The human body is not a thing or substance, given, but a continuous creation. The human body is an energy system which is never a complete structure never static is in perpetual inner self-construction and self-destruction we destroy in order to make it new.
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submitted by SylphofLight, April 11, 2016
From the 1935 psychology text The Image and Appearance of the Human Body: Studies in the Constructive Energy of the Psyche by Austrian psychiatrist Paul Ferdinand Schilder. Published by Routledge.
This quote was added November 29, 2007.