Category Archives: Passion

Un jour parfait

  “The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.”   –  Anna Quindlen   “To me, every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect … Continue reading

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Villesèque-des-Corbières

“I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome.”  –   Julius Caesar “Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream … Continue reading

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Material Witness

“Art is not a part of life, it is not an addition to life, it is the essence of those pieces of us that make us fulfilled. That give us hope. That give us dreams and provide the world a … Continue reading

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Ces mains

“As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”   –  Audrey Hepburn   “The final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.”   –  Anne Frank … Continue reading

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Fight Censorship and thank a Librarian

“We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship.   –  E.M. … Continue reading

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L’ete

“In summer, the song sings itself.”   –  William Carlos Williams   “And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life … Continue reading

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calluses

“Every heart sings a song, incomplete until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet”   –  Plato   “Have a heart that never hardens, and a … Continue reading

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still

“Touch has memory.”   –  John Keats   “So she thoroughly taught him that one cannot take pleasure without giving pleasure, and that every gesture, every caress, every touch, every glance, every last bit of the body has its secret, which … Continue reading

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Donnez-moi

“A woman is more beautiful than the world in which I live; and so I close my eyes.”   –  Paul Éluard   “Larmes sont les pétals  du coeur.”  /  “Tears are the petals of the heart.”  – Paul Éluard   … Continue reading

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Falling

“The only way to get rid of temptation, is to yield to it.”  – Oscar Wilde “The trouble with resisting temptation is it may never come your way again.”  – Korman’s Law “Eroticism is like a dance: one always leads … Continue reading

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