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  • Junius
    Junius
    pseudonym of a writer of letters to the Public Advertiser
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    It is the eternal truth in the political as well as the mystical body, that, where one members suffers, all the members suffer with it.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Jehovah, Allah, the Trinity, Jesus, Buddha, are names for a great variety of human virtues, human mystical experiences human remorses, human compensatory fantasies, human terrors, human cruelties. If all men were alike, all the world would worship the same God.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Mystical explanations are considered deep. The truth is that they are not even superficial.
  • Brendan I. Koerner
    Brendan I. Koerner
    American author 1974-
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    Mystical groups such as the Theosophical Society and the Rosicrucians turned tarot into an American fad during the early 1900s. Many American tarot practitioners use a set of cards known as the Waite-Smith deck, created in 1909 by A.E. Waite, a British member of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, and the artist Pamela Colman Smith.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    Not even the visionary or mystical experience ever lasts very long. It is for art to capture that experience, to offer it to, in the case of literature, its readers; to be, for a secular, materialist culture, some sort of replacement for what the love of god offers in the world of faith.
  • Bill Viola
    Bill Viola
    American video artist 1951-
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    Since the time of St. Jerome, it was mandatory for any kind of scholar or thinker to spend time out in the desert in solitude. It's no coincidence that the desert has been a major part of the visionary or mystical experience from the beginning of time.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    The explicable requires the inexplicable. Experience requires the nonexperienceable. The obvious requires the mystical. This is a powerful group of paired concepts generated by the complementarity of conceptuality.
    Source: Synergetics: Explorations in the Geometry of Thinking (1975)
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
    English singer and songwriter 1958-
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    The mystical poetry of William Blake's artwork also forms the basis for the album cover.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually crushed to earth by the cold facts and dry criticisms of the sober hour. Sobriety diminishes, discriminates, and says no; drunkenness expands, unites, and says yes.
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
    American novelist 1914-1986
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    There is in the darkness a unity, if you will, that cannot be achieved in any other environment, a blending of self with what the self perceives, and exquisite mystical experience.
  • Werner Erhard
    Werner Erhard
    American author and lecturer 1935-
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    This is it. There are no hidden meanings. All that mystical stuff is just what's so.
  • Ryszard Kapuscinski
    Ryszard Kapuscinski
    Pools journalist 1932-
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    We follow the mystics. They know where they are going. They, too, go astray, but when they go astray they do so in a way that is mystical, dark, and mysterious.
  • Walt Whitman
    Walt Whitman
    American poet, essayist, and journalist 1819-1892
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    When I, sitting, heard the astronomer, where he lectured with such applause in the lecture room, how soon, unaccountable, I became tired and sick; Till rising and gliding out, I wandered off by myself, in the mystical moist night-air, and from time to time, looked up in perfect silence at the stars.
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