13–11–17: England

London, England. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

London, England. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“Mindfulness is about being fully awake in our lives. It is about perceiving the exquisite vividness of each moment.”

Jon Kabat-Zinn

11–11–17: Lebanon

Baalbek, Lebanon. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Baalbek, Lebanon. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.”

Thomas A. Edison

09–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image | Jordan

Jabal Umm ad Dami, Jordan. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Jabal Umm ad Dami, Jordan. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.”

Dylan Thomas

08–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image

Florence, Italy. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Florence, Italy. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“At night I dream that you and I are two plants
that grew together, roots entwined,
and that you know the earth and the rain like my mouth,
since we are made of earth and rain.”

Pablo Neruda

07–11–17: Tunisia

Kerkennah, Tunisia. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Kerkennah, Tunisia. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“Silence is a true friend who never betrays.”

Confucius

06–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image

New York, USA. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

New York, USA. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“Look up and live! Think of all we miss on a daily basis by not looking up.”

Mark Abouzeid

05–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image

Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore.
You shall be together when the white wings of death scatter your days.
Ay, you shall be together even in the silent memory of God.
But let there be spaces in your togetherness,
And let the winds of the heavens dance between you.”

Kahlil Gibran

04–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image

Florence, Italy. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

Florence, Italy. Photo by Mark Abouzeid.

“My work is like my vacation, so in a way every day is like Saturday.”

Ludacris

03–11–17: Real Lives Daily Image

Timna Park, Israel. Photos by Mark Abouzeid.

Timna Park, Israel. Photos by Mark Abouzeid.

“There are many things we do not want about the world.
Let us not just mourn them.
Let us change them.”
Ferdinand Marcos