The Sarabite: Towards an Aesthetic Christianity

There is a continuous attraction, beginning with God, going to the world, and ending at last with God, an attraction which returns to the same place where it began as though in a kind of circle. -Marsilio Ficino

Friday, January 05, 2007

Postcards From Hollister # 5

It is not how the world is that is mystical, but the fact that it is.

-Ludwig Wittgenstein

Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus (emphasis mine)


At 1:06 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

6.45 To view the world sub specie aeterni is to view it as a whole - a limited whole.

Feeling the world as a limited whole - it is this that is mystical.


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