purple iris
“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.”    - Dorothea Lange
 

purple iris

“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.”    - Dorothea Lange

 

flax
“Flowers will fall even if we love them, and weeds will grow even if we hate them. And that is all.” -Dogen

flax

“Flowers will fall even if we love them, and weeds will grow even if we hate them. And that is all.” -Dogen

rudbeckia
“A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?”     -Ernst Haas

rudbeckia

“A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?”     -Ernst Haas

dew on primrose blossom
“The eye of judgment sees at a distance what it refuses to see in it’s own reflection.”   ― T.F. Hodge

dew on primrose blossom

“The eye of judgment sees at a distance what it refuses to see in it’s own reflection.”   ― T.F. Hodge

'fly and spiderwort'
“Happy is the moment we sit together, with two forms, with two faces, yet one soul. You and I.”    -Rumi

'fly and spiderwort'

“Happy is the moment we sit together, with two forms, with two faces, yet one soul. You and I.”    -Rumi

'solitary daisy'
“No matter whether you’re a rose, a lotus flower, or a daisy. The important thing is that you blossom. ~Osho”

'solitary daisy'

“No matter whether you’re a rose, a lotus flower, or a daisy. The important thing is that you blossom. ~Osho”

bumble bee on wild blue indigo
“Be happy, and a reason will come along.”   -Robert Brault

bumble bee on wild blue indigo

“Be happy, and a reason will come along.”   -Robert Brault

'afternoon light'
“Thoroughly unprepared, we take the step into the afternoon of life. Worse still, we take this step with the false presupposition that our truths and our ideals will serve us as hitherto. But we cannot live the afternoon of life according to the program of life’s morning, for what was great in the morning will be little at evening and what in the morning was true, at evening will have become a lie.”   -Carl Jung 

'afternoon light'

“Thoroughly unprepared, we take the step into the afternoon of life. Worse still, we take this step with the false presupposition that our truths and our ideals will serve us as hitherto. But we cannot live the afternoon of life according to the program of life’s morning, for what was great in the morning will be little at evening and what in the morning was true, at evening will have become a lie.”   -Carl Jung 

“Who loves a garden still his Eden keeps.”    -Amos Bronson Alcott

“Who loves a garden still his Eden keeps.”    -Amos Bronson Alcott

tulip center
“Within yourself is a stillness, a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.”   ~ Hermann Hess

tulip center

“Within yourself is a stillness, a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.”   ~ Hermann Hess