Monday, November 12, 2018

Smart Art (Anatomy Edition)





Let's get physical, physical
I wanna get physical





Let's get into physical



Let me hear your body talk, your body talk




 Let me hear your body talk



 Let's get physical, physical
I wanna get physical

 
Let's get into physical


Let me hear your body talk, your body talk

 

Let me hear your body talk


 

Let's get physical, physical
I wanna get physical


 Let's get into physical



Let me hear your body talk, your body talk



Let me hear your body talk


 

 Let's get animal, animal





 I wanna get animal



Let's get into animal





Let me hear your body talk, your body talk


  

 Let me hear your body talk


 
French sculptor Auguste Rodin was born on this day in 1840, about three years after Queen Victoria ascended to the throne (what a difference a channel makes.) Rodin died in 1917, but, as you can see, he left behind an impressive body of work













 



























 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Quips and Quotations (Election Day Edition)



 We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

--Declaration of Independence.

 We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

--Declaration of Sentiments, Seneca Falls Convention

Whoever degrades another degrades me,
and whatever is done or said returns at last to me…
I speak the pass-word primeval--I give the sign of democracy;
By God! I will accept nothing which all cannot have their counterpart of on the same terms…

--Walt Whitman

I believe the only way to protect my own rights is to protect the rights of others.

--Dwight D. Eisenhower

 It takes no compromise to give people their rights...it takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.

--Harvey Milk

 O, let America be America again--
The land that never has been yet--
And yet must be--the land where every man is free.
The land that's mine--the poor man's, Indian's, Negro's, ME

--Langston Hughes





A republic, if you can keep it.

--Benjamin Franklin, when asked just what kind of government had come out of that Constitutional Convention. 


Men who look upon themselves born to reign, and others to obey, soon grow insolent; selected from the rest of mankind their minds are early poisoned by importance; and the world they act in differs so materially from the world at large, that they have but little opportunity of knowing its true interests, and when they succeed to the government are frequently the most ignorant and unfit of any throughout the dominions.

--Thomas Paine

Pit race against race, religion against religion, prejudice against prejudice. Divide and conquer! We must not let that happen here.

--Eleanor Roosevelt



...government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.

--Abraham Lincoln