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Weekly Photo Challenge: Wonder

Some reflections on wonder in pictures and words.

Wonder-ful Scotland

People travel to wonder at the height of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars; and they pass by themselves without wondering. ~ St. Augustine

The wonder of artistic expression

Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life, learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some. ~ Robert Fulghum

A New Wonder of the World - Petra

Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher; and philosophy begins in wonder. ~ Plato

  1. Brandon
    November 11, 2011 at 4:04 pm

    That first picture of Scotland is absolutely mesmerizing http://wp.me/pdJ7S-qd

    • November 14, 2011 at 10:55 pm

      Thank you. Scotland was mesmerizing. My first trip, hopefully not my last.

  2. November 11, 2011 at 8:38 pm

    Great pictures love it

    • November 13, 2011 at 12:47 am

      Thank you and thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment.

  3. November 11, 2011 at 11:34 pm

    Beautiful photos. They do inspire a sense of wonder. : )

    • November 13, 2011 at 1:04 am

      Thanks. It’s a challenging topic this week.

  4. November 12, 2011 at 1:29 am

    what a wide open topic this week – and your selection is absolutely wonderful!
    thanks for sharing.

    • November 13, 2011 at 12:51 am

      Thanks. I enjoyed your post, by the way. Beautiful and creatively done.

  5. Amar Naik
    November 12, 2011 at 9:55 am

    nice selection of pics

    • November 14, 2011 at 10:53 pm

      Thanks. I wasn’t sure what to do with ‘wonder’ but this is the closest I could get.

  6. November 12, 2011 at 1:34 pm

    I like your idea!

  7. November 12, 2011 at 1:53 pm

    great photos

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  9. December 3, 2011 at 4:04 pm

    Petra is a great place

    • December 3, 2011 at 9:29 pm

      I guess you’ve been there too. Visiting Petra was a dream come true, and I loved it. Would love to go back.

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