Reflection, Imitation, Experience

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    [...] By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is the most bitter [...]
    -- Quote by Confucius (China's most famous teacher, philosopher, and political theorist, 551-479 BC)

    Rome, Italy (November, 2007)

    Coni22, and 18 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. *Northern Lights* [deleted] 77 months ago | reply

      brilliant !!!!

      Your fantastic black and white picture is my winner!
      Please add this photo to

    2. vale88 [deleted] 77 months ago | reply

      Bellissima foto!!! Complimenti!!!

    3. Maxwell Edison* 77 months ago | reply

      Nice b/w here. Great reflection

    4. Pramoedita 77 months ago | reply

      Perfect the reflection as well...great.

    5. Michelle Brea 77 months ago | reply

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    6. ewan13 [deleted] 77 months ago | reply

      Hallo, ich bin der Administrator der Gruppe The Coolest Damn Cool Photographers in the World, und wir freuen uns, Ihr Foto unserer Gruppe hinzuzufügen.

      This is simply a good photo! Wow!

    7. Chris@184 77 months ago | reply

      Great interpretation!

    8. Rana___ 77 months ago | reply

      great composition

    9. 77 months ago | reply

      great shot. I will have to dwell on the quote.

    10. gee hue [deleted] 77 months ago | reply

      Incredible tones ...

    11. DAVIDGUTIERREZ [deleted] 77 months ago | reply

      great finding, perfect in black and white.

    12. glowingon 77 months ago | reply

      awesome image, well captured and thought provoking

    13. mousa@ 77 months ago | reply

      Wet. Cool. Perfect. I love the use of light and the black boots.
      A day in New York after the rain.

    14. akiyo okamoto 76 months ago | reply

      Very beautiful image so amazing !!

    15. Globality 76 months ago | reply

      Great shot! Very philosophical explanation! COOL!

    16. Professor Bop 76 months ago | reply

      Excellent reflection. I like it in B&W.

    17. archloxx [deleted] 72 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Photography - Profoundity in Meaning (REFLECTION COMPETITION), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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