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anneliese_32(6)October 29, 2013

We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Anais Nin

Every man takes the limits of is own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Arthur Schopenhauer

Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three major categories --- those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost.
Russell Baker

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lilosophie

Wonderful quotes, Anneliese - all three of them!

    Bookmark   October 29, 2013 at 10:00AM
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surya55_gw

There's some truth in number 1 for sure.

    Bookmark   October 29, 2013 at 10:34AM
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west_gardener

Great quotes. I especially like the #1. So true.
Number 3, also rings a bell, but i won't tell who it reminds me of. LOL.

    Bookmark   October 29, 2013 at 7:34PM
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mawheel

Quote #1 resonates with me, too. I've posted this quote, before, but even if I'm repeating myself, it's valid, and simply another way of stating #1. My yoga teacher told it's an ancient Yogic truth:

"One sees the world as it is, but the world is as one sees it."

    Bookmark   October 30, 2013 at 8:08AM
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