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I must confess that most modern mysticism seems to me to be simply a method

I must confess that most modern mysticism seems to me to be simply a method of imparting useless knowledge in a form that no one can understand
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The Innocent Mage is come , and we stand at the beginning of the end of eve

The Innocent Mage is come , and we stand at the beginning of the end of everything
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

As the beautiful does not exist for the artist and poet alone—though these

As the beautiful does not exist for the artist and poet alone—though these can find in it more poignant depths of meaning than other men—so the world of Reality exists for all; and all may participate in it, unite with it, according to their measure and t
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

A mystic doesn’t say “I believe.” They say “I know.” A true mystic will iro

A mystic doesn’t say “I believe.” They say “I know.” A true mystic will ironically speak with that self-confidence but at the same time with a kind of humility. So when you see that combination of calm self-confidence, certitude, and humility all at the s
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Mysticism is the art of union with Reality.

Mysticism is the art of union with Reality.
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If grass grows and withers, it can only mean that it is part of a greater t

If grass grows and withers, it can only mean that it is part of a greater thing, which is even more real; not that the grass is less real than it looks. St. Thomas (Aquinas) has a really logical right to say, in the words of the modern mystic, A. E.: "I b
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The business and method of mysticism is love.

The business and method of mysticism is love.
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Even now one rarely hears of people achieving great things unless they firs

Even now one rarely hears of people achieving great things unless they first stumble in some respect.
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When the eye becomes the heart, the heart becomes the eye.

When the eye becomes the heart, the heart becomes the eye.
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The dead can read tears.

The dead can read tears.
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If a society has no moral foundations then success is a threat. Every succe

If a society has no moral foundations then success is a threat. Every successful person thinks everyone else is a failure, and this is the proof of failure. Conquering the world and dying empty-handed on foreign shores is a paradox of such success.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Yet have I oft been beaten in the field, And sometimes hurt," said I, "but

Yet have I oft been beaten in the field, And sometimes hurt," said I, "but scorn'd to yield." He smiled and said: "Alas! thou dost not see, My son, how great a flame's prepared for thee.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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