Man cannot survive except by gaining knowledge, and reason is his only means to gain it. Reason is the faculty that perceives, identifies and integrates the material provided by his senses. -The John Galt Speech Atlas Shrugged (Image: Gustav Klimt)
Carlo Crivelli - Saint Catherine of Alexandria, This panel showing Saint Catherine of Alexandria is part of the large 'Demidoff Altarpiece' made for the high altar of San Domenico in Ascoli Piceno, east central Italy.
Madonna of Ears (ca. 'Madonna of Ears' is a type of depiction of Mary in a dress decorated with golden wheat ears "as the fertile soil and untilled field of God called to bear fruit, a symbol for her virginal motherhood.