A balance schema is a force schema that:
is based on a prototypical schema consisting of countervailing forces acting on a target that is a:
is based on bodily experience, such as maintaining
may be applied metaphorically to provide an understanding of other experiences, such as balance of the visual field with respect to art
Johnson, Mark. 1987. The body in the mind: The bodily basis of meaning, imagination, and reason. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.