A collection of photographs and inspirational thoughts, proverbs and sayings.
Feel free to share them to inspire, console or simply to let someone know you care.

Inspirational Quotes on Progress

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
-- Andre Gide

Democracy, like love, can survive almost any attack - except negligence and indifference.
-- Unknown Author

Don't worry about what's ahead. Just go as far as you can go - from there you can see farther.
-- Unknown Author

Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.
-- Chinese Proverb

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
-- W. Clement Stone

From a little spark comes a great fire.
-- Polish Proverb

Don't live in the past...you have already been there.
-- Unknown Author

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.
-- Horace

Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine.
-- Robert C. Gallagher

Everything now being done is going to be done differently; it's going to be done better, and if you don't do it, your competitor will.
-- Unknown Author

People prefer to stay with problems they understand rather than look for solutions they're uncomfortable with.
-- Unknown Author

All change is not growth; all movement is not forward.
-- Ellen Glasgow

Well begun is half done.
-- Aristotle

Don't let yesterday use up too much of today.
-- Native American Proverb

The more you read, the more you know; The more you know, the further you go.
-- Dr. Seuss

Time is like a river - it flows by and doesn't return.
-- Chinese Proverb

Even a thousand-mile journey begins with the first step.
-- Japanese Proverb

Man is complex - he makes deserts bloom and lakes die.
-- Dr. Laurence J. Peter

Accident is the mother of invention.
-- American Proverb

When you're through changing, you're through.
-- Bruce Barton

Every change is not an improvement, but every improvement is by change.
-- Eliezer Yudkowsky

The most ability is responsibility. Nothing happens until someone steps forward and says, "You can count on me."
-- John Maxwell

If you look up, there are no limits.
-- Japanese Proverb

Dirty hands make your nose itch.
-- American Proverb

Not all birds can fly. What separates the flyers from the walkers is the ability to take off.
-- Carl Sagan



What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 4 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.


Consider a duck. It encounters the air, water and soil. It benefits from each, is hindered by none, harms nothing. They are cute, too. Be a duck!

-- Old Slovakian Saving

Each generation will reap what the former generation has sown.

-- Chinese Proverb

A wise person learns by the experience of others. An ordinary person learns by their own experience. A fool learns by nobody's experience.

-- Unknown Author

We enjoy warmth because we have been cold. We appreciate light because we have been in darkness. By the same token, we can experience joy because we have known sadness.

-- David L. Weatherford


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