Nov 18, 2019

All things yellow!

yellow Rose of Sharon Leaves

Look at the stars
Look how they shine for you
And everything you do
Yeah they were all yellow

~ Coldplay

Hydrangea leaf
yellow, green and brown
  • the opposite of yellow is purple
  • According to surveys in Europe, Canada, and the United States, yellow is the color people most often associate with amusement, gentleness, humor, and spontaneity, but also with duplicity, envy, jealousy, avarice, and, in the U.S., with cowardice
  • In Iran it has connotations of pallor/sickness, but also wisdom and connection. In China and many Asian countries, it is seen as the color of happiness, glory, harmony and wisdom.
  • The word yellow comes from the Old English geolu, geolwe
and a spot of red
  • In Ancient Egypt, yellow was associated with gold, which was considered to be imperishable, eternal and indestructible. The skin and bones of the gods were believed to be made of gold. The Egyptians used yellow extensively in tomb paintings; they usually used either yellow ochre or the brilliant orpiment, though it was made of arsenic and was highly toxic. A small paintbox with orpiment pigment was found in the tomb of King Tutankhamun. Men were always shown with brown faces, women with yellow ochre or gold faces.
  • The ancient Romans used yellow in their paintings to represent gold and also in skin tones. It is found frequently in the murals of Pompeii.
yellow ivy
on a green cedar tree
  • According to color psychology, people with the yellow personality are perfectionists; they have high expectations and big plans. … The yellow personality type is fun and exciting to be around. Their sophisticated manners combined with a great sense of humor makes them an excellent company. (wikipedia)
yellow and red maple
stuck to
a maple tree?

“How wonderful the color yellow is. It stands for the sun.”

~ Vincent Van Gogh


– more sunshine

– more lemons

– more sunsets

– more bananas

– more sunflowers

– more yellow

– more happiness

~ Unknown


“And the yellow sunflower by the brook,

in autumn beauty stood.”

~ William Cullen Bryant

Tomorrow is National Carbonated Beverage With Caffeine Day.

Hope everyone has a great day, night or evening

where ever you may be!

Thanks for stopping by!!

click on either image to see what I have available at Picfair and Pinterest

It’s been a good day! I am feeling much better, but not 100% yet. Within the next few days I will be back to my old self and be able to smell/taste things like a normal human being! Love, love, love the new washer – much quieter than the old one (the old one was one of the first HE (high efficiency) washers. The delivery guy told me that they put concrete blocks in the first machines to help stabilize. I can believe it ’cause when that thing spun, it made quite a racket!!

All that’s yellow is not gold

and all white things are not eggs

~ Scottish Gaelic Proverb

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