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 I like a view but I like to sit with my back turned to it.
-Gertrude Stein

There is no absolute point of view from which real and ideal can be finally separated and labelled.
-T. S. Eliot

As a means of contrast with the sublime, the grotesque is, in our view, the richest source that nature can offer.
-Victor Hugo


10 comments:

  1. I agree with Victor... xo
    ps is that a hound above?

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    1. love the hugo quote...

      as always love your art as well...

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  2. No I like to see the view, sit in it, immerse in it, even if its ugly.

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  3. I do not think that I could turn my back on a great view. I love to see beautiful views and they are truly worth the look.

    Great quotes to go with this weeks Theme Thursday. Happy TT to you.

    God bless.

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  4. Lovely artwork. I also love the quotes.

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  5. You always have an interesting point of view that sparks our curiosity

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  6. Sometimes, it's best to focus on the view outside, lest the one inside consume you. I like the Hugo quote too. He speaks of his gentleman of Notre Dame, no doubt.

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