A collection of photographs and inspirational thoughts, proverbs and sayings.
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Latest Inspirational Thoughts

Business? It's quite simple. It's other people's money.
-- Alexandre Dumas the Younger

Live together like brothers, but do business like strangers.
-- Arab Proverb

Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with strangers.
-- Greek Proverb

It isn't the number of people employed in a business that makes it successful, it's the number working.
-- Unknown Author

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of another.
-- Charles Dickens

Very few burdens are heavy if everyone lifts.
-- Sy Wise

Don't hate - it's too big a burden to bear.
-- Martin Luther King, Sr.

Let us labor to acquire knowledge, to break down the barriers of prejudice and oppression believing, that if not for us, for another generation there is a brighter day in store.
-- Charlotte Forten

We defeat oppression with liberty. We cure indifference with compassion. We remedy social injustice with justice. And if our journey embodies these lasting principles, we find peace.
-- Patricia Roberts Harris

Oppression does not always crush the spirit of progress. Men will achieve in spite of it.
-- Carter G. Woodson

He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
-- Edmund Burke

Offering advice may be noble and grand, but it's not the same as a helping hand.
-- Unknown Author

It's no use giving good advice unless you have the wisdom to go with it.
-- Irish Proverb

He who follows his own advice must take the consequences.
-- Mexican Proverb

The best impromptu speeches are the ones written well in advance.
-- Ruth Gordon

What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a check.
-- Brendan Francis

If the desire to write is not accompanied by actual writing, then the desire is not to write.
-- Hugh Prather

Sweet is war to those who have never experienced it.
-- Latin Proverb

Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.
-- William Hazlitt

He longs for war but dislikes the battle.
-- Arabic Proverb

Everything comes to him who waits.
-- Unknown Author

He who waits for a chance may wait for a long time.
-- Nigerian Proverb

The great composer does not set to work because he is inspired, but becomes inspired because he is working. Beethoven, Wagner, Bach, and Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration.
-- Ernest Newman

If at first you DO succeed, try something harder.
-- Ann Landers

When the outlook is poor, try uplook.
-- Unknown Author



Camera Basics - Types of Camera
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 3 days ago
When choosing a camera, you need to understand the different types that are available and examine which one fits your style of photography and produce the kind of output that you hope to get.
Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 2
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 1 week ago
After understanding the importance of image sensors and the various sizes and types available, let's try to understand how the image quality is affected by the technology used on the sensors.
Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 1
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 1 week ago
Starting out in photography, everyone has to pass through the most fundamental step of choosing a camera, and with all the brands, and models of cameras this is not easy, especially if this is your first time purchasing one. Let us break these models down into simpler groups and try to see group fits you best.
What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 10 months ago
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.


Courage is nine-tenths context. What is courageous in one setting can be foolhardy in another and even cowardly in a third.

-- Joseph Epstein

It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.

-- Irish Proverb

Today is the pupil of yesterday.

-- Polish Proverb

Unlike other resources, time cannot be bought or sold, borrowed or stolen, stocked up or saved, manufactured, reproduced, or modified. All we can do is make use of it. And whether we use it or not, it nevertheless slips away.

-- Jean-Louis Servan-Schreiber


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