Quotations About / On: MIRROR
The world has become uglier since it began to look into a mirror every day; so let us settle for the mirror image and do without an inspection of the original.
(Karl Kraus (1874-1936), Austrian satirist. repr. In In These Great Times: A Karl Kraus Reader, ed. Harry Zohn (1976). "In Praise of a Topsy-Turvy Lifestyle," Simplicissimus, Munich (1908).)
A story of particular facts is a mirror which obscures and distorts that which should be beautiful; poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which it distorts.
(Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), British poet. A Defence of Poetry (written 1821, published 1840).)
The mirror reflects your identity.
'If someone breaks a true heart in love, a broken mirror is the less'.
(- - Pijush Biswas, Indian Poet, [12 July,1988])
life is a reflection, but don't let me be your mirror.Reflections are a prejudice.
(Don't fall for everything you see.)
The fig trees are mirrors.
The true side of a man is the side women see in mirrors.
The sea mirror was framed by lobster traps..until she rose and smashed them
Face of a person differs in a different mirrors
Seeing my malevolent face in the mirror, my benevolent soul shrinks back.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Second Selection, New York (1985).)