The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage point of distance.
Any landscape is a condition of the spirit.
Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment.
Works of art are landscapes of the mind.
While the river of life glides along smoothly, it remains the same river; only the landscape on either bank seems to change.
There is an eternal landscape, a geography of the soul; we search for its outline all our lives.
I think a photograph, of whatever it might be - a landscape, a person - requires personal involvement. That means knowing your subject, not just snapping at whats in front of you.
The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.
When you are with a landscape or a human being where there is no need to speak, but simply to listen, to perceive, to feel.
For me nature is not landscape, but the dynamism of visual forces.
Hawthorne has given us a tradition that some people refer to as Yankee Magic Realism, and I do think there is a certain quality to the landscape that definitely leads into the dark woods.
A garden is a complex of aesthetic and plastic intentions; and the plant is, to a landscape artist, not only a plant - rare, unusual, ordinary or doomed to disappearance - but it is also a color, a shape, a volume or an arabesque in itself.
The landscape is like being there with a powerful personality and I'm searching for just the right angles to make that portrait come across as meaningfully as possible.
Ever since the 1860s when photographers travelled the American West and brought photographs of scenic wonders back to the people on the East Coast of America we have had a North American tradition of landscape photography used for the environment.
I think that there are empty ecological niches in the literary landscape crying to be filled and when a book more or less fills a niche it's seized on, even when it's a far from perfect fit...
The Little Friend is a long book. It's also completely different from my first novel: different landscape, different characters, different use of language and diction, different approach to story.
With Westerns you have the landscape is important, and it's empty, and only you populate it. When you populate it, you can tell any kind story that Shakespeare told, you can tell in a Western.
When we tune in to an especially human way of viewing the landscape powerfully, it resonates with an audience
Landscape shapes culture
Landscape is a piece that is emotional and psychological.
There has been much talk referencing what I consider conceptual reports like the Landscape of Choice and documents created as a result of the Great Valley Center.
The landscape you grow up in speaks to you in a way that nowhere else does.
What I take from writers I like is their economy - the ability to use language to very effective ends. The ability to have somebody read something and see it, or for somebody to paint an entire landscape of visual imagery with just sheets of words - that's magical.
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