|Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
François Marie Arouet de Voltaire
Love is not consolation, it is light.
It is a fearful thing to love what death can touch.
epitaph on a New England tombstone
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
I am certain of nothing but of the holiness of the Heart’s affections and the truth of Imagination.
The purpose of a painting is to be a feast for the eyes.
In love’s godlike breathing, there’s the innermost aspect of the universe.
The inability to give or receive love is insanity.
Dr. Karl Menninger
We understand death for the first time when he puts his hand upon one whom we love.
Madame De Stael
Art is our memory of love. The most an artist can do … is say, let me show you what I have seen, what I have loved, and perhaps you will see it and love it too.
A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives the rose.
For true love is inexhaustible; the more you give, the more you have. And if you go to draw at the true fountainhead, the more water you draw, the more abundant is its flow.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
This is a limited edition of 100 prints, each printed, signed and numbered by the artist.
The paper is 22" x 17"
The image is 20" x 13"
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