“Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” – Elvis Presley _ Ocean lapping at the shore at Bells Beach in Victoria, Australia. _ Located 100 km south-west of Melbourne, on the Great Ocean Road, this beach is the home of the world’s longest continuously running surfing competition… Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
“Don’t ever let somebody tell you you can’t do something…You got a dream? You gotta protect it. If people can’t do something themselves, they wanna tell you you can’t do it. If you want something, go get it. Period.” – The Pursuit of Happyness _ Wise words from Chris Gardner (played by Will Smith in the film, The Pursuit of Happyness). _ These tall structures in a temple in Ubud, Bali remind me that when we stand tall and proud we will attract attention… Sometimes it won’t be the kind we want, but that is part of being exceptional. _ Be exceptional anyway. _ #quotestoliveby
“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.” – Henry David Thoreau _ Wandering an unnamed path through tranquil rice fields near Ubud, Bali 🌴 reminds me of this quote. _ Where is your path leading today? _ #gorgeous_shot #explorebali
“Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” – Ralph Marston _ The piercing, focused stare of a beautiful Sumatran Tiger in @balizoo. As the rarest subspecies of living tigers, it is estimated there are only around 400 of these gorgeous creatures still in the wild. _ Did you know: The Sumatran tiger is one of the smallest tiger subspecies and about the size of big leopards and jaguars. It is believed that Sumatran tigers became isolated from other tiger populations on the westmost Indonesian island after a rise in sea level that occurred about 12,000–6,000 years ago. _ #nature_perfection #baligo
Admiring the view today from a rooftop pool above Melbourne, Australia. _ Yesterday I took my kids to “Peter Pan & Tinkerbell In Return to Pantoland” by @bonnielythgoepantos which was utterly hilarious. We all laughed so hard and enjoyed every entertaining minute. _ If you’re in Melbourne I highly recommend checking it out asap because it runs for a limited season – 21 to 30 July 2017 in Comedy Theatre. _ #melbourne #australiagram
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama _ Poolside at a villa in Ubud, Bali. I just love 💛 this adorable frog, following his heart. _ Ubud is one of my favourite places in the world. What’s yours? _ #baligo #beautifuldestinations
“Looking at beauty in the world, is the first step of purifying the mind.” – Amit Ray _ Yawn! Majestic lion at @balizoo in Bali, Indonesia which is anything but boring. There’s no shortage of things to see and do in this beautiful zoo. From interactive lion feeding to breakfast with orang utans. _ #wildlifeplanet #nature_seekers