What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly. Normal is an illusion because what we think is normal depends upon our often narrow frame of reference. Learn why you should expand your awareness.
“Every act of perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination.” — Oliver Sacks
Only one of the three primary causes of blindness involves the eyes. And, the other two causes are actually responsible for the majority of all blindness. What’s more, these last two causes of blindness are things that we choose. Can you guess what they are?
The Main Misconception about Perception
First of all, it is a misconception to assume our senses are the only sources of perception. Perception is only a product of our mind. Hence, our senses present only a small portion of the possibilities.