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Reinventing Yourself by Mario Alonso Puig

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8.   THE DOORS OF PERCEPTION

“The body and the mind are not two independent entities, but rather form the two modes by which Man, with his rational and divided mind, perceives himself.”KARLFRIED VON DURKHEIIME

William Blake stated that, “If the doors of our perception were cleansed, reality would appear as it is, infinite. The world in a grain of sand, paradise in a flower, eternity in an hour and all that exists in the palm of my hand.”

It is easy to understand that the reality which an ant perceives is not the same as that which we perceive although reality, with its obstacles, laws and demands, is the same for everybody. In this way, the law of gravity affects the ant in the same way as it affects us. The reality perceived is that area of ...

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