Most weekdays I’ll be sharing some of the quotes that have inspired me, made me smile or just made me think. You can find these on weekdays on the Facebook page. I’ll be posting the full set here each week too and hope you’ll also share some of the quotes that have inspired you in the comments section below.

Classic Quotes (83): A Week in Words and Pictures #quotes #inspiration

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Classic Quotes (83)

J.D. Salinger

J.D. Salinger

An artist’s only concern is to shoot for some kind of perfection, and on his own terms, not anyone else’s.
~ J.D. Salinger, Franny and Zooey

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G.K. Chesterton

G.K. Chesterton

Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere.
~ G.K. Chesterton

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Vladimir Nabokov

Ansel Adams

A writer should have the precision of a poet and the imagination of a scientist.
~ Vladimir Nabokov

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John Keats

John Keats

I am certain of nothing but of the holiness of the Heart’s affections and the truth of Imagination – What the imagination seizes as Beauty must be truth – whether it existed before or not – for I have the same idea of all our passions as of love: they are all, in their sublime, creative of essential beauty.
~ John Keats

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John Waters

John Waters

Collect books, even if you don’t plan on reading them right away. Nothing is more important than an unread library.
~ John Waters

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