Your attempt may fail, but never fail to make an attempt. As my friend was passing the elephants, he suddenly stopped, confused by the fact that these huge creatures were being held by only a small rope tied to their front leg. No chains, no cages. It was obvious that the elephants could, at anytime, […]
FELIX BAUMGARTNER RED BULL STRATOS PILOT “I LOVE A CHALLENGE, AND TRYING TO BECOME THE FIRST PERSON TO BREAK THE SPEED OF SOUND IN FREEFALL IS A CHALLENGE LIKE NO OTHER.” FELIX BAUMGARTNER With a passion for expanding boundaries, especially in the air, Red Bull Stratos pilot Felix Baumgartner is an expert parachutist best […]
Quote of the Day Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. James M. Barrie Love Quote of the Day There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair. Friedrich Schiller Art Quote of the Day Filmmaking can be a fine art. Terri Windling Nature Quote […]
The Seed An Ancient Tale of Honesty In the Far East the emperor was growing old and knew it was time to choose his successor. Instead of choosing one of his assistants or his children, he decided to do something different. He called young people in the kingdom together one day. He said, ““It is […]
Quote of the Day When deeds speak, words are nothing. Pierre-Joseph Proudhon Love Quote of the Day The head never rules the heart, but just becomes its partner in crime. Mignon McLaughlin Art Quote of the Day A great artist is a great man in a great child. Victor Hugo Nature Quote of the Day […]
Quote of the Day Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God. Karl Barth Love Quote of the Day The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves. William Hazlitt Art Quote of the Day The principle of art is to pause, not bypass. […]
Would you just listen in my silence? Would you just listen and do not say a word? Would you just listen in my saddest time? Would you just listen when my tears are apart? Would you? Would you just listen the sound of broken wings? Would you just listen and understand my heart?
Thomas Edison tried two thousand different materials in search of a filament for the light bulb. When none worked satisfactorily, his assistant complained, “All our work is in vain. We have learned nothing.” Edison replied very confidently, “Oh, we have come a long way and we have learned a lot. We know that there are […]
Edgar Allan Poe In visions of the dark night I have dreamed of joy departed But a waking dream of life and light Hath left me broken-hearted.
Quote of the Day I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand. Confucius Love Quote of the Day The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears. Stendhal Art Quote of the Day I don’t want life to imitate art. I want life to be art. Ernst Fischer […]