As we have already glimpsed and will continue to discover, we are able to expand our awareness beyond the perceived limitations of our own person – Ervin László
I had a dream, which was not all a dream
Images taken by the unmanned spacecraft Cassini
Title: Lord Byron
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“In the best stories, like in reality, everything and everyone is in medias res.”
“Forget the 200 dollars. Go directly to Park Place. And put your life there, on the line, with all the emotion and power and passion and insight in you.
And fuck the God of War.”
– Howard Bloom
Read the full quote here: The God of War | Ian MacKenzie.
Only where the state ends, there begins the human being who is not superfluous: there begins the song of necessity, the unique and inimitable tune – via but does it float.
Paintings by Jonathan Zawada
There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.
– Aldous Huxley
Portrait in Oils by Gavin Bloor, Cornwall UK
Ecological concepts of continuity and interdependence are renegade forces. They not only transform existing patterns of material consumption and production, they destabilize social values and disrupt aesthetic conventions. Even the notion of beauty is overhauled by the ecological mandate to embrace all aspects of the life cycle – decay as well as growth. Artists who demonstrate radical beauty are renegade aestheticists. They demonstrate that the greening of society depends as much upon revising human values as reforming human behaviors.
Rowan leaves with hole – Andy Goldsworthy
I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.
– Vincent van Gogh (1853 – 1890)