"The true mark of maturity is when somebody hurts you and you try to understand their situation instead of trying to hurt them back." // (I don't want to label what "the true mark of maturity" is, but this idea of empathy vs revenge is important to me.
At the end of summer I always get this sadness -- thinking I did not live the summer enough -- too much work, too many distractions .. During the past years I visited our local small town farmers market where this very old lady sold flowers. Since she was there more for fun than profit she had pretty reasonable prices and I used to buy bunches of flowers (since I have no more own garden here in Neuburg). Those flowers reminded me to always have flowers in my heart and the summer in me ...
David Latimer from Cranleigh, Surrey, with his bottle garden that was first planted 53 years ago and has not been watered since 1972 - yet continues to thrive in its sealed environment. The bottle garden has created its own miniature ecosystem.
The Milky Way - 84 Million Stars in 9 Billion Pixels via petapixel: The image is a composite of thousands of photos shot by the VISTA survey camera by Astronomers at the European Southern Observatory’s Paranal Observatory in Chile.
I am looking for the person on the right who was the olympic fire runner back in 1972 somewhere in the north of greece ... please share and help me finding the person