REFLECTION ON HUMAN FORM REVEALS DISTINCTIVE HUMAN CHARACTERISTICS…

Like other animals, human beings…


Unlike other animals, humans…

(each feature is an intensification of life as such and yet unique and apart)

  • human mouth can eat anything (most tactile and sensitive part); mouth is highly discriminative and the tongue extraordinarily versatile
  • human diet and appetite flexible and omnivorous (human anatomy and
    physiology)
  • human dentition unspecialized; human teeth are omnicompetent and ready for any fodder
  • human jaws are unspecialized and versatile
  • human environment is broad, curiosity about foods highly developed, and behaviors of exploration highly diversified
  • human taste is omnivorous; notoriously subject to influences of eye and mind, and of course, habit. Taste is free, while the nourishing is necessary