Tout finira par s’arranger

“Tout finira par s’arranger” Everything will work out OK in the end. h/t Blog-sur-Aude who offered this advice when I asked her for a quote. Advertisements

So long as ignorance and poverty exist on earth

So long as ignorance and poverty exist on earth, books of the nature of Les Miserables cannot fail to be of use. — Victor Hugo “C’est dommage que je sois un ignorant, car je vous citerais une foule de choses; mais je ne sais rien.” (Grantaire) For my friend, who loves Les Miserables, on their…

Living out loud

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud. — Émile Zola

Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move. — Robert Louis Stevenson’s, Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes (1878). I have just bought a copy of this book. Clearly old, though undated, it has a story of it’s own. Glued…