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Friday, October 2, 2009

Henry David Thoreau: The question is not what you look at, but what you see.


The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
- Henry David Thoreau

It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.
- Carl Jung

We don't see things as they are,
we see things as we are.
- Anaïs Nin

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The beauty does not live out there; the beauty's in my eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The idea that things and events do not have an absolute nature is part of our heritage of timeless wisdom. T
his same idea has been expressed in many different ways throughout history.

*** Book of the day: The Shack

Further reading:
Anais Nin: We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are.

Friedrich Nietzsche: There are no facts, only interpretations

Never Let Anyone Get Your Goat

Visualize a kinder world

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