Category Archives: Quotes

Hot – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“I thought Love lived in the hot sunshine, But O, he lives in the moony light! I thought to find Love in the heat of day, But sweet Love is the comforter of night.” ~ William Blake in the Caribbean … Continue reading

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Diversity – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“I have a self-made quote: Celebrate diversity, practice acceptance and may we all choose peaceful options to conflict.” ~ Donzella Michele Malone New York City Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge: Diversity ______________________________________________ Profile of author Donzella Michele Malone – is … Continue reading

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Fragile – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“Friendships are fragile things, and require as much handling as any other fragile and precious thing.” ~ Randolph Bourne Tea and Friendship Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge: Fragile ______________________________________________ Profile of author Randolph Silliman Bourne (May 30, 1886 – December … Continue reading

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Imagination – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.” ~~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery Sedona, Arizona – USA Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge: Imagination ______________________________________________ Profile … Continue reading

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Dancing Trees Discourse

Carpe Diem’s 2nd episode of the “Use that Quote” Challenge.  The goal is to write a haiku, senryu, tanka or kyoka inspired on a given quote. Today’s quote: “Forget not that the Earth delights to feel your bare feet and … Continue reading

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Touch – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“Laughter is more than just a pleasurable activity … When people laugh together, they tend to talk and touch more and to make eye contact more frequently.” ― Gretchen Rubin “Uncle Ray” (my hubby) giving one of our great-nephews a “pink … Continue reading

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Beginning – WP Photo

“Everywhere immigrants have enriched and strengthened the fabric of American life.” ~ John F. Kennedy Ellis Island New York WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: “Beginning” Ellis Island first opened in 1892 and was closed in 1954. Over 12 million people entered … Continue reading

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Music – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

  “Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.” ~ Alphonse de Lamartine Historic Philadelphia Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge: Music ______________________________________________ Profile of author Alphonse de Lamartine (1790 – 1869) – was a French writer, … Continue reading

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Continous Joy

“My life has been a continuous fulfillment of dreams. It appears that everything I saw and did has a new, and perhaps, more significant meaning, every time I see it. The earth is good. It is a privilege to live … Continue reading

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Alone – Cee’s Fun Foto

from “The Breakers” Summer Cottage of the Vanderbilt Family Newport, Rhode Island Cee’s Fun Foto: Alone “If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company.” ~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~ Previous entries for Cee’s Fun Foto ______________________________________________ © … Continue reading

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Memories – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

“I’ve never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don’t understand people who hide from their past.  Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.”  ~~ Sophia … Continue reading

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Silence – Ese’s Shoot n Quote

  “There are times when silence has the loudest voice.” ~ Leroy Brownlow Vermont countryside Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge: Silence Monday Mellow Yellow Mandarin Orange Monday ______________________________________________ Profile of author Leroy Brownlow – Author of “Making the Most of … Continue reading

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