Arthur Boyd: “Art doesn’t alter things. It points things out, but it doesn’t alter them. It can’t, no matter what a painter wants to do.”
A mouse that removes the palm-nut that turns out to be the bait of a trap, would already have known that the palm-nut does not ripen on the ground.
Step by step, well directed, we can climb great mountains; even so in promotions; one unguarded step, may prove a frightful disaster to our lives.
“Blessings be on this house,” Granny said, perfunctorily. It was always a good opening remark for a witch. It concentrated people’s minds on what other things might be on this house.”
May you touch dragonflies & stars, dance with fairies & talk to the moon. May you grow up with love and a gracious heart and always know how loved you are.
Envy is cured by true friendship, as coquetry is by true love.