The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy. The church roof looks in need of repair but its the sun that does the damage ,not the rain .
Fountain of Youth
There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
Sophia Loren .Every Spanish village has a drinking fountain nearly on every corner.
Church Tower Shadow
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.
Eleanor Roosevelt .. The church at Figuera, Catalunia ,casts its evening shadow .
Top of the World
Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going to fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.
Eddie Cantor. View of the Priorat from a civil war observatory post near Figuera.
Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.
William Allingham. The autumn sun is lower in the sky now ,creating long shadows.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Samuel Johnson .Designer squash from the garden.
The garden of love is green without limit and yields many fruits other than sorrow or joy. Love is beyond either condition: without spring, without autumn, it is always fresh.
Rumi.This years vines turn colour at Ginestar , Catalunia.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
The Mist Lifts
Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail.