Happiness is the light on the water. The water is cold and dark and deep.
William Maxwell quotes
- INSPIRATIONAL THOUGHTS: From Ralph Waldo Emerson "When I converse with a profound mind, or if at any time being alone I have good thoughts, I do not at once arrive at satisfactions, as when, being thirsty, I drink water, or go to the fire, being cold: no! but I am first apprised of my vicinity to a new and excellent region of life. By persisting to read or to think, this…
- Felipe Barata Moreno – cold waves “It was five degrees below zero with wind... and I was just feet away from the cold waves coming up to shore. All these circumstances go unnoticed when the sky begins to light up and dance above your head." ~ Felipe Barata Moreno, photographer (National Geographic Magazine)
- "Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as… "Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits, are like hot water to a frozen limb" - Benjamin Rush
- Jim Jarmusch – originality "Nothing is original. Steal from anywhere that resonates with inspiration or fuels your imagination. Devour old films, new films, music, books, paintings, photographs, poems, dreams, random conversations, architecture, bridges, street signs, trees, clouds, bodies of water, light and shadows. Select only things to steal from that speak directly to your soul. If you do this, your work (and theft) will be authentic. Authenticity is invaluable;…