February 12, 2014

Relax and Enjoy

David Palumbo
"Eat healthily, sleep well, breathe deeply, move harmoniously."
Jean-Pierre Barral
Dongyun Lee
"Stop a minute, right where you are. Relax your shoulders, shake your head and spine like a dog shaking off cold water. Tell that imperious voice in your head to be still."
Barbara Kingsolver
James Bennett
"Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep."
Charles Albert Camus
Paul Cox
"I made a nap this afternoon. I made it out of two pillows, a bed, a sheet, a blanket, and exhaustion."
Jarod Kintz
Ted Wright
"To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment."
Jane Austen
Michal Dziekan
"Sleep 'til you're hungry, eat 'til you're sleepy."
Author Unknown
Rudy Gutierrez
“The sensation of energy expands with increasing relaxation.”
Ilchi Lee
David Johnson
"For fast-acting relief, try slowing down."
- Lily Tomlin
Gary Kelley
"Turn off your mind, relax, and float downstream."
John Lennon
Tim Bower
"Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer."
William S. Burroughs
Bill Sanderson
"There is no snooze button on a cat who wants breakfast."
Author Unknown
Thomas Ehretsmann
"To sleep, perchance to Dream;..."
- William Shakespeare
Chris Gall
"Pray thee, spare, thyself at times: for it becomes a wise man sometimes to relax the high pressure of his attention to work."
Thomas Aquinas
C.F. Payne
"There are twelve hours in the day, and above fifty in the night."
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal
Kinuko Y. Craft
"Even a soul submerged in sleep
is hard at work and helps
make something of the world."
Mark Summers
"After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains."
Walt Whitman
John Mattos
"Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness."
George MacDonald
Guy Stauber
“To understand the immeasurable, the mind must be extraordinarily quiet, still.” 
Jiddu Krishnamurti
Tran Nguyen
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Mohandas K. Gandhi
Patrick Arrasmith
"Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn."
Mahatma Gandhi
Goni Montes
"Give your stress wings and let it fly away."
Terri Guillemets
Gregory Manchess
"What hath night to do with sleep?"
John Milton
Edward Kinsella III
"Although she was giddy with exhaustion, sleep was a lover who refused to be touched..."
Janet Fitch
Ricardo Martinez
"Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night."
Charles A. Fisher
Maria Corte Maidagan
"There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep."
Jason Seiler
"Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.” 
Jane Austen
Kent Barton
"Sleep, those little slices of death — how I loathe them."
Edgar Allan Poe
Niklas Asker
"Sleep is my lover now, my forgetting, my opiate, my oblivion."
Audrey Niffenegger
Sam Spratt
"A cheerful frame of mind, reinforced by relaxation... is the medicine that puts all ghosts of fear on the run."
George Matthew Adams

1 comment:

  1. As usual, your posts are fantastic. I especially enjoy the quotes that accompany each illustration.