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Myth is neither a lie nor a confession: it is an inflexion.
Although the same exemplary figures are found in both and equally miraculous events occur in both, there is a crucial difference i ...
The fairytale is irresponsible; it is frankly imaginary, and its purpose is to gratify wishes, "as a dream doth flatter." It heroe ...
The myth of Demeter and Persephone, then, illustrates the power of the Greek religion as a religion of pure ideas--of conceptions, ...
Freud was, in effect, trying to take the mystery out of myth. Once it was decoded as a history of the unconscious, all was explain ...
The beauty myth moves for men as a mirage; its power lies in its ever-receding nature. When the gap is closed, the lover embraces ...
The rich and the poor have this in common: the LORD is the maker of them all.
Can mortals be righteous before God? Can human beings be pure before their Maker?
Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker, but those who are kind to the needy honor him.
A maker of idols is never an idolater.
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