Painted Lady

“Pop and metal aren't friends. Each knows exactly where the other lives and tries to keep its distance. They choose different streets, neighborhoods, zip codes.” ~ Dave Mustaine, Mustaine: A Heavy Metal Memoir
MG 8886  "People look more beautiful, God-like and dignified to me when they are naked... Nothing is more beautiful, therefore, than a naked person. If we don’t see it that way, then we do not have God’s perspective." ~ Jim C. Cunningham  MG 8925  "It is little men know of women; their smiles and their tears alike are seldom what they seem." ~ Amelia Barr  MG 8933  "Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add but when there is no longer anything to take away, when a body has been stripped down to its nakedness." ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery  MG 8946  "Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it." ~ Michelangelo 
MG 8962 pp  "Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away." ~ Dorothy Parker  MG 9600 as Smart Object-1  “A child's giggle is worth one hundred pounds of gold.” ~ Amy Leigh Mercree  dreaming  "You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we're doing it." ~ Neil Gaiman  golden-girl  "Beauty provoketh thieves sooner than gold." ~ William Shakespeare - As You Like It 
midas touch  "...Midas' beloved daughter, seeing his dismay, threw her arms about him to comfort him, and, she too turned to solid gold! "The golden touch is no blessing," cried Midas. He went to the river and wept. The sand of that river turned as yellow as "fool's gold" for it is there, they say, that King Midas washed away the curse of the golden touch with his own tears." ~ From ancient greek mythology about King Midas  rachel-2