“I was for a while troubled with the haunting fear that if I handled the flower freely its bloom would fade—the sweet charm of freshness would leave it. I did not know then that it was no transitory blossom, but rather the radiant resemblance of one, cut in an indestructible gem.”
― Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre
Majestic nature comes out of the pencil.
According to Novalis,”the Poet understands nature better than a scientific mind does”. Are you the same opinion?
We are looking forward to meeting Father Christmas and flying with him to visit children around the world
”Laßt uns den Herbst begrüßen,
der uns den süßen Augenblick
der Früchte schenkt.
Laßt uns das warme Gold des Lichts genießen,
das mit dem starken Duft der Wälder uns umfängt”. Carl Peter Fröhling
“Hösten är den andra våren när varje löv är en blomma.” – Albert Camus
When we build … let it not be for present delights nor for present use alone. Let it be such work as our descendants will thank us for, and let us think … that a time is to come when these stones will be held sacred because our hands have touched them, and that men will say as they look upon the labor, and the wrought substance of them, See! This our fathers did for us! – John Ruskin
Breakfast and a good art book to enjoy and start the new August week!
“A childhood without books – that would be no childhood. That would be like being shut out from the enchanted place where you can go and find the rarest kind of joy.”
― Astrid Lindgren
“There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they’ll take you.”
― Beatrix Potter
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. – Stephen Hopkins
Glad Midsommar till er alla!