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21 Apr 2011
Constant reflection on metaphysical and ethical themes reaches a point where one day its accumulated weight pushes him around the corner into a mystical realization of those themes no less surely than meditation might have done.
17 Apr 2016
There are two kinds of knowledge: the ordinary kind which supplies information about a particular thing object or person and the higher kind which leads to wisdom. A man may correctly understand the handling of an electrical appliance and yet be a fool in the handling of his own life.
27 Apr 2020
The metaphysics of truth has no recognized place in the academic world, as academic teaching is really based more or less on materialism.
21 Jan 2020
Those who make philosophical writings their constant study are using life profitably.
30 Oct 2011
If a man will constantly think about these metaphysical truths, he will develop in time the capacity to perceive them by direct intuition instead of by second-remove reflection. But to do this kind of thinking properly the mind must be made steady, poised, concentrated, and easily detached from the world.
22 Jan 2021
Metaphysical study lifts a man into the clear keen air above personal considerations.
18 Mar 2021
The contemplation of universal laws and metaphysical truth chastens the feelings and elevates the thoughts. This study causes man to forget himself, to turn aside from his little ego, and thus helps to clear a path to discovery of his Overself.