If we do not fashion for ourselves a picture of the world, we do not see ourselves either, who are the faithful reflections of that world. Only when mirrored in our picture of the world can we see ourselves in the round.
Only in our creative acts do we step forth into the light and see ourselves whole and complete.
Never shall we put any face on the world other than our own, and we have to do this precisely in order to find ourselves.
For higher than science or art as an end in itself stands man, the creator of his instruments. ~Carl Jung, CW 8, Page 737