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Suppose someone has frequently flown in his dreams and finally becomes conscious of a power and an art of flying just as soon as h ...
Man alone resists the direction of gravitation: he constantly wants to fall--upwards.
Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are ...
Those words freedom and opportunity do not mean a license to climb upwards by pushing other people down. Any paternalistic system ...
Other sins only speak; murder shrieks out:
The element of water moistens the earth,
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Throwing open the door, she brings forth the veritable queen of all the souffles, that spreads its archangelic wings over the enti ...
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope ever upwards towards consciousness; the trees are i ...
So that this beautiful realm of hers was held in her mind extended, or lengthened: it had been finite, bounded, known utterly and ...
It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look upwards, and draws it from the things of this world ...
The white man regards the universe as a gigantic machine hurtling through time and space to its final destruction: individuals in ...
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