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Eternity & Infinity

 


 

 

Rainer Maria Rilke: “It is part of the nature of every definitive love that sooner or later it can reach the beloved only in infinity.” 

 

Editor's 1-Minute Essay: Eternity and Infinity

Editor's Essay: Will You Survive the Terror of Eternal LIfe?

 

 

 

 

William Blake: “If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, Infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees all things thro' narrow chinks of his cavern.”

Philip K. Dick: “The problem with introspection is that it has no end.”

Albert Einstein: “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”

Sorin Cerin: “Only in the eyes of love you can find infinity.”

 

 

Amit Ray: “Your greatest awakening comes, when you are aware about your infinite nature.”

Voltaire: “Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.”

Robert Wilensky: “We've all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true.”

Anne Morrow Lindbergh: “Only love can be divided endlessly and still not diminish.”

 

 

Steven Wright: “I’m so tired... I was up all night trying to round off infinity.”

Rainer Maria Rilke: “It is part of the nature of every definitive love that sooner or later it can reach the beloved only in infinity.”

A. Edward Newton: “Who was it who said, I hold the buying of more books than one can peradventure read, as nothing less than the soul's reaching towards infinity; which is the only thing that raises us above the beasts that perish? Whoever it was, I agree with him.”

Emily Dickinson: “Forever is composed of nows.”

 

 

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