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Quotes To Ponder ~Goethe, Johnson, Holmes

“Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.”
~ Goethe

“The fountain of content must spring up in the mind, and he who hath so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition, will waste his life in fruitless efforts and multiply the grief he proposes to remove.”  ~Samuel Johnson… 22 altre parole


Goethe I

Innsbruck, 2016

©castle of lost colours


October 14

IN the suburb, in the town,
On the railway, in the square,
Came a beam of goodness down
Doubling daylight everywhere.
Peace now each for malice takes, 115 altre parole

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Unlike Any Other

I value originality very highly, but even my hero, Goethe, says there is no such thing, that whatever we do we — at the very least — build on what has gone before, reuse it, refresh it, or in Etsy-speak, “re-purpose” it. 403 altre parole

Daily Prompt

Música e Antroposofia

Podemos identificar o ponto de partida para um caminho evolutivo da música ocidental a partir da antiga Grécia. Foram os gregos os primeiros a sistematizar uma teoria e prática musical que muitos séculos adiante resultou no que temos hoje como o sistema melódico, harmônico, da nossa música ocidental. 606 altre parole


Savvy Saturday October 8, 2016

Courage is the commitment to begin without any guarantee of success.

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe