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Carol A. Dingle - 2003 - 128 pages
|Nothing can have as its destination anything other than its origin. The contrary |
idea, the idea of progress, is poison. If we are suffering illness, poverty, or
misfortune, we think we shall be satisfied on the day it ceases. But there too, we
know it is ...
|For centuries humanity has oscillated, serenely unaware, between these two |
contradictory necessities. - Weil ... Weil, Simone Nothing can have as its
destination anything other than its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress,
Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|I have no idea how they bring pressure to bear on such occasions; I only know |
that it is irresistible. AlEISTER ... 13 Nothing can have as its destination anything
other than its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress, is poison. SIMONE ...
|Thus purity does not abolish suffering; on the contrary it deepens it to infinity |
whilst giving it an eternal meaning: 'The extreme greatness of ... This mystery of
suffering which 'decreates' man and gives him back to God finds its centre in the
mystery of the Incarnation. If God had not been incarnate, man who suffers and
dies would have become in a sense greater than God. But God ... 'Nothing can
have a destination which is not its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress
|Contains "God is an infinite sphere whose centre is everywhere and its |
circumference nowhere"). St. Bonaventura. ... Nothing can have as its destination
anything other than its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress, is poison.
We are ...
|The hills are still beautiful in the distance, with the village churches and wheeled |
bells in their campaniles. ... Simone Weil: "Nothing can have a destination which
is not its origin. The contrary idea, the idea of progress — poison." Along Lake ...
|Every individual of mankind has indeed, in one shape or another, broken every |
one of the commandments of God : hut ... For any tiling we know to the contrary,
there may he worlds in different regions of the universe, and even within the
bounds of ... ah evidence of , the truth and divinity of the Scriptures, as striking,
and perhaps inure convincing than atiy other. ... The Greek and Roman moralists,
after all their labored investigations, could never arrive at any certain
determination with ...
James W. Loewen - 2008 - 444 pages
|Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a more accurate approach to teaching American history.|
|which are about half the natural size, will be found to resemble the majority in the |
latter respect. ... I hastily snatched at the savage little creature, but it sprang
completely round, fastened its teeth sharply in my hand, and taking ... rather than
go round. hey infect the ground, and the cattle perish which taste of the grass
they have touched: nothing stops them ... by himself took place in the spring; also
the superabundance of food during the previous autumn precluded all idea of
- 76 pages
|With the economy rediscovered, the environment could be abandoned. ... with |
Indians in a corner cafe in a Peruvian frontier town, watching Peru eres—
FANTASTICO!, a game show offering as its grand prize a ... Perhaps it was
inevitable in an age of bumper-sticker politics— one half- baked idea at a time! ...
And since so many of us now tell pollsters we're already environmentalists (with
an "environmental" president, as well), most of the power and meaning of that
word has been lost.