But I do not wish to believe them without cause, nor to accept those propositions whose antitheses (as you must have understood if you are not both blind and deaf) are so compellingly true. Those wise men knew God to be in things, and Divinity to be latent in Nature, working and glowing differently in different subjects and succeeding through diverse physical forms, in certain arrangements, in making them participants in her, I say, in her being, in her life and intellect. There are also numberless earths circling around their suns, no worse and no less than this globe of ours. Privacy Policy. “ Beautiful sights arouse feelings of love, and contrary sights bring feelings of … Divinity reveals herself in all things... everything has Divinity latent within itself. Tags: vuole, gli, paia, faccia. Beautiful sights arouse feelings of love, and contrary sights bring feelings of disgrace and hate. What he was, he became through having liberated himself from certain false axioms of the common and vulgar philosophy — I will not say blindness. Her I have loved and diligently sought from my youth up. Tags: The Divine Light is always in man , presenting itself to the senses and to the comprehension, but man rejects it. Motivational quotes by Giordano Bruno about love, life, success, friendship, relationship, change, work and happiness to positively improve your life. Divine, Light, man, presenting, senses, comprehension, rejects. vero, molto, ben. Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind. Everywhere there is incessant relative change in position throughout the universe, and the observer is always at the centre of things. When we consider the being and substance of that universe in which we are immutably set, we shall discover that neither we ourselves nor any substance doth suffer death . To the extent that one communicates with Nature, so one ascends to Divinity through Nature. In it are an infinity of worlds of the same kind as our own. When the end comes, you will be esteemed by the world and rewarded by God , not because you have won the love and respect of the princes of the earth , however powerful, but rather for having loved, defended and cherished one such as I ... what you receive from others is a testimony to their virtue ; but all that you do for others is the sign and clear indication of your own. Cause, Principle, and Unity (1584)Context: We find that everything that makes up difference and number is pure accident, pure show, pure constitution. As quoted in The Tragic Sense of Life (1913), by Miguel de Unamuno, as translated by J. E. Crawford Flitch; Conclusion : Don Quixote in the Contemporary European Tragi-ComedyThe Italian original is from Francesco de Sanctis, Storia della letteratura italiana, 1871/1890, p. 255 http://it.wikisource.org/wiki/Pagina:Storia_della_letteratura_italiana_II.djvu/267: "L'amore eroico è proprio delle nature superiori, dette insane, non perché non sanno, ma perché soprasanno..."Disputed. Cause, Principle, and Unity (1584)Context: The universal Intellect is the intimate, most real, peculiar and powerful part of the soul of the world. Join us. Tags: Please set a username for yourself. Who then will be so churlish and discourteous towards the efforts of this man, as to cover with oblivion all he has done, by being ordained of the Gods as an Aurora — which was to precede the rising of this Sun of the true, ancient philosophy, buried during so many centuries in the tenebrous caverns of blind, malignant, froward, envious ignorance; and, taking note only of what he failed to accomplish, rank him amongst the number of the herded multitude, which discourses, guides itself, precipitates to destruction, according to the oral sense of a brutal and ignoble belief, rather than amongst those who, by the use of right reason, have been able to rise up, and resume the true course under the faithful guidance of the eye of divine intelligence.