Flaneur

Is it a question of slowing one’s pace, and gawping carefully at every little thing? Should we become flaneurs, the Parisian amblers famed for strolling all day through the arcades of 19th century Paris, open to all sights an chance encounters.
— Railway Engineering: the nuts and bolts of hidden beauty. (Sarah Bakewell: Guardian 1st March 2012)

A new word within my lexicon, “flaneur”. A perfect rule to appreciate the creativity of life that continually dances right before the eyes.

Andy Smithymanquotes