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A man cannot speak

Posted to Utterances

but he judges himself.
...... no man throughly understands a truth until he
he has contended against it.

Every man is a divinity in disguise, a god
playing the fool.

No truth so sublime but it may be trivial tomorrow in the light of new thought. People wish to be settled: only as far as they are unsettled is there any hope for them.

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

--- Emerson
from "Circles"