that no one has to explain a daffodil.
Good design is understandable
to virtually everybody.
You never have to ask why.”
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
― Willa Cather, Death Comes for the Archbishop
Paul Simon, Hearts and Bones
“I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.”
Andrew Wyeth, American, painter
“The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
― Eric Hoffer
“Take only memories,
leave nothing but footprints.”
“A strange little flower with a sun-kissed nose,
without perfume yet red as a rose.
Did some Indian maiden plant you here
in the footprint left by the hoof of a deer?”
“There are no great people in this world, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to meet.”
-William Frederick Halsey, Jr.