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The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
I love mirrors. They let one pass through the surface of things.
How we think shows through in how we act. Attitudes are mirrors of the mind. They reflect thinking.
David Joseph Schwartz
When you are on assignment, you stick to the facts, limit your vision, and often cut out the most revealing material. There is no texture, no shades of gray. In fiction, you can bring the reader on the perilous journey with your characters as they discover that war is more like a wilderness of mirrors, full of danger and uncertainty.
We look into mirrors but we only see the effects of our times on us - not our effects on others.
I call horses 'divine mirrors' - they reflect back the emotions you put in. If you put in love and respect and kindness and curiosity, the horse will return that.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
You mirror what the world mirrors to you.
I mean one of the things about being alone is that you've no people to define yourself off, I mean, people are like all-round mirrors, because let's face it, we don't often see ourselves all round in a mirror anyway, do we.
Diana Wynne Jones
What I can say is that all my characters are searching for their souls, because they are my mirrors. I'm someone who is constantly trying to understand my place in the world, and literature is the best way that I found in order to see myself.
If everyone in the music business were brutally honest about what their intentions were then you could sort things out, but it's all smoke and mirrors.
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Having the right people around you all the time is important. I do take the acting seriously. But this is all fun. I look at it like smoke and mirrors. I still think it's a dream, but I ain't pinching myself yet.
Growing up, others girls wanted to dance and help their mums with the cooking. I liked to play soccer with the boys. Or I'd be off on my own, tilting mirrors towards the sun in order to burn armies of ants. That was my idea of fun.
The individual mirrors in his individuation the preordained social laws of exploitation, however mediated.
Life is for each man a solitary cell whose walls are mirrors.
Looking at yourself through the media is like looking at one of those rippled mirrors in an amusement park.
Edmund S. Muskie
The true value of somebody in this town is very hard to determine. It's all smoke and mirrors.
Of course great hotels have always been social ideas, flawless mirrors to the particular societies they service.
Mirrors are ice which do not melt: what melts are those who admire themselves in them.
I never felt so close to a guitar as that silver one with mirrors that I used on stage all the time.
I like the idea that we build up these walls or rules or laws to maintain our reality, and when they fall away, you're left with a whole bunch of illusions. Smoke and mirrors.
I speed up past mirrors.
All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril. Those who read the symbol do so at their peril. It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors. Diversity of opinion about a work of art shows that the work is new, complex and vital.
Both within the family and without, our sisters hold up our mirrors: our images of who we are and of who we can dare to be.
I punished myself and avoided my reflection in mirrors and any windows. I would see myself reflected back, and I would look away, trying to pretend I didn't exist, because I hated myself so much.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
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