"So be careful of the way you end things, and devote more attention to a successful exit than to a highly applauded entrance ... What matters isn't being applauded when you arrive-- for that is common-- but being missed when you leave. Rare are those who are still wanted. Fortune seldom accompanies someone to the door. -Baltasar Gracian (1601-1658), "The Art of Worldly Wisdom"
gorgeous wrought iron gate designed Emile Robert #Brooklyn Museum - Would LOVE this somwhere in my home! Maybe for the doors to my closet!
"Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in . . . . " ~Revelation 3:20
Door Knob - Fredericksburg, TX shows the craftsmanship of earlier years. Foreign immigrants that came to Texas has enriched the culture and people of the state. Early European groups were mostly German. In 1860 1/5 of residents of Houstone, Galveston, San Antonio were German. New Braunfels & Fredericksburg continue to celebrate this heritage.
Door Knob - Fredericksburg, TX by cgmethven, via Flickr
♥ it - wonderful idea - except maybe for the "goggas" (creepy crawlies) falling on one's head!
Ever desireless, one can see the mystery. Ever desiring, one can see the manifestations. These two spring from the same source but differ in name; this appears as darkness. Darkness within darkness. The gate to all mystery. Lao Tzu (c.604 - 531 B.C.)
Aldaba 2, Ciutadella, Menorca by agamo on flickr. I really want this!!