In it, I copied poems I liked or pasted in quaint little pictures cut from various Vogue Entertaining and Travel magazines, but mostly I copied in quotes that I wanted to remember.
Green Ink is kind of like a scrapbook for me. So today I'll share a few quotes that I've found lately that have inspired me, that I'd like to remember.
Poetry is what elevates the banal and neglected object to a realm of art. It can transform the thing that might have made people fearful into something that invites them to look, and look a little longer, and maybe even understand. "
- Aimee Mullins
"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself."
- George Bernard Shaw
"Everywhere I go, I find a poet has been there before me."
- Sigmund Freud
"Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest."
- Christian Dior