Embracing the world with positive creativity since Sept 2007.
Awareness>Consciousness>Perception, it is a moebius strip of reflection, a recursive cycle of indeterminate definitions of an internal mental function wherein observational functionalism and analytic reasoning work to define within and navigate through the boundaries of the physical frontier through which we travel. It is a series of definitions organized by emotive sensation and hierarchal intellectual structures.
Consciousness is the mind being cognizant of how it observes, quantifies and relates to its surroundings. It implies vigilance in observing or alertness in drawing inferences from what one experiences. It is the essence of sentience.
It is, in the end, central to the act of thinking.
R E A L I T Y:
"As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality."
-- Albert Einstein
"Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality."
-- Edgar Allan Poe
"We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality."
-- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"Distinctions drawn by the mind are not necessarily equivalent to distinctions in reality."
-- Thomas Aquinas
"Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil."
-- Albert Camus
"Chaos is the score upon which reality is written."
-- Henry Miller