„Those that are hunted
Know this as their life,
Their reward: to walk
Under such trees in full knowledge
Of what is in glory above them,
And to feel no fear.“
The Heaven of Animals (l. 29–34).
The Whole Motion; Collected Poems, 1945-1992 (1992)
— Emil M. Cioran, buch History and Utopia
History and Utopia (1960)
„Sorrow is knowledge: they who know the most
Must mourn the deepest o’er the fatal truth,
The Tree of Knowledge is not that of Life.“
— George Gordon Byron, buch Manfred
Act I, scene i.
„Quick to judge -- Quick to anger -- Slow to understand
Ignorance and prejudice and fear walk hand in hand
-- Witch Hunt (Part III of 'Fear') (1981)“
— Neil Peart Canadian-American drummer , lyricist, and author 1952 - 2020
— Charles Bukowski American writer 1920 - 1994
Quelle: You Get So Alone at Times That it Just Makes Sense
„Strangely, although the world is already full of fearful things, mortals seems always to hunt for new worries.“
— Tad Williams novelist 1957
Quelle: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, To Green Angel Tower (1993), Part 2, Chapter 13, “The Fallen Sun” (p. 307).
— Theodor Reuss German singer 1855 - 1923
IV. Defense and Support : Building blocks for the O.T.O. Temple
Parsifal and the Secret of the Graal Unveiled (1914)
Kontext: Closing Word
Learn to eat of the tree of Knowledge, and of the tree of Life enjoy the fruit. Seek both within yourself, and so you recognize them and know their place, you are come to the highest rung of the 12 step ladder.
Through this will the Divine-Love be awoken that does not have a place in the twisted minds of men, but dwells in his heart, from which the salvational current will be born which gives us the vision of the eternal light and annihilates all falsity.
"The eternal-feminine draws us up?!"
„The Fascist accepts life and loves it, knowing nothing of and despising suicide; he rather conceives of life as duty and struggle and conquest, life which should be high and full, lived for oneself, but above all for others — those who are at hand and those who are far distant, contemporaries, and those who will come after.“
— Benito Mussolini, buch The Doctrine of Fascism
"The Doctrine of Fascism" (1932)
— Peter Ackroyd, buch The Last Testament of Oscar Wilde
The Last Testament of Oscar Wilde (1983)
„Back of my forehead I feel tonight
A whole sky full of stars. Under
a western moon.
Life is indeed lovely!“
— Juan Ramón Jimenéz Spanish poet 1881 - 1958
"Western Moon" in Canción (1935).
„Move out or grow in any dimension and pain as well as joy will be your reward. A full life will be full of pain.“
— M. Scott Peck American psychiatrist 1936 - 2005
Quelle: The Road Less Traveled: A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values, and Spiritual Growth
— Melina Marchetta, Finnikin of the Rock
Quelle: Finnikin of the Rock
— Walt Whitman American poet, essayist and journalist 1819 - 1892
„Death is sweeter than continued life under tyranny. … Retaliation is a prescription from God. … We must rise up and kill those who kill us... Let them feel the pain of death that we are feeling.“
— Louis Farrakhan leader of the Nation of Islam 1933
August 15, 2015 http://www.wnd.com/wnd_video/farrakhan-retaliation-we-must-rise-up-and-kill-those-who-kill-us/ (15 August 2015)
„When shall we see a life full of steady enthusiasm, walking straight to its aim, flying home, as that bird is now, against the wind — with the calmness and the confidence of one who knows the laws of God and can apply them?“
— Florence Nightingale English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing 1820 - 1910
Kontext: Society triumphs over many. They wish to regenerate the world with their institutions, with their moral philosophy, with their love. Then they sink to living from breakfast till dinner, from dinner till tea, with a little worsted work, and to looking forward to nothing but bed.
When shall we see a life full of steady enthusiasm, walking straight to its aim, flying home, as that bird is now, against the wind — with the calmness and the confidence of one who knows the laws of God and can apply them?
„… quality of life lies in knowledge, in culture. Values are what constitute true quality of life, the supreme quality of life, even above food, shelter and clothing.“
— Fidel Castro former First Secretary of the Communist Party and President of Cuba 1926 - 2016
Quelle: My Life: A Spoken Autobiography
— Flannery O’Connor American novelist, short story writer 1925 - 1964
„Above all, the ominous clouds of those phenomena that we are with varying success seeking to explain by means of the quantum of action, are throwing their shadows over the sphere of physical knowledge, threatening no one knows what new revolution.“
— Hermann Weyl German mathematician 1885 - 1955
Quelle: Space—Time—Matter (1952), Ch. 3 "Relativity of Space and Time"
„Those who belong to the establishment need to know that no harm would come to them if they walk away. Otherwise, we end up with a Syria-like reality where those in power hold on for dear life.“
— Reza Pahlavi Last crown prince of the former Imperial State of Iran 1960
As quoted in Cnaan Liphshiz. Obama ‘chickened out’ of confronting mullahs http://www.jpost.com/LandedPages/PrintArticle.aspx?id=272989. The Jerusalem Post. July 6, 2012.