2010 November

Mark Marano just experienced realizing Avatar is exactly what I've been looking for my whole life and feeling is what I've attempted to convey photographically!

When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.

- Dr. Wayne Dyer

Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity.

- Og Mandino

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.

- Abraham Lincoln

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.

- Plato

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.

- Michael Jordan

To be or not to be: that is the question

- William Shakespeare

Circumstance does not make the man; it reveals him to himself

- James Allen

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.

- Buddha

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.

- William James

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

- Abraham Lincoln

Our strength grows out of our weakness.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

All that we are is the result of what we have thought.

- Buddha

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, nor to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

- Buddha

He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.

- Lao-Tzu

Everything that is happening at this moment is a result of the choices you've made in the past.

- Deepak Chopra

Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.

- John D. Rockefeller

Even the least among you can do all that I have done, and greater things.

- Jesus Christ

Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today.

- Og Mandino

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are no accidents... there is only some purpose that we haven't yet understood.

- Deepak Chopra

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

- Mark Twain

The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it

- Michelangelo Buonarroti

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge, but imagination.

- Albert Einstein

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

- Henry David Thoreau

A time-lapse from the boat dock at Lansbrook Park.. I didn’t bring the whole 360×180 rig with me this time so took a different approach in the editing..

little planet in motion, little planet time-lapse movie, stereographic projection film, stereographic projection in motion

Mark Marano is recoding MarkMarano.com (removing Wordpress) + wants Your Opinion: Do you use the menus to search by city/state, date, or type of photo?

moving little planet, little planet time-lapse movie, stereographic projection movie, moving stereographic projection

Mark Marano is excited to be on his way to the Avatar Master Course!

Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.

- Dr. Wayne Dyer

The greatest achievements were at first and for a time dreams. The oak sleeps in the acorn.

- James Allen

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

- Wayne Gretzky

Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.

- Michael Jordan

I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.

- Michael Jordan

Carpe Diem.

- Quintus Horatius Flaccus

You were born with potential.
You were born with goodness and trust.
You were born with ideals and dreams.
You were born with greatness.
You were born with wings.
You are not meant for crawling, so don't.
You have wings.
Learn to use them and fly.

- Rumi

What you are is what you have been, and what you will be is what you do now.

- Buddha

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

- Dale Carnegie

The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.

- Henry Ford

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing that you think you cannot do.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

- T. S. Eliot

No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.

- Buddha

Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.

- James Allen

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

- Jesus Christ

Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.

- Pope John XXIII

Simplicity is the key to brilliance.

- Bruce Lee

You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

- Abraham Lincoln

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.

- Zig Ziglar

Our greatest glory is not in never failing but in rising up every time we fail

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

No tree has branches so foolish as to fight amongst themselves

- Ojibwa Native Americans

Those who know do not speak.
Those who speak do not know.

- Lao-tzu

If you knew who walked beside you at all times on this path that you have chosen, you could never experience fear or doubt again.

- A Course in Miracles

Mark Marano is grateful for this experience of life he has chosen, for learning the Avatar tools, and for all those who have been teachers in his life! Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

Mark Marano has just released a new, experimental version of MarkMarano.com

life doesn’t happen in thought. life happens in feeling.


The moment that judgement stops through acceptance of what it is, you are free of the mind. You have made room for love, for joy, for peace.

- Eckhart Tolle

Don't die with your music still inside you. Listen to your intuitive inner voice and find what passion stirs your soul.

- Dr. Wayne Dyer

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.

- Albert Einstein

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

- Thomas Edison

I can accept failure, but I can't accept not trying.

- Michael Jordan

Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right.

- Henry Ford

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

- Aristotle

The highest reward for man's toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it.

- John Ruskin

Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts; for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance.

- William Wirt

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

- Albert Einstein

The better part of happiness is to wish to be what you are.

- Desiderius Erasmus

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.

- Seneca

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

- Albert Einstein

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined.

- Henry David Thoreau

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

- Mahatma Gandhi

The kingdom of God is within you.

- Jesus Christ

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

They can because they think they can.

- Virgil

It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.

- Theodore Roosevelt

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

- Anthony Robbins

Be the change that you want to see in the world.

- Mahatma Gandhi

The greatest way to gain control is to relinquish control. The greatest level of freedom is a total lack of concern for self.

- James Arthur Ray

When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.

- Dr. Wayne Dyer

Mark Marano highly recommends The Eye of the I (by David R. Hawkins)! I experienced the sensation of being more present while reading the first chapter..

Mark Marano is grateful for life