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Aleister Crowley (1875)

Crowley was a 20th-century English occultist who developed a religious philosophy called Thelema. As a young adult, he was a member of the influential occult society the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn but later turned toward yoga and Asian mysticism. While visiting Cairo, Egypt, Crowley reportedly had a mystical experience involving a voice that dictated The Book of the Law, the central text of Thelemic religious philosophy. According to Crowley, what did the voice call itself? More… Discuss


QUOTATION: Lucy Maud Montgomery about interest

One can’t stay sad very long in such an interesting world, can one?

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Quotation: Lucy Maud Montgomery

It is sometimes a little lonely to be surrounded everywhere by a happiness that is not your own.

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Quotation: Lucy Maud Montgomery

It’s all very well to read about sorrows and imagine yourself living through them heroically, but it’s not so nice when you really come to have them, is it?

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