Nature – Symmetry

mountain view
It is the harmony of the diverse parts,
their symmetry, their happy balance;
in a word it is all that introduces order, all that gives unity,
that permits us to see clearly and to comprehend
at once both the ensemble and the details.
Henri Poincare


“The most general law in nature is equity-
the principle of balance and symmetry
which guides the growth of forms
along the lines of the greatest structural efficiency.”
Herbert Read

leaf closeupleaves
“Symmetry is what we see at a glance”
Blaise Pascal
daisy flowerjpg
Flower macro
yellow flower
Colorful symmetry
There is no symmetry in nature.
One eye is never exactly the same as the other.
Edouard Manet
Structural efficiency
Uniformity in proportion
“Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.”  Einstein





  1. My I ask what mountain it is of the first picture? I just visited Mount St. Helens, Washington. Of course it doesn’t have snow this time of the year. 36 years after its eruption, the far away bottom shows a little grow. Thanks for liking my posts.

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    1. View of Mt.Hood in Oregon, from a road in Hood River Valley. 🙂 Mt. St. Helens is wonderful!

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      1. I just visited Mt. St. Helens with my daughter and son-in-law. Took quite a few pictures. The volcano is still active. In the same evening, we went on a dinner cruise on Hood River. It was enjoyable. One couple got married on the ship. 🙂 In fact, I’m going to post a few photos of Mt. St. Helens from my trip. 🙂 I used to live in Portland.

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      2. Portland is beautiful! Thank you for stopping by & sharing about your amazing trip to Mt.St. Helens. Will look forward to seeing the photos!

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