Snapshots & Whatnot: Seeking (waterfalls of) Beauty

With things looking grim here in the USA and around the world, Virginia thought a few doses of waterfall beauty might lift our hearts a bit. It may seem a little weird seeking beauty when times are tough, but that’s kinda why Virginia started this blog. To find roses in the rubble we need to be on the lookout (especially when times are tough) otherwise we might miss an opportunity.

“Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.” Anne Frank

“Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.” Francis Bacon

“Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.” Saint Augustine

grace, peace & waterfall beauty

Virginia : )

Photos: Banff and Jasper National Parks, Canada

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14 Responses to Snapshots & Whatnot: Seeking (waterfalls of) Beauty

  1. Such beautiful photos Virginia!😃😺

    • Virginia says:

      Thanks Steve – what a blessing you have of living in such a beautiful country!!!! When COVID craziness is over, hope to get back for another visit!! 🇨🇦🤗🇨🇦

  2. Debbie says:

    Love the photos, but the quotes you’ve selected are perfect! Hard to be sad when looking at all the beauty around us, Virginia.

  3. Halbarbera says:

    The sight, sound
    beauty of waterfalls
    is so profound!

  4. TMH says:

    Hey, anytime I can revisit Banff and Jasper and Lake Louise in my mind, it’s a treat. Thanks.

    • Virginia says:

      I’m with you, Tim – any excuse to revisit Banff & Jasper (even just thru pics) is a journey of wonder & gratitude for God’s heavenly paintbrushes busy at work! 🌟💦🌟

  5. Loved the Bacon quote, had not heard it before.

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