Friday, July 31, 2009

Can't Ignore It

"I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty." ~ Georgia O'Keeffe

Thursday, July 30, 2009

The Invisible

"What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible." ~ Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Incredible Beauty

Those great alpine meadows that look so wonderfully soft aren't really all that soft. There's a bitter wind howling through them, but they are nonetheless incredibly beautiful for it." ~ Randy Wiens

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Monday, July 27, 2009

A Rainbow Trail

"Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail." ~ Edward A. Navajo

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Pretty Art

"Why shouldn't art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world." ~ Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Life Without Beauty

"Without art, without beauty, our life would be poor, dull and unemotional, and it could bring about erosion of the human soul." ~ Valentin Okorokov

Friday, July 24, 2009

Keep The Faith

"Keep your faith in all beautiful things; in the sun when it is hidden, in the Spring when it is gone." ~ Roy R. Gilson

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Thursday, July 23, 2009

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Invest In Beauty

"The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life." ~ Frank Lloyd Wright

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Carry Beauty With You


"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, July 20, 2009

Mastery

"Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sunday, July 19, 2009

A Leap Of Faith

"All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous, unpremeditated act without benefit of experience." ~ Henry Miller

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Movement Vs. Growth

"All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward." ~ Ellen Glasgow

Friday, July 17, 2009

Humility

"Don't take yourself too seriously. Growth comes through humility. Humility comes from wisdom, which comes with maturity." ~ Bobbi Dunlop

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Adding Steps

"All great masters are chiefly distinguished by the power of adding a second, a third, and perhaps a fourth step in a continuous line. Many a man had taken the first step. With every additional step you enhance immensely the value of your first." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Transformations

"Enthusiasm, like the breath of God, transforms everything." ~ Gail Sher

Monday, July 13, 2009

In Earnest

"It is a fine thing to see people in hot earnest about anything." ~ John Muir

Sunday, July 12, 2009

The God Within

"Enthusiasm: translated from Greek it means "the God within you." ~ unknown

Friday, July 10, 2009

A Vital Element

"Enthusiasm is a vital element toward the individual success of every man or woman." ~ Conrad Hilton

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Preferences

"I prefer the errors of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom." ~ Anatole France

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Something To Believe In

"One needs something to believe in, something for which one can have whole-hearted enthusiasm. One needs to feel that one's life has meaning, that one is needed in this world." ~ Hannah Senesh

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Leaping Lightning

"Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, July 6, 2009

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Work

"No person who is enthusiastic about his work has anything to fear from life." ~ Samuel Goldwyn

Friday, July 3, 2009

Every Moment

"Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of enthusiasm." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Passion

"When we are enthusiastic we are intoxicated with passion rooted in our true selves and it flows into all we do." ~ Linda Saccoccio

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Foolish Things

"You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm." ~ Colette