Quotations About / On: MIRROR
The sea mirror was framed by lobster traps..until she rose and smashed them
Face of a person differs in a different mirrors
The world is the mirror of myself dying.
(Henry Miller (1891-1980), U.S. author. "Third or Fourth Day of Spring," Black Spring (1936).)
As a pure bright mirror transmits the morning sun
we need not understand God but only pass God on
Death in purity and sacredness
Death in broken mirrors and home
Death in king, death in masses
Death, death and death
'I thought the mirror was shattered, then I realized, it was the person inside who was broken.'
A man has only one escape from his old self: to see a different selfin the mirror of some woman's eyes.
(Clare Boothe Luce (1903-1987), U.S. diplomat, writer. Mrs. Morehead, in The Women, act 1 (1936).)
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).)
Bring us the mirror, you ignorant thing, and be sure not to sully the image by the transmission of your reflection!
(Molière [Jean Baptiste Poquelin] (1622-1673), French comic playwright. Cathos to a servant, in Les Précieuses Ridicules, sc. 6 (1659).)
Bronze in the mirror of the form, wine of the mind.
(Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 274.)