“It’s the imperfections that make something beautiful, that’s what makes it different and unique from everything else.” ~Bob Ross American painter, art instructor, and television host, Bob Ross was born on this day in 1942.
“Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.” ~Thích Nhất Hạnh Vietnamese Thiền Buddhist monk, peace activist, prolific author, poet, teacher, and founder of the Plum Village Tradition, Thích Nhất Hạnh was born on this day in 1926.
“Whatever you love is beautiful; love comes first, beauty follows. The greater your capacity for love, the more beauty you find in the world.” ~Jane Smiley American novelist Jane Smiley was born on this day in 1949.
“To experience sublime natural beauty is to confront the total inadequacy of language to describe what you see. Words cannot convey the scale of a view that is so stunning it is felt.” ~Eleanor Catton New Zealand novelist and screenwriter Eleanor Catton was born on this day in 1985.
“Life, for all its agonies…is exciting and beautiful, amusing and artful and endearing…and whatever is to come after it—we shall not have this life again.”~Rose Macaulay English writer Rose Macaulay was born on this day in 1881.
“Two or three things I know for sure, and one of them is that if we are not beautiful to each other, we cannot know beauty in any form.”~Dorothy Allison American writer, poet, and novelist Dorothy Allison was born on this day in 1949.
“There's something beautiful about finding one's innermost thoughts in another.”~Olive Schreiner South African author, novelist, suffragist, political activist anti-war campaigner, and intellectual Olive Schreiner was born on this day in 1855.
“I believe that the universe is one being, all its parts are different expressions of the same energy… parts of one organic whole…. (This is physics, I believe, as well as religion.) The parts change and pass, or die, people and races and rocks and stars; none of them seems to me important in itself, … Continue reading Random Quote for January 10, 2022
“Art strives for form, and hopes for beauty.”~Rose Bird Chief Justice of the California Supreme Court Rose Bird was born on this day in 1936.
“True beauty is knowing who you are and what you want and never apologizing for it.”~Pink American singer and songwriter Pink was born on this day in 1979.