Flowering plants speak to us of evolution and transformation (Ernst Lehrs paraphrase) | Goethean Science Discussions
It appears the most active level of our waking adult psyche is four head quadrants, not anatomical brain quadrants, not physical-anatomical brain parts in any combination. But wait, there's more. "Brain quadrants" are only an analogy, a metaphor, for activity both obvious and subtle, occurring in our etheric body. Brain-head quadrants appear to be the primary active level of waking thinking-feeling. Before readers go off half-cocked, neither quadrants, nor any one quadrant, is the primary active level of our immortal-eternal soul. Quadrants make possible the 3-dimensionality of all our habits (learned behaviors) of thinking-feeling, 95% of our psyche. The other %5 to 10% of conscious deliberate choice-making is made possible by our immortal-eternal soul. Keeping quadrants in perspective assists us not to over-generalize the significance of quadrants, as was done earlier with right~left brain hemispheres. Building on Rudolf Steiner, a flower analogy is presented to show how all these