Inspiration in Quebec City

carriages-waiting-for-riders-in-quebec-cityWaiting is a peculiar state in which doing doesn’t cease; it is just restrained, like an impatient horse.

– Philip Shepherd 

stained-glass-window quebec cityWhy would the missionaries think that their religion provided a superior spiritual base and moral code to that of the natives?

–  Max Swanson 

rene-levesque-boulevardWhile it is well enough to leave footprints on the sands of time, it is even more important to make sure they point in a commendable direction.

– James Cabell

cranberries-at-the-farmers-market-in-quebec-cityIn  research published in the February 2014 issue of Experimental Gerontology, scientists have found that eating cranberries can extend your life significantly.

– The Toronto Sunmontmorency-falls-quebec-city

There is something of the marvelous in all things of nature.

-Aristotle

lace curtains in window quebecYou are the window through which you must see the world.

– George Bernard Shaw

harpist quebec cityTime has laid his hand
Upon my heart gently, not smiting it,
But as a harper lays his open palm
Upon his harp, to deaden its vibrations.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

art gallery in old prison quebec city
As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison.

― Nelson Mandela

fall-grasses-quebec-cityThe grass never sleeps.  

-Mary Oliver

church-and-fall-trees-quebec-cityMy religion is nature. That’s what arouses those feelings of wonder and mysticism and gratitude in me.

― Oliver Sacks

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