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'Pure experience' is the name I gave to the immediate flux of life which furnishes the material to our later reflection with its conceptual categories.
There are two distinct classes of what are called thoughts: those that we produce in ourselves by reflection and the act of thinking and those that bolt into the mind of their own accord.
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom.
Your relationship to food is but a reflection of your relationship to yourself, as is everything in your life.
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages of free and humane reflection: it is scholastic and proper to the Middle Ages and to Germany.
With some people solitariness is an escape not from others but from themselves. For they see in the eyes of others only a reflection of themselves.
A healthy social life is found only, when in the mirror of each soul the whole community finds its reflection, and when in the whole community the virtue of each one is living.
A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant, to ruin runs.
Theater is, of course, a reflection of life. Maybe we have to improve life before we can hope to improve theater.
William Ralph Inge
We learn our virtues from our friends who love us; our faults from the enemy who hates us. We cannot easily discover our real character from a friend. He is a mirror, on which the warmth of our breath impedes the clearness of the reflection.
For me, the reputation for teaching language in general, and East European languages most particularly, gave Glasgow University, and by reflection the country, a distinction.
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
When you're writing a story in bits and pieces, month in and month out, there really isn't time or space for reflection, no room to learn what those scripts had to teach you.
J. Michael Straczynski
Everything family does is reflection on the other people.
What the Pope thinks of being gay does not matter to the world. It matters to the people who like the Pope and follow the Pope... It is not a reflection of all religious people.
The coming of honor or disgrace must be a reflection of one's inner power.
The enemy of science is not religion. Religion comes in endless shapes and forms... The true enemy is the substitution of thought, reflection, and curiosity with dogma.
Frans de Waal
A voice is such a deep, personal reflection of character.
I don't drink blood, and last time I looked in the mirror, I had a reflection.
Propaganda requires a permanent network of communication so that it can systematically stifle reflection with emotive or utopian slogans. Its pace is usually fast.
As social beings we live with our eyes upon our reflection, but have no assurance of the tranquillity of the waters in which we see it.
Charles Horton Cooley
Fashion is a language, for sure, and it is a reflection of society.
I believe Aids is the most important issue we face, because how we treat the poor is a reflection of who we are as a people.
I have always preferred the reflection of the life to life itself.
I think I'd say that my whole body of work is a reflection of who I am, but not any one specific thing.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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