All These Things
Find yourself a cup; the teapot is behind you. Now tell me about hundreds of things.
When the heart aches for beauty, there are cherry blossoms to ease and soothe.
Pansies for Tea
"And there is pansies, that's for thoughts."
~ William Shakespeare"
When all at once I saw a crowd
A host of golden daffodils.
~ William Wordsworth
228 The Stolen Child
Come away, O human child!
To the waters and the wild,
With a faery, hand in hand,
For the world's more full of weeping
than you can understand.
~ William Butler Yeats 229
Light tomorrow with today.
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Things go better with coke...even a rose.
With a purple striped swirl she greeted the world, ready to open and bloom.332
"O for a horse with wings."
Find your passion and fan it into a frenzy
"All that you do, do with your might. Things done by half are never done right."
~From my grandmother to my mother, to me to you
"Like a graceful vase, a cat, even when motionless,
seems to flow."
~ George F. Will
Pink carnations in any language add sweet elegance and to those
that say, "filler flower," I say beauitufl.
"Pictures must not be too picturesque."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow."
~ Wassily Kandinsky
"Seize the moment." Said Erma Bombeck, "Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart."
Have a Girl Scout cookie!
"There are secrets we still have left to find. There have been mysteries from the beginning of time. There are answers were not wise enough to see."
~ The Riddle by John Ondrasik, singer, song writer
Return to Sender
(Homework for Kim Klassen's Photoshop Skinny-Mini eCourse)
"Tell me what you eat, I'll tell you who you are." said Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
Just call me cupcake, 'cuz that's who I am and that's what I eat.
"You can leave your hat on..."
~ Randy Newman, song and lyric writer
"When you look at a cupcake, you've got to smile."
~ Anne Bryn
"There's a certain slant of light on winter afternoons."
~ Emily Dickinson
La Dolce Vita
(The Sweet Life)
"You agree--I'm sure you agree, that beauty is the only thing worth living for."
~ Agatha Christie
"Flowers seem intended for the solace of ordinary humanity."
~ John Rushkin
"The best and most wonderful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart."
~ Helen Keller
Every morning the sunrises and the heart opens
"I experience a period of frightening clarity in those moments when nature is so beautiful."
~Vincent Van Gogh
"The things a child loves remains in the domain of the heart until old age. The most beautiful thing is that our souls remain over those places we once enjoyed."
"Donuts. Is there anything they can't do?"
~ Homer Simpson
"An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language."
~ Martin Buber
"Sometimes we reveal ourselves when we are least like ourselves." ~ Anais Nin
He breaks hearts with
long black lashes whispering against pink cheeks.
"The world is but a canvas to imagination."
~ Henry David Thoreau
"Beauty is an experience, nothing else. It is not a fixed pattern or an arrangement of features. It is something felt, a glow or a communicated sense of fineness."
~ D. H. Lawrence
A wisp of a dream rose from the teacup.
"Why do two colors, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? No."
~ Pablo Picasso
"Come little cottage girl, you seem to want a cup of tea..."
"Everyone has a story to tell. Please stop and listen."
~ Robin Roberts