I wish all teenagers can filter through songs instead of turning to drugs and alcohol.
Mainstream media tend to just mouth the conventional wisdom, to see everything through the filter of right and left.
What you see is filtered through your beliefs. You rarely see "reality." You see your version of it.
We are the strongest filter we can place before the lens. We point the lens both outward and inward.
The world is nothing but my perception of it. I see only through myself. I hear only through the filter of my story.
We're not in a world of information overload, we're in a world of filter failure.
The past is not simply the past, but a prism through which the subject filters his own changing self-image.
Without a filter, a man is just chaos walking.
We can only see what our brain’s filter allows through.
I've learned how to use my spam filter pretty effectively.
Your mind is a powerful thing. When you filter it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change.
I've come to realize that the biggest problem anywhere in the world is that people's perceptions of reality are compulsively filtered through the screening mesh of what they want, and do not want, to be true.
Boredom is not an end-product, is comparatively rather an early stage in life and art. You've got to go by or past or through boredom, as through a filter, before the clear product emerges.
Always, the eye sees more than the mind can comprehend, and we go through life self-blinded to much that lies before us. We want a simple world, but we live in a magnificently complex one, and rather than open ourselves to it, we perceive the world through filters that make it less daunting.
We shall prepare the coffee of reconciliation through the filter of justice. Through reconciliation, streams of tears will come to our eyes.
How we feel about ourselves, the joy we get from living, ultimately depends directly on how the mind filters and interprets everyday experiences. Whether we are happy depends on inner harmony, not on the controls we are able to exert over the great forces of the universe.
I thought that it would be easier to learn that if I worked in motion pictures. So I went to work with one motion picture producer who was developing a color system. This didn't do to me much good. All I did was pick filters for the camera.
It's like there's a filter set up in my brain, except instead of making things better, it twists everything around so what comes out of my mouth is totally wrong, totally different from what I was thinking.
Try to be a filter, not a sponge.
It appears that the media filters we carry in our heads are like computers: they've been forced to get faster in order to keep up with the demands our high-speed society puts on them.
RESPIRATOR, n. An apparatus fitted over the nose and mouth of an inhabitant of London, whereby to filter the visible universe in its passage to the lungs.
In the long run, much public opinion is made in the universities; ideas generated there filter down through the teaching profession and the students into the general public.
Most electronic equipment uses the principle of amplification. You need filters, modulators and mixing equipment which have gain stages. By piling these components up, I was able to work without any sound generators and I made several pieces in that manner.
Along with filters on computers and a lock on affections, remember that the only real control in life is self-control.
I'm interested in memory because it's a filter through which we see our lives, and because it's foggy and obscure, the opportunities for self-deception are there. In the end, as a writer, I'm more interested in what people tell themselves happened rather than what actually happened.
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