Tag Archives: Heraclitus

Thoughts Arising from Viewing the Art of Hilma af Klint

Here is the one which stands out in my memory: The title was not important to me, but I later saw that it is entitled Altarpiece. This shows where each of us is headed, toward the limit of one’s path … Continue reading

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“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants”

These are the words of Sir Isaac Newton, 1675 A.D., quoting a well-known saying coined a few hundred years earlier. He was reminding us of the debt that current scholars owe to the great ones of the past. Newton was a physicist, … Continue reading

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