A Quote by Marie Luise Gothein on beauty, desires, happiness, hope, nature, quiet, and struggle

Rhythm, symmetry, and a happy combination of elegance and utility - a blend often desired in later days of hope and struggle - these have been fully attained, and with them a delight in quiet communion with Nature, expressing as she does the sense of beauty in orderliness.

Marie Luise Gothein

Source: History of Garden Art, 1928 Commenting on the Egyptian tomb pictures of the home and gardens of the official Meten, circa 1440 BCE ""

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