The Human Race

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Aren’t we beautiful?

this quote should probably go with another image, but I found it and liked it so much that I had to include it today.

Over the years I have developed a picture of what a human being living humanely is like. She is a person who understand, values and develops her body, finding it beautiful and useful; a person who is real and is willing to take risks, to be creative, to manifest competence, to change when the situation calls for it, and to find ways to accommodate to what is new and different, keeping that part of the old that is still useful and discarding what is not. — Virginia Satir

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9 Comments

  1. jude said,

    August 31, 2007 at 10:40 am

    a nice way to start my day today, thanks. sorry if i have been a bit absent lately.

  2. bigdaddyseashell said,

    August 31, 2007 at 4:25 pm

    That’s a great quote. Also, I love the image; I think it works!

  3. kim said,

    August 31, 2007 at 4:48 pm

    terrific quote…thanks

  4. clara said,

    September 1, 2007 at 6:44 am

    Love the image! An image like this always make me wonder what is the lifestory behind every individual featured.

  5. laneyloo said,

    September 1, 2007 at 8:12 am

    Thank you everyone for the feedback. I made this collage for the children in my class at school. It was fun to make and is fun to look at.
    Clara, I too wonder about the individuals life stories.
    What are their hopes and dreams,what is their daily life like, and if they are happy over all with their lives?

    I took a Family therapy class when I went to school, and wrote a paper based on some of Virginia Satir’s work. She knows her stuff. I’m glad everyone liked her quote.

  6. Tracy said,

    September 2, 2007 at 3:49 pm

    Loved those quote, Laney…Such great, inspiring images too! Collage work is fun, I used to enjoy that form of art too some time ago. Yours is wonderful! Happy Weekend ((HUGS))

  7. Mary said,

    September 2, 2007 at 8:33 pm

    so wonderful Laney…always such a positive message from you

    hope all is well at home and with hubby´s back :=)

    hugs

    Mary

  8. Acey said,

    September 3, 2007 at 1:03 am

    what a great blog! Have come here from comments you left …

  9. laneyloo said,

    September 5, 2007 at 8:55 am

    Tracy, Mary and Acey, thank you for the nice comments. I am glad you enjoyed this post. The collage process is fun….I had National Geographics strewn EVERYWHERE!


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