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Definition of Observer

Observer

  1. One who observes, or pays attention to, anything; especially, one engaged in, or trained to habits of, close and exact observation; as, an astronomical observer.
  2. One who keeps any law, custom, regulation, rite, etc.; one who conforms to anything in practice.
  3. One who fulfills or performs; as, an observer of his promises.
  4. A sycophantic follower.

Observer Quotations

Mother Nature is always speaking. She speaks in a language understood within the peaceful mind of the sincere observer. Leopards, cobras, monkeys, rivers and trees; they all served as my teachers when I lived as a wanderer in the Himalayan foothills.
Radhanath Swami

The universe as we know it is a joint product of the observer and the observed.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.
Alexander Pope

If there was an observer on Mars, they would probably be amazed that we have survived this long.
Noam Chomsky

The observer, when he seems to himself to be observing a stone, is really, if physics is to be believed, observing the effects of the stone upon himself.
Bertrand Russell
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Observer Translations

observer in German is Beobachter
observer in Spanish is observador
observer in Swedish is iakttagare
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