MAXINE BILLINGS, Photographer & Author

Fine Art Photography Inspired By Natural Creation & Wholesome Reading For Your Family's Entertainment

BEAUTY IS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

2 Comments

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.”

Most of us have probably heard this saying quoted above, but what exactly does it mean?  What do you think?

Each of us is an individual who sees things differently.  Therefore, what may appeal to one person may not to another.  Likewise, what one individual may see in something may not be seen by another.

For example, these little, orange and yellow beauties, to me, resemble tiny bells.  Held upright, the delicate petals of orange, coral, and yellow take on a more regal appearance in my eyes, a star-shaped one.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FLOWERS (ORANGE 4)

 

 

 

 

 

Then there are these tiny, lavender and white blooms that look like partially-closed umbrellas with a decorative touch around the edge with the faint, white, scalloped trim.FLWRS (PURP)

And lastly, these cute, little whatever they are.  Although they don’t remind me of anything in particular yet, I am still fascinated by their appearance.  It seems nowadays that I try to find art in everything :).  But again, to me, every bit of creation, from the smallest to the greatest, just shows how awesome our Creator is.  (Psalm 86:8)

FLWRS (STARS)

So what do you think?  What do these tiny flecks of natural creation look like to you?  And what do you think the saying, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” means?

Good-night.

From my heart to yours,

Maxine

http://www.maxinebillings.com

http://www.maxinebillings.wordpress.com

http://www.askeevie.wordpress.com

http://www.pearlspearlsofwisdom.wordpress.com

 

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “BEAUTY IS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

  1. Love this! God has created all of us to be beautiful in a unique way, and HIs creation reflects that! Check out my post on True Beauty! http://www.bethanyrustblog.wordpress.com

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s