Thursday, 19 October 2017

Fate Loves the Fearless

He took his pain and turned it into something beautiful. Into something that people connect to. And that's what good music does. It speaks to you. It changes you. ~ Hannah Harrington, Saving June #quote

Genius always finds itself a century too early. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson  #quote

Life has the name of life, but in reality it is death. ~ Heraclitus, Eustathius ad Iliad #Quote

If you surrender to the wind 🌬, you can ride it. ~ Toni Morrison #Quote

A good lawyer is a bad neighbour. ~ #Proverb

My karma ran over your dogma. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

Seven days without laughter makes one weak. ~ Mort Walker #Quote

Swallow your pride occasionally, it's non-fattening! ~ Author Unknown #Quote

He who does not have common sense at age thirty will never have it. ~ #Proverb

Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as the wind 🌬 extinguishes candles and fans a fire 🔥. ~ François VI de la Rochefoucault #Quote

Put Decaf In The Coffee Maker For Weeks. Once Everyone Has Gotten Over Their Caffeine Addictions, Switch To Espresso. #KeepAHealthyLevelOfInsanity

Fate loves the fearless. ~ James Russell Lowell #quote

Today is the sort of day where the sun only comes up to humiliate you. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Fight Club


If it takes a lot of words to say what you have in mind, give it more thought. ~ Dennis Roch #quote

My senses have been stripped, my hands can't feel to grip, my toes to numb to step, wait only for my boot heels to be wandering. ~  Bob Dylan; Byrds #quote

"Go to bed, you'll feel better in the morning" is the human version of "Did you turn it off and turn it back on again?" #RedditShowerThoughts

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. ~ C.C. Scott #Quote

The sun will shine in my back door one day.. ~ Jerry García #Lyrics

Life is more fun if you play games. ~ Roald Dahl #Quote

The most likely way for the world to be destroyed, most experts agree, is by accident. That's where we come in; we're computer professionals. We cause accidents. ~ Nathaniel Borenstein #Quote

I like the dark part of the night, after midnight and before four-thirty, when it’s hollow, when ceilings are harder and farther away. Then I can breathe, and can think while others are sleeping, in a way can stop time ⏳, can have it so – this has always been my dream – so that while everyone else is frozen, I can work busily about them, doing whatever it is that needs to be done, like the elves who make the shoes while children sleep 🛌. ~ Dave Eggers #Quote

It's hard to argue with the government. Remember, they run the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, so they must know a thing or two about satisfying women. ~ Scott Adams #quote

Falling in love is not a choice. To stay in love is. #piecesoftruth #quote


I am an invisible monster, and I am incapable of loving anybody. You don't know which is worse. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Invisible Monsters

Ahhh. A man with a sharp wit. Someone ought to take it away from him before he cuts himself. ~ Peter da Silva #quote

We are the people our parents warned us about. ~ Jimmy Buffett #Quote

We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe #Quote

Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present. ~ #Proverb

To be an artist, you have to nurture the things that most people discard. ~ Richard Avedon #Quote

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. ~ Lao Tzu #Quote

The theoretical broadening which comes from having many humanities subjects on the campus is offset by the general dopiness of the people who study these things. ~ Richard Feynman #Quote

If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all. ~ Michelangelo #Quote

Try to learn something about everything and everything about something. ~ Thomas Henry Huxley #Quote


If not for you, winter wouldn't hold no spring, couldn't hear a robin sing.
I just wouldn't have a clue, if not for you.
~  Bob Dylan; George Harrison; Olivia Newton-John, If Not For You #lyrics

Everyone's in their own personal coma. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote

A lot of people don't have much food on their tables, but they got a lot of forks and knives, and they gotta cut something. ~ Bob Dylan #quote

It's so hard to forget pain, but it's even harder to remember sweetness. We have no scar to show for happiness. We learn so little from peace. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote

An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; an adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered. ~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton #quote

You can cage the singer but not the song.  ~ Harry Belafonte, in International Herald Tribune, 3 October 1988 #quote

To love. To be loved. To never forget your own insignificance. To never get used to the unspeakable violence and the vulgar disparity of life around you. To seek joy in the saddest places. To pursue beauty to its lair. To never simplify what is complicated or complicate what is simple. To respect strength, never power. Above all, to watch. To try and understand. To never look away. And never, never to forget. ~ Arundhati Roy #quote


Everything is a self-portrait. A diary. Your whole drug history’s in a strand of your hair. Your fingernails. The forensic details. The lining of your stomach is a document. The calluses on your hand tell all your secrets. Your teeth give you away. Your accent. The wrinkles around your mouth and eyes. Everything you do shows your hand. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Diary

Take me on a trip upon your magic swirling ship. ~  Bob Dylan; The Byrds, Mr. Tambourine Man #lyrics

Stay where you are. Use what you have.  Do what you can. ~ Arthur Ashe #quote


I will never agree with the theory [of evolution], even if it's somehow proven (beyond a shadow of a doubt, 100%) correct. ~ Paul Allen Panks, one of the many true idiots of our time #quote

And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him. ~ Revelation 6:8 #quote

Miscellaneous is always the largest category. ~ Joel Rosenberg #quote

The future you have, tomorrow, won't be the same future you had, yesterday. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote,  Rant

Beauty is whatever gives joy. ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay #quote

The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.  ~ Henry Steele Commager #quote



All the above photos taken in Salinas 
and San Pablo, on the coast of Ecuador





Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Tell-Tails

“Prie Dieu” explores a world where insects are connected to a divine power by delicate threads. No insects were hurt during the shooting, all threads were done during post-production.


 Via:  Biology 101











Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Cities III

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) is an amazing up and coming city. This time lapse is a culmination of 10,000 RAW images and multiple shoots capturing some of the cities relentless energy and pace of change.


Infographic: The World's Megacities Are Set for Major Growth | Statista
You will find more statistics at Statista


 Shanghai: gif shows the change in the city over 20 years.