make mistakes. I really resonate with Oscar Wilde’s thoughts about them: Experience is simply … Continue reading

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Where Ideas Come From

We love to claim the ideas that drop into our heads as our own. But are they? How many times have you had a brilliant idea, just to find, via the Internet, that others already had it. There was no … Continue reading

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Transformation

People roll their eyes when you talk about the butterfly as a symbol of transformation. As if it is just banal, so commonplace to turn into an entirely new creature! Really, it is a spectacular event, a miraculous metamorphosis, and … Continue reading

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When We Think of Love

We are beings with hearts. They are so much more than pumps. When we think of love, we envision it as coming from our hearts. Perhaps that is why we see them everywhere, heart shapes, to remind us that love … Continue reading

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Doo Doo Doo Doo

You get FULL MARKS if you saw the title to this post and knew it referred to the Fab Four’s Here Comes the Sun. Written by George Harrison, it was originally released on The Beatles‘album Abbey Road (1969). Here comes the … Continue reading

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Priceless

No matter how long and arduous the journey, a place to rest offers recovery and renewal ~ sustenance for the body and spirit. Finding a place to rest is a great boon. Being able to offer one? Priceless. It is … Continue reading

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