For nature is the art of God.
– Thomas Browne
The greatest cathedral of all is nature itself.
It simultaneously humbles and pulls up giant emotions
that cannot be fully expressed in mere words.
– Rodney Cobb
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature.
It will never fail you.
– Frank Lloyd Wright
Rain! Whose soft architectural hands have power to cut
stones and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Nature seems to have poured forth her
riches so without calculation,
merely to mark the fullness of her joy.
– Margaret Fuller
The artist and the photographer seek the mysteries
and the adventure of experience in nature.
– Ansel Adams
The day of the sun is like the day of a king. It is a promenade
in the morning, a sitting on the throne at noon,
a pageant in the evening.
– Wallace Stevens
Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates
appreciation and gratitude.
– Louie Schwartzberg
Nature is what we know / Yet have not art to say /
So impotent our wisdom is / To her simplicity.
– Emily Dickinson
New Book: Steve McCurry: A Life in Pictures
The selection of photographs includes Steve’s best-known shots and
more than 100 previously unpublished images.
Italy – Mondadori/Electa
Germany – Knesebeck publishers
US – Laurence King Publishers – November 20
France, November 8 – La Martiniere
Also included are personal notes, telegrams and
visual ephemera from his travels and assignments,
all accompanied by his sister’s text.