One quote I chose was "Let go or be dragged." This kind of plays off the idea of how much stress we hold on to or how much weight we give to events of the past. Water, feathers, and the implied weigh the amount of wire used is one way to convey this.
Island of Molokini - natural star and crescent - between Maui and Kahoolawe, Hawaii This is not a real picture! I was just at Molokini in Hawaii this past summer on my honeymoon. The half moon island exists but the star does not.