"Ah, how everyday things touch mysteries for us!"
Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet
"To restore silence is the role of objects."Samuel Beckett, Molloy
"Even daily life should ultimately reach an essence that is akin to poetry."Abbas Kiarostami, from Around Five: The Making of Five.
"The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself."Henry Miller
"Even a clod of dirt can be appreciated aesthetically if framed in the right way."
Winter's sharp indoor sunlight encourages noticing, and highlights ordinary things usually overlooked.
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