Sunday, May 23, 2010

heaven for the eyes

“the art of living does not consist in preserving and clinging to a particular mood of happiness, but in allowing happiness to change its form without being disappointed by the change; for happiness, like a child, must be allowed to grow up.”

- charles langbridge morgan

“when the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.”

- jimi hendrix

“the woods are lovely, dark and deep, but i have promises to keep, and miles to go before i sleep, and miles to go before i sleep.”

- robert frost

“they who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.”

- edgar allen poe

“be not the slave of your own past. plunge into the sublime seas, dive deep and swim far, so you shall come back with self-respect, with new power, with an advanced experience that shall explain and overlook the old.”

- ralph waldo emerson

“there is pleasure in the pathless woods;
there is rapture on the lonely shore;
there is society, where none intrudes,
by the deep sea, and music in its roar:
i love not man the less, but nature more”

- lord byron

“the real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes”

- marcel proust

“do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

- ralph waldo emerson

“keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.”

- walt whitman

“everyone knows what their roots are, but you’ve got to explore everywhere. you’ve got to explore the sky too.”

– mick jagger

today you should listen to..
Ragged Wood by Fleet Foxes


  1. Hi Laura! These images and quotes are absolutely lovely in every way, so inspiring and such gorgeous complementary pictures!! Hope you had a wonderful weekend! xox

  2. Your blog is lovely:)
    I had a bad day today and reading this cheered me up, thanks!

  3. Beautiful pictures!!stumbled on your blog and I'm such a quote nerd so i loved this! :)

    Cheers, Jesa

  4. fabulous post. I <3 these quotes and pictures.

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    I don't want to miss a single thing on your blog - it's way too pretty!


  7. I love your choice in pictures, I'm now following you :D