Radiance belongs to being considered precisely as beautiful, it is, in being, that which catches the eye, or the ear, or the mind, and makes us want to perceive it again.- Etienne Gilson

note: quoted in Beauty, The Invisible Embrace by  John O’Donohue

2 thoughts on “Radiance

  1. We saw a deer on our path last weekend, but I was not able to capture it so perfectly as in this photograph. And it’s true about radiance: we can never seem to view it enough. Perhaps that is what makes it, in part, so extraordinary.


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