Archive for March, 2011

Spring is in the air – II

"Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!" # Robin Williams

"It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade." # Charles Dickens

“Science has never drummed up quite as effective a tranquilizing agent as a sunny spring day.” # W. Earl Hall

“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.” # Anne Bradstreet

“If you've never been thrilled to the very edges of your soul by a flower in spring bloom, maybe your soul has never been in bloom.” # Terri Guillemets

“The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring.” # Bern Williams

Spring is in the air – 2010
# Photographed at Schönbrunn Palace Botanic Garden Vienna, Austria.

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Turning Green

"Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf." # Rabindranath Tagore

"Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain."# Henry David Thoreau

"Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore. There is always something to make you wonder in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf." # Albert Schweitzer

# Photographed at Schönbrunn Palace Botanic Garden in Vienna, Austria.

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Wedded Bliss

“The ideal marriage is not one in which two people marry to be happy, but to make each other happy.” # Roy L. Smith

“A man's best possession is a loving wife.”# Robert Burton

The LORD God said, “It is not good that man should live alone; I will make him a help mate.” # The Holy Bible, Genesis 2:18

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Ah! Paree

“To err is human. To loaf is Parisian.” # Victor Hugo

“As an artist, a man has no home in Europe save in Paris.” #Friedrich Nietzsche

“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” # Ernest Hemingway

“Paris is the city in which one loves to live”. # Margaret Anderson

“When Paris sneezes, Europe catches cold.” # Metternich

“You can't escape the past in Paris, and yet what's so wonderful about it is that the past and present intermingle so intangibly that it doesn't seem to burden.” # Allen Ginsberg

"New York has neon, Berlin has bars, but ah! Paree. Shanghai has silk and Madrid guitars, but ah! Paree! ...” # Stephen Sondheim

#Eiffel Tower, Paris. Feb242011

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