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shadow side: (n.) self you encounter when you do not look in the mirror.
Men study women but women watch themselves being watched. We see the image of ourselves that we saw when we left the mirror and entered the room.
The gossips, slackers, and hypocrites have always hated me. I'm ok with that. The weak minded often blame the mirror.
If you’re looking for that one person who can change your life, take a look in the mirror.
Ever play 'mirror mirror on the wall' with two mirrors facing each other?
You're the mirror, I am your image...
William Carlos Williams
To imitate nature involves the verb to do. To copy is merely to reflect something already there, inertly: Shakespeare's mirror is all that is needed for it. But by imitation we enlarge nature itself, we become nature or we discover in ourselves nature's active part.
It's OK to glance in the rear-view to see where you've been, but stay focused on where you are going!
In the heart of appeasement there's the fear of rejection, and in acts of fear there are mirrors of oppression.
And she looked upon the mirror that was given as a gift. She hated everything about it, from the circular size of it, to the color, and the wooden frame that held it in place. But mostly, she hated looking at herself. Especially into this one that had a scratch on its glass surface, which would reflect back to her face. And as she looked, it would cut her as the words her father would often say, in telling her she was ugly.
To be perfectly honest, it scared me a little. You get so used to seeing the same thing in the mirror every day you stop thinking about what you look like.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
Behind every great success, there lie mirrors! He who has the habit of systematically looking in the mirrors to see his faults will reach there, to the Land of Great Success!
That person in the mirror is just the outside, your earth suit; the real you resides on the inside
The Native Americans know that wolves are mirrors for humans. What they show us are our strengths and weaknesses... When I lived with the wolves, I was proud of the reflection of myself. But when I came back, I always paled in comparison.
Could this be my own face, I wondered. My heart pounded at the idea, and the face in the mirror grew more and more unfamiliar.
When I look at myself in the mirror, I wonder where everything has gone. Even the things I used to remember with so much clarity now seem dimmer. What happens to memory when it vanishes? What happens to events when everyone who remembers them ceases to remember?
In the mirror, I look the same. But I am a different person inside.I am a prodigy who knows the truth. I know exactly what I'm going to do.
Be careful who you choose to allow into your circle, our behaviour and thought patterns mirror those we hang around with.
Michael Bassey Johnson
A beautiful woman should always have at the back of her mind that her ravishing appearance is only an ephemeral quality. When she wakes up in the morning, looks into the mirror, and notices that something is fading away, she knows that the time is ripe for marriage. She should be careful of who she takes into her life because the union is gonna be everlasting.
The purpose of a writer is to show the beauty and tragedy of life in the reader's own mirror.
Il mondo in cui viviamo non è altro che uno specchio che riflette un mondo nascosto sotto la sua superficie argentea, un paese dove il tempo è solo un dettaglio insignificante, senza nessun potere. Spero di ritrovarti là.
Smoke and mirrors’ is a useful metaphor for the ways in which organised abuse has chided conceptualisation and understanding. The chapter provides an overview of cite often incendiary debates over organised abuse before going on to suggest that critical theories on gender, crime and intersubjectivity may offer new insights into the phenomenon.
Look in the mirror. What you see there is what you get from others. When you smile, smile comes back to you. When you get angry, anger comes back to you. When you love, love comes back to you, when you hate, hatred comes back to you. That's very simple. You can make your life however you like by how you behave.
The soul is a mirror: when hate looks in, love cannot look out.
Don't trust a mirror that only tells you how wonderful you look.
I have every expectation that mirrored buildings will be regarded as an architectural cock-up in the future.
Some people live disconnected, in a world of their own. Their wishful thinking represents their sole veracity. But when the mirror smashes the reflection of their delusion, it will not falter to talk back. ( "The day the mirror was talking back" )
Your mother says you've never passed a mirror you didn't like. It's true, in a way. It's not that you're vain; you're concerned. Mirrors are opportunities. They're random checkpoints throughout the day.
L. M. Browning
From time to time, we all must go unto a landscape—be it inner or outer landscape—where there are no hiding places. Allowing the stark awe and silence to aid us in both communing and confronting the depth of ourselves. We fear emptiness because we know that within those places of nothingness we will come face-to-face with who we are and gaze into the internal mirror. But what is the alternative? Shall we go our entire life without hearing our own voice . . . without ever having met who we are when isolated from all?
Lailah Gifty Akita
The mirror gives a true reflection of a man.
Karen A. Baquiran
You are a mirror of yourself in others. Whatever you want, give. Be the best reflection of yourself.
Ich bin gern erlöst von meinem Spiegelbild, von der Frage, wie ich aussehe. Auch ohne Spiegel weiß ich, wie es mir geht, ich brauche diesen Umweg nicht. Es ist mir unangenehm: mich ständig einem Urteil unterwerfen, mit einem Idealbild vergleichen, mit früheren Fotos, mit dem Bild, das andere - wie ich glaube - von mir haben.
Souls aren’t discrete units — or even units at all. They’re more like reflections of consciousness in a fractured mirror.
Your identity is not in who you can be. It is in who you always have been
Mehmet Murat Ildan
Those who act like a mirror and show the true face of the nation to the nation itself are the real heroes of the nation, because all a nation needs is to see his real face, to see his faults!
Moving into the hallway, I make the mistake of looking down. The floor seems to drop out from under me, with nothing solid to support me but my own reflection. I take a step, watching the sole of my bare left foot meet its twin rising up on the flipside. I get the weirdest sensation that I won't fall as long as I have the reversed images of my own feet to walk on.
I see that you, like many before you. The happiest person on earth would look in the mirror and see only himself exactly as he is.
It could be yesterday when I was less in love I think For I didn’t see you in the mirror behind me while getting dressed. The way your hands couldn’t stay away and our bodies always found their ways back to each other as if they were meant to be together Close. But then it was today and I saw you again in the mirror behind me while getting dressed So I go to sleep tonight alone without actually falling asleep because I’m scared of the moment I will wake up and realise it was just a dream You’re actually gone. Now all I can do is get through to another tomorrow hoping that I will be less in love again Like yesterday But not today. I was never really well with things at all.
It's not a dream That made the suspect scream. What did a mirror reveal? The incident is real.
I took a breath and let it go and suddenly the air was crisper and my lungs lighter and suddenly there was him saying my name in different ways and I catch myself throwing glances in the mirror, seeing someone I don’t know quite yet but I can’t wait to, and that is the start of everything.
When you look through the window of hate, you are really looking in the Devil's mirror.
There must be some kind of internal time distortion effect in here, because when I look at myself in the little mirror above my sink, what I see is my father's face, my face turning into his. I am beginning to feel how the man looked, especially how he looked on those nights he came home so tired he couldn't even make it through dinner without nodding off, sitting there with his bowl of soup cooling in front of him, a rich pork-and-winter-melon-saturated broth that, moment by moment, was losing - or giving up - its tiny quantum of heat into the vast average temperature of the universe.
Beauty is not about being Formal or Stylish, it's rather about how you think of yourself in front of mirror!
Me father always said if ya can find a lass who's brilliant in the kitchen and in the bed ya best not let her go.
The first time someone calls you a horse you punch him on the nose, the second time someone calls you a horse you call him a jerk but the third time someone calls you a horse, well then perhaps it's time to go shopping for a saddle.
God is like a mirror, consistent, stable, unchanging; reflecting His image of us, that is always changing.
Reflect or Deflect The person in the mirror can read your mind. Can you make eye contact? Kamil Ali
I'm not a mirror. And I don't break like glass.
See yourself in the mirror of your mind to find yourself.
I looked at my own mirror inside your eyes. you were a wake-up call to my closed conscience. gratitude for the awakening touch of magic wand