On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise. For now I am content to explore my own home and our nearest neighbour France.John Dyer. The Padstow Estuary filling up with water on a hot afternoon in Cornwall.
And the peace which I always found in the silence and emptiness of the moors filled me utterly . James Herriot . Early evening up on Hay Tor on Dartmoor .
There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
H. G. Wells.The Railway Bridge at Saltash Cornwall ...Built by Isanbard Kingdom Brunel .
The English light is so very subtle, so very soft and misty, that the architecture responded with great delicacy of detail.
Stephen Gardin.Early morning boats at Saltash Cornwall
It appears to me that almost any man may like the spider spin from his own inwards his own airy citadel.
John Keats .this aerobatic show was part of the Armed Forces Day on Plymouth Hoe.
The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh.Sea Pinks on Grotto beach ,Cornwall.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Warren Buffett .These boats in the pretty village of Fowey in Cornwall caught my eye .
Time glides away and as we get older through the noiseless years,the days flee and are restrained by no reign. Ovid . These Paragliders use the thermals around high cliffs near Santander ,Spain