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In Others’ Words

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. ~Pablo Picasso

A nation and its moral progress can be judged by the manner in which its animals are treated. ~Gandhi

You do not have a soul.  You are a Soul.  You have a body. ~C.S. Lewis

To know that even one life has breathed easier because you have lived, that is to have succeeded. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything. ~Eugene Delacroix

Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.”  ~Albert Einstein

Watch your thoughts; they become words.  Watch your words; they become actions.  Watch your actions; they become habits.  Watch your habits; they become character.  Watch your character; it becomes your destiny. ~Unknown

It’s not who you are that holds you back.  It’s who you think you’re not.  ~K. Barteski

The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea. ~Isak Dinesen aka Karen Blixen

But let there be spaces in your togetherness and let the winds of the heavens dance between you.  Love one another but make not a bond of love:  let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.  ~Khalil Gibran

Sometimes people let the same problem make them miserable for years when they could just say, “So what.”  That’s one of my favorite things to say.  “So what.”  ~Andy Warhol

If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you will never come up with anything original. ~Sir Ken Robinson

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use. ~Galileo Galilei

Hope and Memory have one daughter and her name is Art, and she has built her dwelling far from the desperate field where men hang out their garments upon forked boughs to be banners of battle. O beloved daughter of Hope and Memory, be with me for a while. ~William Butler Yeats

If you hear a voice within you say, “You cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. ~VanGogh

Au milieu de l’hiver, j’apprenais enfin qu’il y avait en moi un été invincible.  ~Albert Camus

Things are beautiful if you love them. ~Jean Marie Lucien Pierre Anouilh

When we know better – WE DO BETTER. ~Maya Angelou

One Comment leave one →
  1. August 4, 2011 18:02

    You and I share some inspiration. 🙂

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