One Up One Down

Moderation is a fatal thing.
Nothing succeeds like excess.
Oscar Wilde, maybe

I say “maybe” because I’ve seen this attributed to Wilde, but never tracked down the source. And without the source, well . . .   

In the spirit of homage to excess, then, this post stretches the week’s happenstance title theme (One X One Y) a wee bit. Moderation in all things, including moderation.

But as I look back over photos from earlier years (these are from 2014 and 2013, left to right), I’m reminded again that usually, less is more.

2-photo collage to illustrate the title

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6 Responses to One Up One Down

  1. Barbara Carlson says:

    The longer you look, the more beautiful things — any thing — becomes.

  2. Tom Watson says:

    Well, that’s not exactly an example of moderation. It’s exquisitely beautiful.

  3. Judith Umbach says:

    Beauty worth contemplation. Worthy of framing to aid contemplation.

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