Wednesday, July 18, 2007

φ

The spiral of a shell reveals an axiom worth teaching
that flickers through the grasp of those intent on over reaching,
for misconceptions baffle them, beleaguered by distortion
unmindful of the splendor when all things are in proportion.

4 comments:

katy said...

bob, what is that cool symbol? i mean, what does it mean?

ozymandiaz said...

Now THERE is some wisdom

rch said...

Hi katy, it is the greek letter phi and it stands for the 'Golden Mean', just google that phrase because I can't explain it without sounding dumb. ;)

Hi oz, who knew?

drook said...

SWEET.