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The possibilities of the art of combination are not infinite, but they tend to be frightful. The Greeks engendered the chimera, a ...
Jessica. I am never merry when I hear sweet music.
Lorenzo. The reason is, your spirits are attentive.
He is mad past recovery, but yet he has lucid intervals.
I am a soul. I know well that what I shall render up to the grave is not myself. That which is myself will go elsewhere. Earth, th ...
Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that which we do not see. Our eyes of flesh see o ...
Man does not understand nor accept immortality except on condition of self-remembrance.
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
Religions do a useful thing: they narrow God to the limits of man. Philosophy replies by doing a necessary thing: it elevates man ...
God secludes Himself; but the thinker listens at the door.
To think is of itself to be useful; it is always and in all cases a striving toward God.
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