Endlessly seeking out the truth in an “abyss” can lead you to unpleasant truths, after all. In short, then, “staring into the abyss” means to deeply contemplate something foreign to yourself, and which may have consequences on your concept of your own self.
Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
The full quote is: “Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.” It stands as a caution not to become the very thing you fight against.
Italian psychologist Giovanni Caputo recently performed it on 20 people, and found that gazing deeply into someone's eyes can alter consciousness, produce hallucinations and create feelings of dissociation.
Weird Things Happen When You Stare Into Someone's Eyes For 10 Minutes. A new Italian study finds that when people look into each other's eyes for a long period of time, they often experience symptoms of dissociation -- including feelings of detachment from one's body and from reality -- and full-on hallucinations.
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