Sunday Dinner: Perceptions

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“The more I see,
the less I know for sure.”
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John Lennon

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“Humans see what they want to see.”
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Rick Riordan

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“All things are subject to interpretation.
Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time
is a function of power and not truth.”
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Friedrich Nietzsche

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“Beauty is no quality in things themselves:
It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them;
and each mind perceives
a different beauty.”
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David Hume

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“The world is full of magic things,
patiently waiting for our senses
to grow sharper.”
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W.B. Yeats

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“Change the way you look at things
and the things you look at change.”
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Wayne W. Dyer

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“We know so little about one another.
We embrace a shadow and love a dream.
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Hjalmar Söderberg

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“Perception is strong and sight weak.
In strategy it is important to see distant things
as if they were close
and to take a distanced view
of close things.”
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Miyamoto Musashi

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Photos by Woodland Gnome 2019

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“Because one believes in oneself,
one doesn’t try to convince others.
Because one is content with oneself,
one doesn’t need others’ approval.
Because one accepts oneself,
the whole world accepts him or her.”
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Lao Tzu

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“Love — not dim and blind
but so far-seeing
that it can glimpse around corners,
around bends and twists and illusion;
instead of overlooking faults
love sees through them
to the secret inside.”
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Vera Nazarian
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Lifelong teacher and gardener.

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