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Post by ALOberhoulser » Fri Jun 25, 2010 8:47 am

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Post by Neoplato » Fri Jun 25, 2010 2:40 pm

That kind of reminds me of this quote from the Gospel of Thomas.
22 Jesus saw some babies nursing. He said to his disciples, "These nursing babies are like those who enter the kingdom."

They said to him, "Then shall we enter the kingdom as babies?"

Jesus said to them, "When you make the two into one, and when you make the inner like the outer and the outer like the inner, and the upper like the lower, and when you make male and female into a single one, so that the male will not be male nor the female be female, when you make eyes in place of an eye, a hand in place of a hand, a foot in place of a foot, an image in place of an image, then you will enter [the kingdom]."
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Post by Ercan2121 » Wed Dec 08, 2010 11:22 am

Speed as a rapture;
An integral element
In the new scheme of Life
Which the good Lord, the Master,
Wills well you should frame
In the light of His laugh
And His great, His ungrudging
His reasoned benevolence-
William Ernest Henley (1849-1903)
English Poet, Critic & Editor