Conversation is food for the soul.”
– Mexican Proverb

Lourdes, France
Angkor, Cambodia
Los Angeles, California, USA

Love without conversation is impossible.”
– Mortimer Adler

Camino, Italy

“In my opinion, the most fruitful and natural play of the mind is in conversation. I find it sweeter than any other action in life; and if I were forced to choose, I think I would rather lose my sight than my hearing and voice.”
– Michel de Monta


“The character of a man is known from his conversations.”
– Menander, 342 – 292 BCE


“My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation;
that is what I call good company.”
– Jane Austen

Amritsar, India
Nouakchott, Mauritania

“The great gift of conversation lies less in displaying it ourselves than in drawing it out of others.”
– Jean de la Bruyere, 1803 – 1873

Baalbek, Lebanon
Pristina, Kosovo, Yugoslavia

“The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another’s observation, not overturning it.”
– Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton, 1803 – 1873

Baluchistan, Pakistan

“The most fruitful and natural exercise for our minds is, in my opinion, conversation.”
– Michel de Montaigne



We invite you to check out Steve’s current and upcoming exhibitions:

Steve McCurry: Icons – Conegliano
October 6 – March 2, 2022
Conegliano, Italy
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Steve McCurry: Icons – Madrid (Coming Soon)
November 17 – February 13, 2022
Madrid, Spain

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The Eyes of Humanity (Coming Soon)
November 19 – March 27, 2022
Vienne, Austria

Animals (Coming Soon)
November 27 – May 1, 2022
Torino, Italy