Thursday, June 23, 2011

Classic Quote, Bergson

"The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend."
-- Henri Bergson


  1. I just read Tribal Leadership. I know go figure. One of the premises of the book that all perception is based on screens or filters. If a green light is being lit but you have a red filter all you see if red light.

  2. Jake, I had about five examples of this happen to me of late - and realized it because of this quote and your comment theron