“I like the generosity of numbers.
The way, for example,
they are willing to count
anything or anyone …”
(M. Cornish in Numbers)
"Getting old is like writing Haiku Neither is a prerequisite of existence You could exist without getting old You could exist without Haiku But would that be a life?" (R. Farber in Getting old is like writing Haiku) Visé (B)
"When I bring to you colour'd toys, my child, I understand why there is such a play of colours On clouds, on water, and why flow'rs are painted in tints: When I give colour'd toys to you, my child." (R. Tagore in The Crescent Moon, no. 9) Liège-Sclessin (B)
"All are architects of Fate, Working in these walls of Time; Some with massive deeds and great, Some with ornaments of rhyme. Nothing useless is, or low; Each thing in its place is best; And what seems but idle show Strengthens and supports the rest."
(H.W. Longfellow in The builders)