Tag: walking

  • 171: Embark

    Each day, for the seer offers new and infinite prospects for simplicity and harmony of living. Every walk with Nature, a finer, awe-striking detail previously unnoticed unfolds if you would at last forget yourself. To renovate oneself, daily and for all days; arrive by fain intend at higher sentiments before the body can navigate the […]

  • 156

    He enjoys an atmosphere of increased benevolence, by virtue of composed and impartial study, who perceives in all matter and events, the dynamic and natural system of symmetry that cannot one a pebble cast without scratching the sky, or breeze through a meadow with his palm and not some distort after leave; the miraculous conversations […]

  • 153: Of sorrow we shall never sing

    Struck thereupon a chance encounter with an awe never known so remarkable, the intellect dazed suddenly forgets its wealth, and allows to overtake the keen heart depleting on the occasion; building upon the moment, an entire Citadel of new ideals, and finds himself with little resource to un-imagine once begun the construct of his most […]

  • 121: What I came for

    Extravagance of air and light today fetched me early from indoors, and no way knowing or caring where, would I follow so long as were sun and breeze proliferate. Being my final day in Nelson, instead of thus choking for want of natural restoratives, agonising the golden hours decrease under airport ceilings, I went some […]

  • 120: Storyboard

    Sunday came as Sundays do, with utile retrospectives of the week that was, breaking dawn over the yawning consciousness. These early ended days and seasonal moods seem no longer parallel with my evolved pursuits and may after all prove the last debris of habitual civilities being to a better advantage left as I go to […]

  • 96

    It required no less than three separate walks today to reestablish good physical vigour and a more charitable mood, than otherwise would have succeeded sedentarily. New and curious, and I dare say, nearer to ones innateness are the thoughts and resolutions that unsought, will gently approach if the avenues are unfamiliar and no station fixed […]