The Nice Thing About Strangers

Creative Non-Fiction Short Stories. :) Travel, Oldsters, Love, and Compassion.

Finding Your Field

—Life is whatever we conceive it to be. For the farmer who considers his field to be everything, the field is an empire. For a Caesar whose empire is never enough, the empire is a field. All that we truly possess are our own sensations; it is in them, rather than in what they sense, that we must base our life’s reality.
 
–Fernando Pessoa. The Book of Disquiet.
colorado, sunrise, winter scene

Colorado Sunrise.

One comment on “Finding Your Field

  1. restlessjo
    March 20, 2014

    I know of the writer, of course, but am not really familiar with his work. I like this quote of his. 🙂

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