Usage examples for microcosm

  1. Here in the family is the first true microcosm, the first community in which the individual is developed by association with his fellows. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  2. The microcosm of the Netherlands now represented, alas! – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. If the Microcosm is the reproduction in ourselves of the same principles as exist in the Macrocosm or universe in which we have our being, then by investigating ourselves we shall learn the nature of the corresponding invisible principles in our environment. – The Creative Process in the Individual by Thomas Troward