Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Worth a Thousand Words ...

A picture, it is said, is worth a thousand words, but cannot a few well-spoken words convey as many pictures?  ~Author Unknown

I love finding just the right quotation to accompany one of Melissa's Wonderful Images. I can sit forever sifting through quotes on a topic that relates to the image I am working with till I find the one that 'speaks to me'.   A Few examples ...

The quote for this card using the image Makeup Brush was found by simply doing an internet search for "cosmetic quotes". I nearly died laughing when I found this one....so true, so true.

A search for 'Apple Pie Quotes' to accompany the image Hot Apple Pie resulted in this sentiment:

A search for 'Art Quotes' to go with Artist Bear resulted in:

Lastly, Sometimes I see an image and it sparks a memory of a favorite quotation as Teacup Mouse did:

In closing I will leave you with this thought that I found after a search for 'quotes about quotes'

I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.  ~Marlene Dietrich