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How to Understand Symbols in 3 Minutes

What is a symbol?

Symbols are images that let us hold complex ideas in mind. In this way symbols gesture beyond themselves toward something greater. They’re imaginal bridges mediating between abstract and physical worlds.

Take the example of Lady Justice. Each detail conveys a different theme. Her scales represent the balance of support and opposition in court…

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