Today’s quote really was another i stumbled upon. I was looking for a way to celebrate my friend Sarah’s first day at her new job. Instead, I found these great words by Ms. Plath. I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again. – Sylvia…
I asked a friend to pick the word today. It’s how I pick a quote every day. As I’ve stated before, I find a word, search for a quote, and procure something thoughtful. Today’s word was preoccupy. Then I found this fantastic quote. If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way; if…
This building is in Seattle. Though, you’d never know it by the reflection and the blue skies! Welcome to Pacific Northwest Summer!
Heh. This is surely something I struggle with. I over-engineer things all the time, it’s part of my charm. The art of life is to deal with one’s problems as they arise; rather than destoy your spirit by worrying about them too far in advance. – Robert Harris
The Hawthorne Bridge, on a sunny day, and the mechanism that makes it lift. Just thought the color balance was interesting. I hope you think so, too! A little red, white and blue to brighten your day.
Heh. This quote made me smile for two reasons. One, procrastination is the best way to wait until the last minute and two, I didn’t know there was an Augustine of Hippo. God has promised forgiveness to your repentance, but He has not promised tomorrow to your procrastination. – Augustine of Hippo
Or conversely, seeing what’s inside your cookie. LOL — This photo came from a coffee shop I was at recently. I was talking with some friends and I noticed these poor cookies, unopened, with no one around. I guess they didn’t want to know their fortune, they just wanted to imagine what’s inside.
Today is MC Escher’s birthday. It is also Father’s Day in the United States. I thought about doing a father’s day quote, but instead found this wonderful quote from a spectacular artist. Happy Dad’s Day for all the fathers out there, anywho. The result of the struggle between the thought and the ability to express…
Sometimes you just have to quote something because it speaks to you, rather than any other motive. This one did. 🙂 I have found that — just as in real life — imagination sometimes has to stand in for experience. – Steve Martin
Sometimes, when you’re in a conference, you look for inspiration elsewhere. I found it in the lights above me. Most conference facilities have strange lighting, I just decided to punch it up a bit. 🙂