Monday, August 31, 2009

An Ocean Of Bliss

"Just think of any negativity that comes to you as a raindrop falling into the ocean of your bliss." ~ Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Sunday, August 30, 2009

The Benefits

"Optimism is a tool with a certain clear set of benefits: it fights depression, it promotes achievement and produces better health." ~ Martin Seligman

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Negativity

"Negatives abound more than positives – and it is difficult not to get affected by it." ~ Lida van Bers

Friday, August 28, 2009

Positive Intent

"Step into today with positive intent and don't look back." ~ Minna

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Thoughts, Words, Behaviors,Habits & Values

"Keep your thoughts positive, because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive, because your words become your behaviors. Keep your behaviors positive, because your behaviors become your habits. Keep your habits positive, because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive, because your values become your destiny." ~ Mahatma Gandhi

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Love Yourself

"I have an everyday religion that works for me. Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line." ~ Lucille Ball

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Good Humor

"Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment." ~ Grenville Kleiser

Monday, August 24, 2009

The Essence of Propaganda

"The essence of propaganda is the presentation of one side of the picture only." ~ J. A. C. Brown

Sunday, August 23, 2009

The Painter

"A painter should not only paint what he sees before him, but also what he sees within himself." ~ C. W. Eckersberg

Saturday, August 22, 2009

The World

"One looks, looks long, and the world comes in." ~ Joseph Campbell

Friday, August 21, 2009

Your Heart

"Each one sees what he carries in his heart." ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goeth

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Art

"Fundamentally, art is a way of seeing rather than of doing or making." ~ Alan Jarvi

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Painting

"Paint what you see, not what you know." ~ Charles Hawthorne

Monday, August 17, 2009

Sunday, August 16, 2009

My Spirit

"My spirit has ways of seeing that my eyes cannot comprehend." ~ Philippe Benichou

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Curves

"In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves." ~ Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Friday, August 14, 2009

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Useless Things

"Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are useless: peacocks and lilies, for instance." ~ John Ruskin

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Nature's Landscapes

"None of Nature's landscapes are ugly so long as they are wild." ~ John Muir

Monday, August 10, 2009

Everywhere

"Beauty is everywhere, but one may see the beautiful view and the other sees a dirty window. You have the power within you to choose what you see, what you think and what you paint." ~ Leanne Cadden

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Saturday, August 8, 2009

Protest

In such ugly times, the only true protest is beauty." ~ Phil Ochs

Friday, August 7, 2009

Seeing It

"Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it." ~ Confucius

Thursday, August 6, 2009

A Guest

'Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest." ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Every Moment

"Each moment of the year has its own beauty... a picture which was never seen before and which shall never be seen again." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Monday, August 3, 2009

Decide Which To See

Which do we decide to see, beauty or its opposite? How do we decide to live our lives?" ~ Ian Factor

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Youth

"Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old." ~ Franz Kafka