The Clouds break like sun kissed waves in the sky.....

Cape Town – a Selection (from John Newton Photography)

Picture (above): Hopefully not tankers headed to fuel (and sustain) Isis!

Photo (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!

A passion for any object, anything will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means”

– William Hazlitt

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“You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.”

Originally posted on The Future of Electronic Publishing:

eagle John

from https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2015/02/25/look-across-all-sport-and-observe-the-truly-great-all-had-this-zest-for-combat-this-taste-for-being-truly-tested-all-wished-to-explore-and-even-expand-the-limits-of-their-own-possibilit/

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“Aim at nothing and you’ll get nowhere. Aim at the stars and you may even hit the moon.”
Photo (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!
“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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The Moon’s a Balloon

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“The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German philosopher and poet

“A passion for any object, anything will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means”

– William Hazlitt

from https://ayrtonsennadasilva.wordpress.com/2014/08/27/ayrton-senna-on-the-limit-adelaide-australia-1986/

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“Look across all sport and observe the truly great. All had this zest for combat, this taste for being truly tested. All wished to explore (and even expand*) the limits of their own possibilities…”

craiglock:

‘And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time.’

T.S Eliot, ‘Four Quarters’
from https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2013/12/15/here-there-and-everywhere/ and http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK:

https://formula1mind.wordpress.com/2015/02/25/look-across-all-sport-and-observe-the-truly-great-all-had-this-zest-for-combat-this-taste-for-being-truly-tested-all-wished-to-explore-and-even-expand-the-limits-of-their-own-possibilities/

“You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.”

from   https://grandprixdrivermyblog.wordpress.com/2013/01/07/sharing-some-quotes-from-the-late-great-ayrton-senna/

from http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

The various books* that Craig “felt inspired to write” (including those on sport, motor racing, Formula 1 and the mind) are available at http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4

http://goo.gl/vTpjk (and/or http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=la_B005GGMAW4_sr?rh=i%3Abooks&field-author=Craig+Lock)

https://www.createspace.com/pub/simplesitesearch.search.do?sitesearch_query=%22craig+lock%22&sitesearch_type=STORE (paperbacks)

and http://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books

All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –

MINE!

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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Victorylapcreatesp

from http://www.amazon.com/Victory-Lap-Ultimate-Source-unfolds/dp/1490388265/

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The echoes of African mountains

craiglock:

A great picture, so wanted to reblog
thanks

Originally posted on The Nomadic Panda:

The Cederberg mountains and nature reserve boasts with impressive rugged rock formations, streams of fresh mountain water, centuries old rock art and delicious wines.  Located approximately 300 km from the mother city of Cape Town, a weekend camping, hiking and swimming is the best getaway from the city one could ask for.

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Table Mountain Cape Town, South Africa

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.”

– Leonardo Da Vinci

for more great pictures by John click on https://johnsphotopics.wordpress.com/table-mountain-pictures/

and http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

“The world would have you agree with its dismal dream of limitation. But the light would have you soar like the eagle of your sacred visions.”

eagle John

Photo (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!

Our talents are our gift from God, but what we do with them are our gifts to God, Ultimate Source.”

from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

good morning, sunshine