Water Lilies. 1906. Claude Monet. Oil on canvas.
"With no-mind, blossoms invite the butterfly;
With no-mind the butterfly visits the blossoms.
When the flower blooms, the butterfly comes;
When the butterfly comes, the flower blooms."
- Ryōkan (via quietlotus)
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La Seine à Argenteuil (1875) - Claude Monet
Hummer on nest by ghbrett on Flickr.
"…but what I like doing best is Nothing.”

“How do you do Nothing?” asked Pooh, after he had wondered for a long time. […]

“It means just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering."
- A.A. Milne (via quietlotus)
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Lavender by judepics on Flickr.

Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) by on Flickr.

"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye." - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (via quietlotus)
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Anemones (by rvtn)