Sunday, October 02, 2005

the spirit blooms

the world is not
respectable; it is mortal,
tormented, confused,
deluded forever; but it is
shot through with beauty,
with Love, with glints of
courage and laughter;
and in these, the spirit
blooms...

- george santayana

~ ~ ~

(I wish I had said that. I'm really glad George did.)

13 Comments:

At 5:21 AM, Blogger Popeye said...

You could have said it, though.

 
At 12:41 PM, Blogger littlefeet said...

yes, you could have said it...

beautiful words...

peace...

 
At 2:08 PM, Blogger Sunney said...

I think I'm gonna stick that on my desk somewhere. That's good stuff.

 
At 6:35 PM, Blogger Popeye said...

I like this picture better, too. .

 
At 9:45 PM, Blogger Maverick said...

There are moments of immense beauty. I just experienced some with my neighbors. These are the things that make life worth living.

Spitting in a Wishing Well

 
At 11:43 PM, Blogger nosthegametoo said...

The possibility of Love in the world is beautiful.

 
At 1:29 AM, Blogger kelebek }{ said...

I agree with Sunney. I am going to stick it on my mirror for frequent reference!
kelebek }{

 
At 8:22 AM, Blogger Blazngfyre said...

" .... of all these, the greatest is love"

 
At 12:55 PM, Blogger Tiger said...

lovely quote & picture for sure...

 
At 1:48 PM, Blogger Yoga Korunta said...

Is there a particular Santayana title you recommend?

 
At 11:44 PM, Blogger Chick said...

OMG...I really want to comment on this post...because it is lovely...

But I keep seeing that damn lime below...holy crap!

 
At 11:02 AM, Blogger Ron Southern said...

Good thought. Good illustration. I love that stuff.

 
At 3:50 PM, Blogger ... jacek ... said...

yeah, I just want to say that I stumbled upon your fine ladies blog, and I have to say that it's fucking hilarrious... thanks .

- el

and as an afterthought, limes may not work, but eggplants, well let me tell you...

 

Post a Comment

<< Home