Confucius believed true patterns of civilization mirror eternal heavenly order.  Defeat is true mirror in which to view your real self.  Each superuniverse mirrors presiding Master Spirit.  Ethics is external mirror of internal spiritual progress.  Primary seconaphim are living mirrors for Ancients of Days.  Primitives regarded mirrors with superstitious awe.  Soul with clean heart reflects truth like a mirror.  Souls of Philosophy mirror wisdom of divinity.