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To roam the greenwood wild and free.... Robert Service (from...ballads of the frozen north)

"There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it." -- Charles Dudley Warner

Inspiration comes from all different places.

Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. (Henry Van Dyke)

Every song is like a painting.

The wolves are running.....

I can believe anything provided it is incredible. (Oscar Wilde).

It is a maudlin and indecent verity that comes out through the strength of wine.

keepsake [ˈkiːpˌseɪk] n a gift that evokes memories of a person or event with which it is associated

...In many a secret place Where rivulets dance their wayward round...(William Wordsworth)

Each life needs it's own quiet place

Love can take us to heaven or hell, but it always takes us somewhere. Therefore, be prepared to travel..." (Paulo Coelho).

Without adventure civilization is in full decay.

Every man can transform the world from one of monotony and drabness to one of excitement and adventure.

To be prepared is half the victory.

Early evening, last rays of sunshine on a Luton street.

Too many people in the modern world view poetry as a luxury, not a necessity like petrol. But to me it's the oil of life.~ Sir John Betjeman.

From : 'Quotes of Famous Artists'

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive. ~Theodore Roosevelt

Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us. ~Henrik Tikkanen

Strangers are just friends waiting to happen. ~Rod McKuen

Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been - Mark Twain

Friends are relatives you make for yourself. ~Eustache Deschamps

"London is a roost for every bird.” Benjamin Disraeli

Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time. ~Jean Paul Richter

In true art journaling tradition (on the last day of my 33rd year).... 34 things to do before I'm 35

"....learning life balance is an ongoing art. If you think one day you will get it all done, and then you can relax, you are bound to be disappointed."