In the end, we are all all sculptors, aren't we? One could reasonably argue that our lives are like the blocks of stone Michelangelo refers to in the quote below. May the new year bring us all the patience and wisdom to discover the statues that live inside of us.
“Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.” ~ Michelangelo
Pietà by Michelangelo
The Pietà is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture by Michelangelo Buonarroti, housed in St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. It is the first of a number of works of the same theme by the artist.
Location: St. Peter's Basilica
Genre: Christian art
Dimensions: 68.5" x 76.8" (174 cm x 195 cm)
Subject: Pietà, Blessed Virgin Mary, Lamentation of Christ
RAMBLE ON, the name of my SLOG was inspired by the Led Zeppelin song with the same name. It also describes the content, which reflects my very random observations about life, work and my endless pursuit of the sublime. See tag list below...
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"When you realize how little you know, you have become a philosopher."
~ Socrates ~