“beauty lies between”

Archiscape – D. Moorezart, c 2016, all rights reserved


“…beauty lies between the extremities of order and complexity

― Alain de Botton, The Architecture of Happiness


“…the two most beautiful words in the English language”


“Summer afternoon – summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.”

Henry James

“If a June night could talk…”


 “If a June night could talk, it would probably
boast it invented romance”

~Bern Williams

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Beauty Sleep – Douglas Moorezart, c 2016, all rights reserved

“Never mind searching for the person you are…”

Aspirations – Douglas Moorezart, c 2016, all rights reserved

“Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person
you aspire to be.”

~Robert Brault

“…we’ve no money for butter”

“…When I am an old woman I shall wear purple, With a red hat which doesn’t go and doesn’t suit me, And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves, And satin sandals, and say we’ve no money for butter”

— Jenny Joseph

Sage in my Garden - Douglas Moorezart, c 2015, prints: http://fineartamerica.com/featured/purple-garden-douglas-moorezart.html
Purple – Douglas Moorezart, c 2015

“a parallel life”

“a parallel life, as dreams shadow

waking but never intersect it”

— Edmund White

Parallel – Douglas Moorezart, copyright 2017, all rights reserved

“it can start with just the tiniest quiet moment.”

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Quiet Moments – Douglas Moorezart, copyright 2016, all rights reserved


“All of our great traditions, religious, contemplative and artistic, say that you must learn how to be alone – and have a relationship with silence. It is difficult, but it can start with just the tiniest quiet moment.”

— David Whyte