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Words of note

The art of leisure lies, to me, in the power of absorbing without effort the spirit of one's surroundings; to look, without speculation, at the sky and sea; to become part of a green plain; to rejoice, with a tranquil mind, in the feast of colour in a bed of flowers.

Dion Calthrop, British artist and writer From 'The Charm of Gardens' (1910).

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