Tag Archives: Music

Silence

“Silence is a true friend who never betrays.”   – Confucius “True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.”  – William Penn “Music and silence combine … Continue reading

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Just the facts…

Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative. – Oscar Wilde Just the facts… You are the brightest point of the candles flame The dandelions in my clover The first bite of cheesecake And the solstice of my summer * … Continue reading

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Affair with Hemingway

“I didn’t want to kiss you goodbye – that was the trouble – I wanted to kiss you good night – and there’s a lot of difference.”  –  Ernest Hemingway “They love me like a pack of wolves.”   – Ernest … Continue reading

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Alien Landscape

  “Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?   – Bob Marley   “Not on one strand are all life’s jewels strung.”   – William Morris   “Life is like a ten speed bicycle. Most of … Continue reading

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Meditations on Friendship

Originally posted 9/January/2012   “In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner … Continue reading

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knowing dark

“Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.”   –  Walt Whitman   “In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.”   –  Dante Alighieri   … Continue reading

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