“The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.” ~ Audrey Hepburn, Actress 1929 – 1993
Horace, Ancient Roman Poet 65 BC – 8 BC
reading writing posting blogging walking eating not nesesarily in that order
A man only learns by two things; one is reading and the other is association with smarter people. ~ Will Rogers
W. H. Auden, Anglo-American poet ~ 1907 – 1973
new day nothing’s changed ho hum
Mr Positive debates Mr Negative. Egos clash. Neither comes out a winner. Both egos deflated.
Eudora Welty (1998), “Stories, Essays and Memoir”
“It is necessary … for a man to go away by himself … to sit on a rock … and ask, ‘Who am I, where have I been, and where am I going?” ~ Carl Sandburg, Writer, 1878-1967
If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music. ~ Albert Einstein
With the high heat and humidity, having/drinking plenty of water, is a good thing.
Trekking with the numerous lost souls. The journey continues on.
Paul Valery, Bizarre, issues 24-31, (p. 102), 1962
Frank McCourt (1999), Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir
Thinking aloud. Let the world hear.
Born: September 23, 1926 – Died: July 17, 1967
Anna Freud, Austrian Psychologist
May Sarton, Poet, B: May 3, 1912 – D: July 16, 1995
When wireless is fully applied the earth will be converted into a huge brain, capable of response in every one of its parts. ~ Nikola Tesla, Inventor, 1856 – 1943
I am me always will be me no one will ever change me as I was born as me so the end result is a total me and I am happy to be me
Elizabeth Kenny, Born: September 20, 1880 – Died: November 30, 1952
sit back relax with a book and try to put the heat and the high humidity behind you
“He who does not travel, who does not read, who does not listen to music, who does not find grace in himself, she who does not find grace in herself, dies slowly.” ~ Pablo Neruda, Senator of Chile Born: July 12, 1904 – Died: September 23, 1973
“Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.” ~ John Locke, Philosopher ~ 1632-1704
basking in the sunshine
To see the Summer Sky Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie – True Poems flee – ~Emily Dickinson, c.1879
Delicious hollandaise sauce on meatloaf extraordinaire
“Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.” ~ William Faulkner, Born:Continue reading “Read Everything ~ William Faulkner”
Born: July 6, 1907 – Died: July 13, 1954
G. C. Lichtenberg, German writer and physicist 1742-1799
For the first time, the first, I laid my heart open to the benign indifference to the universe. To feel it so like myself, indeed so brotherly, made me realize that I’d been happy, and that I was happy still. ~ Albert Camus
stale bread makes lousy sandwiches
Books are the carriers of civilization … They are companions, teachers, magicians, bankers of the treasures of the mind. Books are humanity in print. ~ Barbara W. Tuchman (1912-1989)
Traveling the infinite highway to freedom.
people on the stoops watching the passersby hydrants open spraying cool water on the neighborhood kids ice cream truck has arrived people lining up to buy and enjoy an ice cream or something cold to drink to hot cook inside so pizza and sandwiches are the meals for the hungry the ones without a/c sufferContinue reading “The City”
If Jack Kerouac were alive what would be his thoughts of the state of affairs this country It would surely be an interesting read