Tuesday, December 17, 2013


Art is what remains of a civilization after it has crumbled or been sold into
history. Art is its only claim to immortality. Only art demonstrates that at that time, in that place, there was something excellent. It is art, therefore, which makes life worth living.

~ Kent Thompson ~

Photo "Karnak (Thèbes)" by Félix Teynard, circa 1858, courtesy Library of Congress.

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