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Florence Inspiration

view of florence

Open my heart and you will see, Grave inside it “Italy.” – Robert Browning

peacock in sienna

Genius and virtue are  more often found clothed in gray rather than in peacock bright. – Van Wyck Brooksman selling chestnuts in florence

Honor lies in honest toil.- Grover Cleveland 

santa maria del flore florence

I dream of a church that is a mother and a shepherdess.- Pope Francispeace message florencePeace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.    -Albert Einstein

police officer florence

The safety of the people shall be the highest law. -Marcus Tullius Cicerostreet artist florenceEvery portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.  – Oscar Wildedoor florence italy

A very little key will open a very heavy door.- Charles Dickensda vinci florence

Learning never exhausts the mind.-  Leonardo Da Vinci

bridges in florence

A bridge has no allegiance to either side. – Les Coleman

These photos were all taken on a trip to Florence, Italy in 2009

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