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The foregoing generations beheld God and nature face to face; we, through their eyes. Why should not we also enjoy an original rel ...
Eyes seeking the response of eyes
Bring out the stars, bring out the flowers,
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"Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, according to your word; for mine eyes have seen thy salvation, which thou has ...
Since it is the Other within us who is old, it is natural that the revelation of our age should come to us from outside--from othe ...
Music, feelings of happiness, mythology, faces worn by time, certain twilights and certain places, want to tell us something, or t ...
In a symbol there is concealment and yet revelation: here therefore, by silence and by speech acting together, comes a double sign ...
So much of truth, only under an ancient obsolete vesture, but the spirit of it still true, do I find in the Paganism of old nation ...
As the tragic writer rids us of what is petty and ignoble in our nature, so also the humorist rids us of what is cautious, calcula ...
Self-revelation is a cruel process. The real picture, the real "you" never emerges. Looking for it is as bewildering as trying to ...
Only a very bad theologian would confuse the certainty that follows revelation with the truths that are revealed. They are entirel ...
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