Thursday, November 13, 2008
Myth: A Biography
"But, for the most part, myths are created by the collective imagination as metaphorical projections of the way things are in life. Myths emerge from our experience of reality, from our instinctive need to clothe that experience in mimetic story and concept."
- Leeming, David. Myth: A Biography of Belief. Oxford University Press, 2002 pg 18-19