Ride the wave… don’t try to tame it

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“We need not be afraid to touch, to feel, to show emotion. The easiest thing in the world is to be what you are, what you feel.  The hardest thing to be is what other people want you to be.’’ – Leo Buscaglia

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4 thoughts on “Ride the wave… don’t try to tame it

    • I guess so, especially if the ”wildness” can be embraced. People tend to try to tame and control things and often lose their authenticity in the process.
      This statue, The Oceanides, is in a beautiful park in London. I found the “naked ladies” by chance when visiting there some time back. The sculptures are all exquisite and incredibly expressive. You can read more about them here: http://www.victorianweb.org/sculpture/spalmach/2.html
      “These three figures in the cascade exemplify the point made many years ago by Rudolf Arnheim that the closer one gets to realism and away from hallowed convention in representation and composition, the closer one gets to abstraction.”

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