Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty will never grow old.
Franz Kafka 
I am rooted, but I flow.
Virginia Woolf
Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Everything precious was also vulnerable.
― Mary H.K. Choi  
The late afternoon sunlight, warm as oil, sweet as childhood.
― Stephen King
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
― Oscar Wilde
The simplest things are often the truest.
—Richard Bach
There is in pure water no small pleasure.
― Publius Ovidius Naso
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
―Leonardo da Vinci.
The sky, at sunset, looked like a carnivorous flower.
―Roberto Bolano
To be, rather than to seem.
Latin Proverb
There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights. ―Bram Stoker
Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.
John Burroughs
In life learn art, in the artwork learn life. 
―Friedrich Holderlin
Art is meant to disturb, science reassures. – Georges Braque