Friday, July 24, 2009

From within...

...or from behind, a light shines through us upon things and makes us aware that we are nothing, but the light is all.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

34 comments:

Maddy said...

I wonder whether your picture compliments the wonderful quote or the quote adding beauty to you picture. Both are awesome

Photo Cache said...

I haven't heard that one from RWE before. I love the imagery.

GMG said...

Hi Ash!
Sorry for the long absence! But don’t you think it was a great vacation; some very busy weeks and just a few days off... ;)

Wonderful shot, lovely quote!!

Meanwhile Blogtrotter is still turning around Iceland. Enjoy and have a fabulous weekend!

Paresh Palicha said...

I loved the picture & the quote. :-)

brattcat said...

I, too, thought this extraordinary light worked beautifully with the Emerson quote.

Devika said...

Yeah the picture, compliments the quote beautifully,

Perceptive, Ash :)

wishes,
devika

SandyCarlson said...

Emerson was ahead of his time and ours. What a wise teacher. Thanks for these lines with this gorgeous image.

Rajesh said...

Very beautiful.

Mohan said...

I liked the quote more than the image... good one again.

Taswir said...

I really like the light and shadow in this pic, good work

Aparna said...

Beautiful lines, beautiful image. Can't decide which one is better. Came from Ram's blog.

Luke said...

This ornament looks great half lit. love the contrast of the black and white!

standley said...

Wonderful. The light is superb!

chrome3d said...

The smallest things sometimes create the biggest revelations to come out of us.

Your EG Tour Guide said...

LOVE ths quote from Emerson! And the photo works so well with it. ;-)

don said...

A fine picture which goes so well with Emerson's quote. Nice shot,

Ashish Sidapara said...

Beautiful shot!

Sean said...

Poignant Ash. Nice Blog! Going to follow :)

Annie said...

Took my breath away, Ash. This is a beautiful marriage of picture and words.

R.Ramakrishnan said...

Hi Ash
Very nice picture and quote. Thanks for your comments on Kerala monsoon post.Yes I guessed from your sirname you are from Kerala. Coincidentally I am from Trivandrum too !
Have a great day ! Ram

Michele said...

Words really do compliment the photo very nicely...

sandeep said...

the transition from dark to bright! the picture compliments the quote so well :)

Freddy said...

Beautiful! simply beautiful!
wonderful lighting you've got there... and an excempllary quote...

Wildflower Studio (Michelle Dransart) said...

Beautiful picture, beautiful words!

Lawstude said...

i love this. so melancholic.

ev said...

great thought with great photo.

keep speeding Ash!:)

Peter said...

Beuatiful as usual, but don't worry, you are not "nothing"! :-)

Bhavesh Chhatbar said...

You are a good photographer!

Moon and Sun in One Photograph

SloganMurugan said...

Nice visual to go with the quote. It's beautiful.

Amrita said...

Absolutely absorbing

Cris said...

Oh I have a Christmas ball that reminds me of this one, but simple things become art through your eyes...

samantha said...

I so enjoyed my visit to your blog.
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Neva said...

I love how you do these photos! you match your photos with a very thoughtful saying in a way that is very moving. Hope all is well with you.

mumbai paused said...

These photographs are meant to be printed. And framed.