We build too many walls and not enough bridges. -Isaac Newton
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse. -Charles Dickens
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“They sat on a park bench, held hands, and told each other their stories hour after hour. They were not lonely anymore. They had found and been found by their 100% perfect other. What a wonderful thing it is to find and be found by your 100% perfect other. It’s a miracle, a cosmic miracle.”
“Always find a time to sit on a humid autumn bench to feed the poor birds or to think the dying leaves!”
-Mehmet Murat ildan
The imagination is the golden pathway to everywhere.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along lifes pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
Theresa Bernstein: A Century in Art is currently on display at The Graduate Center, CUNY’s James Gallery, in New York.
There are deep Jewish roots in children’s literature. Read about it, here, and discover some wonderful sounding exhibits.
The Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles is showing an Experiential Exhibit on Anne Frank.
This is my last Sunday Scenes post for 2013. The next one will be posted in 2014! Happy New Year to everyone. May your 2014 be safe, illuminated with joy and love, and filled with peace.
In the language of poetry, where every word is weighed, nothing is usual or normal. Not a single stone and not a single cloud above it. Not a single day and not a single night after it. And above all, not a single existence, not anyone’s existence in this world.
My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth’s loveliness.
“Never look backwards or you’ll fall down the stairs.”
I reviewed Hanns and Rudolf.
I wrote a short piece: Scent of the Moment.
Leora posted a beautiful photograph “Abundance or Small Change“, which shows her daughter’s delicate hands holding change/coins.
Hannah interviewed the writer Ke Payne.
Freya wrote a sharp piece about siblings: Trick Cyclist
Women of the Wall continue their struggle.
Everyone Needs Therapy wrote about “The Tricks of Sociopathy“
Visit Kindertransport, an informative website.
Happy Lag B’Omer!
“The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.”
Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow.
-Zora Neale Hurston
Visit Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, for more scenes from around the world.
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