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.

Motivational Quotes on Wisdom

This is where you will win the battle -- in the playhouse of your mind.
-- Maxwell Maltz

If your head is wax, don't walk in the sun.
-- Benjamin Franklin

An old broom knows the dirty corners best.
-- Irish Proverb

There are two kinds of people: Those who stop to think and those who stop thinking.
-- Unknown Author

A bargain is something you cannot use at a price you can't resist.
-- Franklin P. Jones

The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
-- David Russell

If you don't light fires, smoke won't get in your eyes.
-- German Proverb

It's a rare person who wants to hear what he doesn't want to hear.
-- Dick Cavett

To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
-- Marilyn Vos Savant

It usually rains where it's already wet.
-- German Proverb

Bees that have honey in their mouths have stings in their tails.
-- Scottish Proverb

For the unlearned, old age is winter. For the learned, it is the season of the harvest.
-- Hasidic Saying

Life is a mystery, unfold it. Life is a struggle, face it. Life is beauty, praise it. Life is a puzzle, solve it. Life is opportunity, take it. Life is sorrowful, experience it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a goal, achieve it. Life is a mission, fulfill it.
-- Unknown Author

If you put out another's candle, you also will be in the dark.
-- German Proverb

Learn from the past. Live in the present. Plan for the future.
-- Unknown Author

When your neighbor's house is on fire, you put yourself in danger if you don't help extinguish it.
-- Chinese Proverb

Whether you think you can or think you can't -- you're right.
-- Henry Ford

Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself.
-- Eleanor Roosevelt

Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
-- Eleanor Roosevelt

If someone betrays you once, it is his fault; If he betrays you twice, it is your fault.
-- Eleanor Roosevelt

To handle yourself, use your head; To handle others, use your heart.
-- Eleanor Roosevelt

A committee is a group of people who "keep minutes and waste hours."
-- Milton Berle

You grow up the day you have your first real laugh-at yourself!
-- Ethel Barrymore

Combine common sense and the Golden Rule and you will have very little bad luck.
-- Unknown Author

We take on the strength of that which we overcome.
-- Unknown Author



What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 3 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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