"The more the marbles wastes,
the more the statue grows." 

White Picket Fence

"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly,
"one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower."
Hans Christian Andersen

Along the Plot


"Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, 
and a touch that never hurts."
Charles Dickens

Hold Me Close

"But he that dares not grasp the thorn 
Should never crave the rose." 
Anne Bronte

Eyes Wide Shut

"Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, 
doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before."
Edgar Allan Poe

Man OverBoard

"You drown not by falling into a river, 
but by staying submerged in it."
Paulo Coelho


"I hope the leaving is joyful;
and I hope never to return."
Frida Kahlo


"Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all."
Emily Dickinson


"There is a crack in everything, 
that's how the light gets in."
Leonard Cohen

Be Still

"Keep your face always toward the sunshine
- and shadows will fall behind you."
 Walt Whitman

New York, New York

"I used to live in a room full of mirrors; 
all I could see was me. 
I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, 
now the whole world is here for me to see." 
Jimi Hendrix


"From childhood's hour I have not been. 
As others were, I have not seen. 
As others saw, I could not awaken. 
My heart to joy at the same tone. 
And all I loved, I loved alone."
Edgar Allan Poe