Words are animals, alive with a will of their own.
Leonardo da Vinci wrote in his Notebooks: It should not be hard for you to stop sometimes and look into the stains of walls, or ashes of a fire, or clouds, or mud or like places in which … you may find really marvelous ideas.
I simply believe that some part of the human Self or Soul is not subject to the laws of space and time.
He was the man I mentioned who was obsessed by the idea that he had cancer, although X-rays had proved to him that it was all imaginary. Who or what caused this idea? It obviously derived from a fear that was not caused by observation of the facts. It suddenly overcame him and then remained.
Masses are always breeding grounds of psychic epidemics.
Most people confuse self-knowledge with knowledge of their conscious ego personalities.