"Here is my secret. It is very simple: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.."- Antoine de Saint Exupéry

The Eyes Of Truth

thoseeyes

when we will have tried
all the limits of this life
we turn to silence
when we exhaust all the paths
we become quiet and wise

when we have lived all
the pains and sorrows of life
we become stronger
and we look deep inside us
to see through the eyes of truth

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memyselfandela, 2013

This is my entry for the Trifecta Challenge.

17 responses

  1. Reblogged this on diahabualie.

    February 21, 2013 at 01:45

  2. These are lovely thoughts. And a gorgeous picture, too. Thanks for linking up.

    February 21, 2013 at 02:28

    • Thank you so much, you honor me with your comment. 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 01:07

  3. Draug419

    This is beautiful.

    February 21, 2013 at 04:11

    • Thank you so much Draug!!!!

      February 22, 2013 at 01:08

  4. kz

    very well-said.

    February 21, 2013 at 07:03

    • Thank you KZ 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 01:14

  5. Nicely done and a great picture

    February 21, 2013 at 09:52

    • Thank you so much dear Sandra 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 01:15

  6. Lovely!

    February 21, 2013 at 22:55

    • Thank you 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 01:16

  7. I like this…it’s simple but profound.

    February 22, 2013 at 05:59

    • Life is simple… Thank you. 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 14:46

  8. Pretty poem. Has the odd circumstance for me of having read it (and the positive side of silence) right after “no more talk”. Polar opposites.

    February 22, 2013 at 10:00

    • Thank you so much my friend, you honor me 🙂

      February 22, 2013 at 14:45

  9. arjun bagga

    Absolute truth!

    February 23, 2013 at 13:47

    • 🙂

      February 24, 2013 at 16:53

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