Philosophy The Power of Mind
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Know thy self is the beginning element here. Pure knowing and because pure knowing is absolute truth skillfully disposed in the mind renders clear and intelligible.
Everybody has within them an inner working and weaving ideality of self, the implicit truth.
But so accustomed are we to consider images which does not give truth.
Needed is a willingness to exalt profound knowledge that may be regarded the prima facie of modern times. True knowledge leads to order and reason frees the virtuous elements, there any greater blessing than that?
Knowledge is an inherent impulse just as we sleep to rest our body and wake to gather food and build. Suppose I am asleep and in my sleep I can open my eyes, wiggle my head, flex my hands and even more yet they are false delusions only represented in sleep. The same of painted representations are not imaginary things, really exist but framed by the mind, tested by the senses, not an imagination.
The spangled heaven is excellently wrought by the hand of Daedalus, or some other great artist, which may chance to behold; would appreciate the exquisiteness of knowledge of eternal not of aught perishing and transient.
Knowledge has the power draws mind toward truth. If society gave honor there would be continuous and earnest search, and discoveries.
No societies patron the study today which leads to lack of pursuit and why not knowledge is difficult to learn especially without a teacher. they can hardly be found and even if found, as matters now stand day, students are too conceited and will not attend.
Not in an aggressive spirit but gently with a view of soothing and removing the dislike of knowledge. Like good farmers nurturing and cultivating gentle qualities, and preventing those wild ones from growing.
Knowledge is the servant of good, not to the injury of the servant, but because every one had better be ruled by divine knowledge dwelling within mind.
The ultimate aim is to bring back the spirit of thinking and create a consciousness that recognizes truth. Where there is a more thoughtful thorough rational deductive examination without hypothesis and without instructing or wishing to command.
Know thyself and truth is virtue. There is nothing that assures what we see is true. This is the problem truth, it vanishes in the course of time is mere sense-certainty perception of things.
We animals are the true absolute idealism of nature; possess within a self determinate, a truly self-subsistent center self. There are two agents images or hypothetical opinion and the other knowledge a higher principle that makes no use of images and opinion.
As rhythm and harmony in musical training imparts grace rhythm and harmony makes the knowledge is rightly noble and good, everywhere eager to make good the fairest of sights.
Knowledge is regulated by words. Words depend on the temperance and beauty, harmony, grace, and good. The same as rhythm depends on a temperate mind that perceive true nature of the beauty and grace; and receive the good and beauty shall flow into likeness with.
A mind rightly educated, becomes graceful, noble and good, and when reason comes, philosophers will recognize and salute it. The philosopher has an eye to see the beautiful harmonized sees the fairest of sights.
The fairest is also the loveliest has the spirit of harmony will be most in love with the loveliest will know temperance, courage, kindness, and intelligence.