When a potter makes a series of hand-crafted pots, they are not aiming for perfection in terms of symmetry and uniformity, or else they would use a machine.

They aim for natural beauty, the mark of the hand and the infusion of the heart.


Uit Wabi sabi Japanese wisdom for a perfect imperfect life – Beth Kempton


  1. sand, mud, etc. that is carried by flowing water and is left at the mouth of a river or in a harbour


uit: Oxford learners dictionary