Inspiring archive for 2016-06-09

All You Need, You Already Have

(4 years ago)
By Leo Babauta There is a famous stone water basin (or “tsukubai”) outside of the even more famous Ryoan-ji Temple in Kyoto, with four characters that read: “ware tada shiru taru.” This is a Zen saying that can be translated in a number of ways, all to do with contentment. But my favorite translation is: […]

Artist Spotlight: Mary Laube

(4 years ago)
Selection of paintings by artist Mary Laube. More images below.

Incredible Floating Walkway Being Constructed Across Italian Lake

(4 years ago)
“The Floating Piers” is a giant floating dock system nearing completion on Lake Iseo in Italy. 220,000 high-density poly-ethylene cubes will be covered in 100,000 square meters of shimmering yellow fabric to create an epic walkway 3 kilometers long. The project is the … Continue reading →