Volo ut sis!


 


And, as I see it, a gift from Hannah Arendt:
“This mere existence, that is, all that which is mysteriously given us by birth and which includes the shape of our bodies and the talents of our minds, can be adequately dealt with only by the unpredictable hazards of friendship and sympathy, or by the great and incalculable grace of love, which says with Augustine
, “Volo ut sis (I want you to be),”
Volo ut sis!


 

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Author: charlesburchfield

I am an artist working primarily with collage.

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