Monday, January 21, 2019



“Just dreaming is already important,
I wish you dreams never ending,
And the furious desire to make some,
I wish you to love what to love,
I wish you to forget what to forget,
I wish you birdsongs when you wake up,
I wish you laughs of children,
I wish you silences,
I wish you to resist the stagnation,
To indifference, to the negative virtues of our time.
I especially wish you to be you.”

Jacques Brel

This beautiful keepsake and sentiment is particularly fitting for Martin Luther King Day, and for dreamers everywhere.  I found this years ago in a print shop in the Belgian book town of Redu.  It has traveled everywhere with me. 

Still dreaming,
Marjorie,


2 comments:

  1. Beautiful sentiments, and I had never read them before. Thanks for sharing!

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  2. Oh Marjorie ...... it was so lovely to see you on my sidebar. How are you ?
    Beautiful sentiments .... keep on dreaming. XXXX

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