Auguste Rodin

René François Auguste Rodin, né à Paris le 12 novembre 1840 et mort à Meudon le 17 novembre 1917, est un important sculpteur français, considéré comme un des pères de la sculpture moderne. ❦ “Je n’invente rien, je redécouvre.”❥ “Pour un artiste, rien dans la nature n’est laid.”❧ “La patience est aussi une forme d’action.”… Read More Auguste Rodin

Carl Sagan

✽ “We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.” Carl Sagan, astronomer and writer (9 Nov 1934-1996) ✽ “The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors so that in glory and in… Read More Carl Sagan

Inspiration

Brenda Ueland, journalist, editor and writer was born on this day, 24 October 1891, and died in 1985She was a pioneer in creative writing, best known for her guide on writing “If You Want To Write: A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit” (1938).According to her every human being is able to write well: “This… Read More Inspiration