The Butterfly – A Flying Flower
“The butterfly is a flying flower.”
The above is my favorite butterfly quote by Ponce Denis that somehow captures the innate beauty of this fluttering insect.
At a higher philosophical level, the following quote by Trina Paulus relates this beauty to the fear of venturing into the unknown,
“How does one become a butterfly?’ she asked pensively.
‘You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.’
In the beginning, there was the caterpillar.