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People will accept obvious nonsense

Today people are satisfied with many things because certain incorrect theories have made the illusions far greater than they really need be. I have often quoted a characteristic example. 234 more words

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Reverence/Respect/Cognition

It is not easy, at first, to believe that feelings like reverence and respect have anything to do with cognition. This is due to the fact that we are inclined to set cognition aside as a faculty by itself — one that stands in no relation to what otherwise occurs in the soul. 201 more words

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Joyful Union

We all need joy to survive and thrive in this earthy life. Sometimes we receive wonderful cakes, sometimes we get tiny, yet delicious, bread crumbs. 233 more words

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Medication to help with falling asleep

There are people who sleep badly. If young people who have difficulties to fall asleep are given medication like opium or morphine, they sleep better; that’s for sure.  181 more words

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Humility

The humility towards those who are lower than we are, and at whose expense we have been able to rise, must be present everywhere in the world. 127 more words

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The truth can take many forms

There is no absolute truth — each truth has its particular mission at a certain time. We talk of anthroposophy today, but we know that when we come to reborn in the future we shall hear something very different and stand in quite a different relationship to one another. 175 more words

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