Tag Archives: Playful Whimsy

Signs of Life: Brisbane – Whimsy

Signs of Life: Brisbane A whimsical series┬ácelebrating the urban artists, humorists, signs, signal boxes, sandwich boards and other oddities of Brisbane, Australia. —<>— I love this image because it reminds me that even though I’m an adult it’s okay to … Continue reading

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Play

We are never more fully alive, more completely ourselves, or more deeply engrossed in anything, than when we are at play. Charles E. Schaefer

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Standing Tall in all Your Glory

Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons. Author Unknown

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Delight

We must risk delight… We must have the stubbornness to accept our gladness in the ruthless furnace of this world. Jack Gilbert quoted by Elizabeth Gilbert in Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

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Importance of Play

We have this concept that the opposite of play is work… The opposite of play is not work; the opposite of play is depression. Steve Keil A Manifesto for Play

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Charlie Chaplin

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but it’s a comedy in long-shot. Quoted by Karyn Ruth White & Jay Arthur in Your Seventh Sense: How to Think Like a Comedian

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Hafiz

If you ever become too complacent, too accepting of your sorrow or shadow self, the moon might fling a beehive into your undies, and that should wake you up. A Year with Hafiz Translated by Daniel Ladinsky

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