07/20/2010 Comments Off on Reflection
Reflection: Definition: re·flec·tion 1. reflected image: the image of somebody or something that appears in a mirror or other reflecting surface 2. act of reflecting something: the process or act of reflecting something, especially light, sound, or heat 3. careful thought: careful thought, especially the process of reconsidering previous actions, events, or decisions 4. considered idea: an idea or thought, especially one produced by careful consideration 5. indication: a clear indication or result of something.
“The swan does not intend to cast its reflection The lake has no mind to receive the image” Unknown
“If anyone sees a stick reflected in water, the stick appears to him to be crooked, although it is quite straight. Yet the stick is both straight and not crooked in itself and also in the eye of the man who sees it in the clarity of the air.” Meister Eckhart on Divine Knowledge By C. F. Kelley
“It is not so much the example of others we imitate as the reflection of ourselves in their eyes and the echo of ourselves in their words. —Eric Hoffer Values