Pearls from artists* # 252
* an ongoing series of quotations – mostly from artists, to artists – that offers wisdom, inspiration, and advice for the sometimes lonely road we are on.
All the world is taken in through the eye, to reach the soul, where it becomes more, representative of a realm deeper than appearances: a realm ideal and sublime, a deep stillness that is, whose whole proclamation is the silence and the lack of material instance in which, patiently and radiantly, the universe exists.
Mary Oliver in Upstream: Selected Essays
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Posted on June 14, 2017, in Inspiration, Pearls from Artists, Quotes, Travel and tagged "Upstream: Selected Essays", appearances, Mary Oliver, Panamerican Highway, Peru, realm, the eye, the soul, the universe, the world. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.