Quote for April
Once upon a time a snail
was lying on its side in a hospital bed. Along came the doctor,
who was a badger. The badger said, 'You don't look at all well.
What happened to you?' The snail, rather woefully, relayed his
story. 'It all began' he said 'when I was trying to cross a road.
I remembered that I should look left and right and did so for
two hours. During that time the coast was clear, so I set off.
No sooner had I got on to the road when, out of nowhere, moving
at tremendous speed comes this tortoise - and runs me over'
Our own perception may
be that a tortoise is slow - but maybe that's not the case from
the snail's-eye view!
is reality in the eyes of the perceiver"
(from "Creating A