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  • Title: Lecture: The Ahrimanic Deception
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    • In addressing a public audience today on the most important question
    • gatherings as ours today. For he who speaks from that standpoint about
    • great part of mankind today is already under the control, from one
    • evolution of the earth. Today, into this broad historical survey, we
    • When a man of today learns to know something of this original wisdom,
    • this today — was taken up by the hearts and minds that I have just
    • give oneself illusions today about these things. Ahriman will appear
    • whole of mankind that today calls itself civilized, or will he find a
    • oneself up to illusions. People nowadays flee the truth, and one
    • and led astray. For this reason we will cast a brief glance today at
    • been lost in the course of later human history. Today man gazes from
    • through the arrogance of modern man that people say today: “Ptolemaic
    • and so on, as they are presented today in all their remarkable
    • him if the scientific superstition which grips all circles today and
    • said. It would be a false conclusion to avoid the science of the day;
    • what I am telling you today, and you will see how everywhere it has
    • today, and if you are unprejudiced you will recognize that the
    • find all the methods of our present-day science used in the books;
    • science. Today there are already a number of university scientists who
    • quite strictly, and also prove its opposite. It is possible today to
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  • Title: Lecture: The Ahrimanic Deception
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    • In addressing a public audience today on the most important question
    • gatherings as ours today. For he who speaks from that standpoint about
    • great part of mankind today is already under the control, from one
    • evolution of the earth. Today, into this broad historical survey, we
    • When a man of today learns to know something of this original wisdom,
    • this today — was taken up by the hearts and minds that I have just
    • give oneself illusions today about these things. Ahriman will appear
    • whole of mankind that today calls itself civilized, or will he find a
    • oneself up to illusions. People nowadays flee the truth, and one
    • and led astray. For this reason we will cast a brief glance today at
    • been lost in the course of later human history. Today man gazes from
    • through the arrogance of modern man that people say today: “Ptolemaic
    • and so on, as they are presented today in all their remarkable
    • him if the scientific superstition which grips all circles today and
    • said. It would be a false conclusion to avoid the science of the day;
    • what I am telling you today, and you will see how everywhere it has
    • today, and if you are unprejudiced you will recognize that the
    • find all the methods of our present-day science used in the books;
    • science. Today there are already a number of university scientists who
    • quite strictly, and also prove its opposite. It is possible today to
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  • Title: Lecture: The Alphabet
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    • knowledge of Man's relation to the universe, and today we would like
    • we have today when we say A, B, C, without any
    • When today, in various societies ‘the lost archetypal word’ is
    • poured out over the matter-of-factness of life. In speaking today, Man
    • sentences uttered today, represent the mere shreds of that primordial
    • Today we distinguish the consonant from the vowel element in speech. I
    • Man in the days of ancient civilization uttered the name of a God in
    • instinctive consciousness of those ancient days. In the alphabet we
    • spheres, and that was his cosmic name. And in those ancient days men
    • consciousness in an abstract way by consecrating individual days to
    • the spiritual cosmos. By being born on a particular day of the year we
    • should receive the name of the saint whose day it is on the calendar.
    • those olden days was one and the same thing. The wisdom in the
    • learning contained in any branch of knowledge today, which is built up
    • which in earlier days, existed in instinctive clarity. Today grammar
    • find that grammar was not the abstract subject it is today but that
    • astronomy. Arithmetic was not taught as the abstraction of today, but
    • looked upon differently from how it is done today. I will give you a
    • How does one picture 1, 2, 3 to oneself today? It is done by thinking
    • piling them up. In olden days one did not count in this way. A start
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  • Title: Lecture: The Alphabet
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    • knowledge of Man's relation to the universe, and today we would like
    • we have today when we say A, B, C, without any
    • When today, in various societies ‘the lost archetypal word’ is
    • poured out over the matter-of-factness of life. In speaking today, Man
    • sentences uttered today, represent the mere shreds of that primordial
    • Today we distinguish the consonant from the vowel element in speech. I
    • Man in the days of ancient civilization uttered the name of a God in
    • instinctive consciousness of those ancient days. In the alphabet we
    • spheres, and that was his cosmic name. And in those ancient days men
    • consciousness in an abstract way by consecrating individual days to
    • the spiritual cosmos. By being born on a particular day of the year we
    • should receive the name of the saint whose day it is on the calendar.
    • those olden days was one and the same thing. The wisdom in the
    • learning contained in any branch of knowledge today, which is built up
    • which in earlier days, existed in instinctive clarity. Today grammar
    • find that grammar was not the abstract subject it is today but that
    • astronomy. Arithmetic was not taught as the abstraction of today, but
    • looked upon differently from how it is done today. I will give you a
    • How does one picture 1, 2, 3 to oneself today? It is done by thinking
    • piling them up. In olden days one did not count in this way. A start
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  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy and Christianity
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    • often happens today, then prejudice will be heaped upon prejudice when
    • Nowadays it very often happens that as soon as one begins to say this
    • upon the concentration of thinking, begin just where our everyday
    • in everyday life (but are nevertheless there) so that they become
    • world. To say this is held against one nowadays, even more so than any
    • vague talk of “spirit” in general. Many people today feel the
    • be presented concretely and in detail. It is acceptable today to speak of
    • today to speak of concrete details and facts encountered upon entering
    • — devotion felt in everyday life and in life's special moments as
    • The soul-spiritual core of our being, which is hidden in everyday life
    • It is still perfectly understandable today that people have a bias
    • felt in human culture today in the same way as the new natural
    • scientific knowledge did in its day. Spiritual science wants to
    • In his day, even Nicholas Copernicus, a canon of the Church, was
    • follows: “In those days people had religious prejudices against
    • revered as outstanding individuals. People of today who try to be
    • can stir human beings to their depths every hour of every day; they
    • even before His coming. Anyone saying that today would be accused of
    • soul to the spiritual world is tremendously different today than it
    • our cultural life today. Spiritual science is in full agreement with
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy and Christianity
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    • often happens today, then prejudice will be heaped upon prejudice when
    • Nowadays it very often happens that as soon as one begins to say this
    • upon the concentration of thinking, begin just where our everyday
    • in everyday life (but are nevertheless there) so that they become
    • world. To say this is held against one nowadays, even more so than any
    • vague talk of “spirit” in general. Many people today feel the
    • be presented concretely and in detail. It is acceptable today to speak of
    • today to speak of concrete details and facts encountered upon entering
    • — devotion felt in everyday life and in life's special moments as
    • The soul-spiritual core of our being, which is hidden in everyday life
    • It is still perfectly understandable today that people have a bias
    • felt in human culture today in the same way as the new natural
    • scientific knowledge did in its day. Spiritual science wants to
    • In his day, even Nicholas Copernicus, a canon of the Church, was
    • follows: “In those days people had religious prejudices against
    • revered as outstanding individuals. People of today who try to be
    • can stir human beings to their depths every hour of every day; they
    • even before His coming. Anyone saying that today would be accused of
    • soul to the spiritual world is tremendously different today than it
    • our cultural life today. Spiritual science is in full agreement with
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy as a Substance of Life and Feeling
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    • spiritual inwardness has been used up and to-day it exists no longer,
    • every day at 8 a.m. One day you discover that on that particular
    • garage with a roof supported by columns. On that particular day on
    • you. The day's course from morning to night always contains things
    • recognise who is speaking to them. Only because to-day men pass by so
    • Let me indicate an example showing you what I really mean: To-day
    • explained to-day are intended as a help, so that anthroposophical
  • Title: Lecture: Anthroposophy as a Substance of Life and Feeling
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    • spiritual inwardness has been used up and to-day it exists no longer,
    • every day at 8 a.m. One day you discover that on that particular
    • garage with a roof supported by columns. On that particular day on
    • you. The day's course from morning to night always contains things
    • recognise who is speaking to them. Only because to-day men pass by so
    • Let me indicate an example showing you what I really mean: To-day
    • explained to-day are intended as a help, so that anthroposophical
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture I: The uniform plan of World History. The Confluence of three spiritual streams in the Bhagavad Gita.
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    • WE stand today, as it were, at the starting-point of the foundation of
    • of the present day.
    • day, is to be found, on the one hand, that which appertains to the
    • present-day man is directly aware, but that which works within him,
    • and to which he must develop himself. When man some day attains to
    • like the learning of our present day, only that this is not permeated
    • soul so that it experiences something not to be found in everyday
    • streams, the Vedas, the Sankhaya, and the Yoga, and today we are
    • waking, life and death, you will find there what in our present-day
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture II: The basis of knowledge of the Gita, the Veda, Sankhya, Yoga.
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    • yesterday, said by qualified persons to be the most important
    • heights! We know, to be sure, that in those old days mankind was
    • spiritual worlds, but also that the science of those days could
    • that today we recognise, for quite other reasons, the correctness of
    • that in many respects, if we simply alter the expressions we use today
    • things as they appear to the present day clairvoyant perception; so
    • spiritually-minded man can attain today with the means at his command.
    • In the early days of the Theosophical Movement less was done by means
    • carried over from the Gita-time in the East into our present day.
    • wisdom of the Gita, we shall devote ourselves today to the old
    • everyday life today we have to distinguish between that which is our
    • terminology, we call Spirit-Man. That, however, which will some day
    • substance of Spirit-Man in which we shall some day be ensheathed, has
    • may say: Other beings have today already sheaths which will some day
    • will some day consist exists in the universe. This, which our teaching
    • developed. To the man of today this highest form has not come into
    • consideration, but the day will come, as we have shown when it will
    • both together Spirit-Self. In those old days it was quite justifiable
    • today and later elaborate. It was justifiable because one could not
    • make ourselves understood at the present day; the characteristic which
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  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture III: The union of the three streams in the Christ Impulse, the Teaching of Krishna.
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    • We have in the last few days made acquaintance with two different
    • present day still remains to the normal man of such knowledge, of a
    • which lifts us above everyday human experiences, above all passions,
    • have not become a burden to any, now that we laboured night and day
    • We have already pointed out in yesterday's lecture, that in the Gita
    • they belong. Neither do we know much of a man today because he has to
    • that we make use of today are not very important either. In bygone
    • for instance, to say at the present day, men's convictions being what
    • alluded to everyday occurrences, of a person of whom it had been
    • today speak of mankind in general, they speak of it in the abstract,
    • we ourselves today, ensnared as we are in the sense-world, and this
    • abstract idea one has in one's mind today. “No,” they say,
    • all, teachings of which we spoke in yesterday's lecture, sublime words
    • be led away from the contemplation of everyday things by another path,
    • the small everyday man, so is Krishna to the individual man.
    • to bring any such feelings of everyday life to bear upon what he thus
    • stillness, in the highest Divine or in everyday life, whether Thou art
  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture IV: The nature of the Bhagavad Gita and the significance of the Epistles of St. Paul. How the Christ Impulse surpasses the Krishna Impulse.
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    • AT the beginning of yesterday's lecture I pointed out how different
    • beautiful blossom, might some day spring forth. It is really no proper
    • prophetically before us what it will some day become, when thousands
    • day to become great and which is first to be found in invisible form
    • today, see what he has to occupy himself with as regards his external
    • into another condition. He had so to say his everyday condition, in
    • an everyday body, and within that everyday body his finer spiritual
    • body, his Sunday body, if I may use such a comparison. With his
    • everyday body he did his everyday work, and with his Sunday body
    • of that olden time would be astonished that we in our day hew out our
    • knowledge by means of our everyday body, and never put on our Sunday
    • Sankhya philosophy, he did not then feel as does the man of today,
    • today is the physical head, but was more pronounced in the other
    • he took off his everyday body and put on his Sunday body, he felt as
    • experiencing altered when a man drew on his Sunday body and prepared
    • for wisdom in their everyday body, and who crushes their Sunday body
    • conquered that which we now put on externally as an everyday dress;
    • to a passage which, to the man of the present day, must certainly
    • knowledge, and try and understand how it worked. The man of today only
    • day is no longer there. Certainly the man of today can realise much of
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  • Title: Bhagavad Gita/Paul: Lecture V: The spiritual nature of Maya. Krishna - the Light-Halo of Christ. The Risen One.
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    • were then only communicated by word of mouth. In those old days
    • science in our day, but it cannot be considered occult simply because
    • even in our day. The scientific teaching of
    • our day. The scientific teaching of Fichte and the philosophy of Hegel
    • printing. For while one person who takes up the Gita today sees in it
    • Paul. We pointed out yesterday that, according to Krishna, everything
    • your hearts today. His inspiration, however, was derived from his
    • Post-Atlantean age, of which we spoke yesterday. Then, by way of
    • creation of the Elohim, and that on the last day of creation they
    • lectures, but something of which perhaps many in the coming days will
  • Title: Lecture: The Bible and Wisdom
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    • things, that the very arguments of men who to-day feel bound to attack the
    • any general recognition, and to-day there is practically none, of the extent
    • the attitude adopted towards it by men who to-day take it seriously has
    • to-day feel themselves compelled to attack the Bible because of their desire
    • intellectual and spiritual life has changed. To-day we shall do no more than
    • seven days including the creation of man, and that then there is a further
    • ‘Elohim’ in the narrative of the six days' creation, and then
    • which might well be called a mutilation of the Bible. To-day there are
    • earth and living beings through the six days of creation, is of the nature of
    • That may serve briefly to characterise the outlook of to-day; but if nobody
    • generations might hold as an universal conviction that which to-day is only
    • consider to-day. It is the standpoint of Spiritual Science, or
    • To-day we build upon the foundations of what was achieved by such
    • days existed between men and nature, we find that in the old Schools or
    • many people to-day.
    • scientific thought. It was not customary in those days to look out at Nature
    • in the teachings and the authority of Aristotle than in their own eyes. To-day
    • knowledge of nature which men ought to possess. To-day the scientist confronts
    • much more spiritual, than what we understand to-day by the nerves. And because
    • How has it come about that to-day we are in a position to do greater justice
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    • things, that the very arguments of men who to-day feel bound to attack the
    • any general recognition, and to-day there is practically none, of the extent
    • the attitude adopted towards it by men who to-day take it seriously has
    • to-day feel themselves compelled to attack the Bible because of their desire
    • intellectual and spiritual life has changed. To-day we shall do no more than
    • seven days including the creation of man, and that then there is a further
    • ‘Elohim’ in the narrative of the six days' creation, and then
    • which might well be called a mutilation of the Bible. To-day there are
    • earth and living beings through the six days of creation, is of the nature of
    • That may serve briefly to characterise the outlook of to-day; but if nobody
    • generations might hold as an universal conviction that which to-day is only
    • consider to-day. It is the standpoint of Spiritual Science, or
    • To-day we build upon the foundations of what was achieved by such
    • days existed between men and nature, we find that in the old Schools or
    • many people to-day.
    • scientific thought. It was not customary in those days to look out at Nature
    • in the teachings and the authority of Aristotle than in their own eyes. To-day
    • knowledge of nature which men ought to possess. To-day the scientist confronts
    • much more spiritual, than what we understand to-day by the nerves. And because
    • How has it come about that to-day we are in a position to do greater justice
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  • Title: Lecture: Soul and Spirit in the Human Physical Constitution
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    • Today I want to interpolate a theme which may possibly seem to you
    • today to consider certain matters which make for a better
    • members. But we will leave this aside today and think about something
    • is how the human as earthly being today is constituted.
    • have this day-consciousness only. For the solid body is permeated by
    • again the clear day-consciousness is permeated by the
    • soul. Passing from the clear day-consciousness to the
    • experiences belonging to the clear day-consciousness. Thought based on
    • the air body or the warmth-body, and the day-consciousness without
    • day-consciousness. But coming downwards we have the
    • But fundamentally speaking, the externalized thinking of today takes
  • Title: Lecture: The Moral as the Source of World-Creative Power
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    • I tried yesterday to give certain indications about the constitution
    • current today. It became clear to us that in order to build this
    • of study today and is alone recognized by modern science as organic in
    • yesterday, it is usual to take account only of the consciousness known
    • yesterday that dreams are essentially pictures or symbols of inner
    • science of today, and it is the one and only picture in which a really
    • I said yesterday actually underlies the outer tone conveyed in the
    • We come to the point of saying to ourselves that if today we allow
    • of the universe cannot speak, as so many speak today, of the
    • world-order. But today it is desired to keep this truth concealed and
    • based upon what is studied today in anatomy and physiology it will not
    • be realized by the man of today. Otherwise he must ever and again be
    • today and has already penetrated into the general consciousness of
    • men. Our world-view today is based upon Copernicanism. Until the year
    • developed into the Copernican system that is taught nowadays to every
    • exist today — in astrology and the like — are sheer
    • that of today, for it was based, not upon mathematical principles but
    • Entirely false ideas prevail today of how an earlier humanity acquired
    • entities, whereas we today regard them merely as physical structures.
    • Today, the sun is pictured as a globe of burning gas which radiates
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  • Title: Lecture: The Path to Freedom and Love and their Significance in World Events
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    • case today, we make sincere endeavors to develop unbiased thinking, it
  • Title: Bridge Between: Contents of this Lecture Series
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    • The physical organism of man is considered today to consist of more
    • the human organism prevailing today is unable to build any bridge between
    • has no place in the natural scientific thinking of today. — The
  • Title: Lecture: Christ in Relation to Lucifer and Ahriman
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    • most historians today concede that World War II was in part caused by
    • As it stands today, Rudolf Steiner's call to instate the Christ in His
    • SOME DAY WHEN THE BUILDING in Dornach that is dedicated to the
    • related in this world. To this day there has been much talk about
    • In yesterday's public lecture
    • prowess available to people in those days, but by something entirely
    • extent to which people in those days understood the Christ impulse
    • available to human beings in those days is not important, but rather
    • whose aura has been permeated by Christ. During the day's twenty-four
    • days from Christmas to the Epiphany. In ancient ages when, as you know
    • summer, when the earth is asleep. Therefore, St. John's midsummer-day
    • in this way, as if by natural initiation. Nowadays man must make a
    • whether her soul was inspired in the nights from the 25th day of
    • twelve or thirteen special days when the Christ impulse could have
    • such a sleep-like state in a human being. During the last few days
    • few days in the womb, then these days could also be days of natural
    • such a person would have to be born on the sixth day of January. Joan
    • of Arc was born on that day. It is her special mystery that she was
    • born on the 6th day of January and had spent the time from Christmas
    • to the day of Epiphany in a peculiar sleep-like state in the womb of
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    • most historians today concede that World War II was in part caused by
    • As it stands today, Rudolf Steiner's call to instate the Christ in His
    • SOME DAY WHEN THE BUILDING in Dornach that is dedicated to the
    • related in this world. To this day there has been much talk about
    • In yesterday's public lecture
    • prowess available to people in those days, but by something entirely
    • extent to which people in those days understood the Christ impulse
    • available to human beings in those days is not important, but rather
    • whose aura has been permeated by Christ. During the day's twenty-four
    • days from Christmas to the Epiphany. In ancient ages when, as you know
    • summer, when the earth is asleep. Therefore, St. John's midsummer-day
    • in this way, as if by natural initiation. Nowadays man must make a
    • whether her soul was inspired in the nights from the 25th day of
    • twelve or thirteen special days when the Christ impulse could have
    • such a sleep-like state in a human being. During the last few days
    • few days in the womb, then these days could also be days of natural
    • such a person would have to be born on the sixth day of January. Joan
    • of Arc was born on that day. It is her special mystery that she was
    • born on the 6th day of January and had spent the time from Christmas
    • to the day of Epiphany in a peculiar sleep-like state in the womb of
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  • Title: Lecture: The Concepts of Original Sin and Grace
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    • A course of lectures in Helsingfors was to have begun today, but as
    • than is possible today. They were nearer to the divine-spiritual and
    • physical body. We will remind ourselves especially today that the
    • same as that of the animals as we know them today. Man was never an
    • judged as it is to be judged today, when he has an ego. In the last
    • was not the being he is today, but neither is he to be identified with
    • today. This temptation by Lucifer occurred at the time when man was
    • with which, properly speaking, he can no longer be a sinner today, for
    • present such things as we today express with words that have been famous
    • respects today ideas which are to be regarded as the very highest
    • the heights of ideas which are still abstract today. When this
    • many historians today but which can neither live nor die because they
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    • A course of lectures in Helsingfors was to have begun today, but as
    • than is possible today. They were nearer to the divine-spiritual and
    • physical body. We will remind ourselves especially today that the
    • same as that of the animals as we know them today. Man was never an
    • judged as it is to be judged today, when he has an ego. In the last
    • was not the being he is today, but neither is he to be identified with
    • today. This temptation by Lucifer occurred at the time when man was
    • with which, properly speaking, he can no longer be a sinner today, for
    • present such things as we today express with words that have been famous
    • respects today ideas which are to be regarded as the very highest
    • the heights of ideas which are still abstract today. When this
    • many historians today but which can neither live nor die because they
  • Title: Lecture: Esoteric Studies: Cosmic Ego and Human Ego
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    • Today we shall have to discuss an aspect of the question which to many
    • possessing human beings; and they are still doing that today.
    • to us again today. If we allow the Gospels to work upon us — we can
    • the human intellect is permeated by the Luciferic forces. If we today,
    • some one whom he had seen only a few days before, especially if he
    • All these things can be understood today through occult principles, on
  • Title: Lecture: Esoteric Studies: Cosmic Ego and Human Ego
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    • Today we shall have to discuss an aspect of the question which to many
    • possessing human beings; and they are still doing that today.
    • to us again today. If we allow the Gospels to work upon us — we can
    • the human intellect is permeated by the Luciferic forces. If we today,
    • some one whom he had seen only a few days before, especially if he
    • All these things can be understood today through occult principles, on
  • Title: Lecture: Conscience and Wonder as Indications of Spiritual Vision in the Past and in the Future
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    • some things today which are less suited to the written word, and may
    • Today we shall begin by pointing out two experiences of human life,
    • Let us keep this truth of everyday life clearly before our minds and
    • over everyday things which we are quite used to see, philosophy and
    • things, to explain occurrences of everyday life, because he is able to
    • differently from to-day. For if Anthroposophy says that man existed in
    • then his amazement at such an everyday occurrence as the accustomed
    • clairvoyance into the clear waking consciousness of our present day,
    • did man win in olden days through ancient clairvoyance? Something is
    • ancient times, can also not enter the dream-consciousness of today.
    • neither wonder at the things of everyday life, nor conscience.
    • done this!" or "You have failed to do that!" The deeds of the past day
    • everyday occurrences of life — with much less wonder than he feels,
    • attention to them than to everyday proceedings. Indeed people who live
    • We live to-day in a time when many things come to meet us in life
    • characters in human beings to-day, and yet among these widely
    • earth even to-day who know about reincarnation and for whom it is an
    • In other words, those who have to-day a thoughtful nature link their
    • forgotten them; but our whole culture stands to-day at a turning-point
    • This ability can be found in only a few people today, but in the
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    • some things today which are less suited to the written word, and may
    • Today we shall begin by pointing out two experiences of human life,
    • Let us keep this truth of everyday life clearly before our minds and
    • over everyday things which we are quite used to see, philosophy and
    • things, to explain occurrences of everyday life, because he is able to
    • differently from to-day. For if Anthroposophy says that man existed in
    • then his amazement at such an everyday occurrence as the accustomed
    • clairvoyance into the clear waking consciousness of our present day,
    • did man win in olden days through ancient clairvoyance? Something is
    • ancient times, can also not enter the dream-consciousness of today.
    • neither wonder at the things of everyday life, nor conscience.
    • done this!" or "You have failed to do that!" The deeds of the past day
    • everyday occurrences of life — with much less wonder than he feels,
    • attention to them than to everyday proceedings. Indeed people who live
    • We live to-day in a time when many things come to meet us in life
    • characters in human beings to-day, and yet among these widely
    • earth even to-day who know about reincarnation and for whom it is an
    • In other words, those who have to-day a thoughtful nature link their
    • forgotten them; but our whole culture stands to-day at a turning-point
    • This ability can be found in only a few people today, but in the
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    • Spiritual Science that they may not be understood today, but it will
    • use. And so during the days that had been fixed for the Genoa
    • these are truths which could not have been given out today were it not
    • theologians of today simply cannot understand Christianity — for
    • spoken as I have today, in order that each of you may know how things
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    • for days and seemed to be famished with hunger. The other took
    • “I have no house on the earth, no boat on the sea; by day I live in
    • light, strong enough even to read by. During the day it looked like a
    • it shrank to a tiny size. One day the wife had a strange impulse to
    • things began to happen there. By day, and especially by night, nobody
    • a few days he died. They sent a second and then a third, both of whom
    • a few days the spirit-friend came to the young man, told him that she
    • Spiritual into the Material. As we today see the rain falling from
    • world-evolution. Men of the present day will often stand amazed at
    • Science has to offer, then one day, in a form unsuited to Western
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    • “CHANCE” AND PRESENT-DAY CONSCIOUSNESS.AN EASTER MEDITATION
    • WE will begin the lecture today by thinking of what is implied by the
    • attitude of materialistic thought today is an example of almost the
    • the stage of perceiving law in those happenings and facts which today
    • 25:13 Watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour wherein the Son of man cometh. \
    • subjects which are dragged to light nowadays and which Friedrich
    • history today from the standpoint of materialism, may say: “The
    • themselves speak so forcibly. In these days, as a matter of fact,
    • apparent. Hence the science of today which really lacks courage and is
    • led to the scientific method and attitude of today — an
    • example too. One day, because of my publications on Goethe, I was
    • time and the work did not appear. In those days it was practically a
    • where he speaks of those happenings which today he still ascribes to
    • Exusiai were being made manifest in what today seems to he pure
    • “chance” happenings of today they will find the courage to
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    • present day. It meant a great deal to me when our friends in Finland
    • presented today, biblical and other records clearly based upon occult
    • is possible for us to rediscover today. These ancient records present
    • life of soul were not always as they are today. In primeval times of
    • dawning of the consciousness we know today, there were conditions,
    • clairvoyance was dying away and present-day consciousness was
    • will be the case today, or whether through the old clairvoyance, the
    • human form becomes an “Imagination.” In those olden days,
    • spiritual research. The human being of today has the outer form we see
    • today, sent down the animal kingdom before him and then followed
    • acquired today of the spiritual worlds. The Kalewala is an example of
    • down of the Kalewala as we possess it today; the songs were heard from
    • today, it becomes apparent, if we are willing to recognise it, that in
    • them, there is occult content which can be rediscovered today, just as
    • this day retain many customs and arts reminiscent of an ancient form
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    • has knowledge of the great cosmic Laws revealed today by Spiritual
    • lived from 1483 to 1521, was born on a Good Friday and through this
    • himself be born” on a Good Friday, in order to indicate his
    • Paul came among the Greeks, saying to them: “Until this day you
    • aware of it, men have in their souls today the feeling of an
    • originals — for so very long. Anyone who looks today with sorrow
    • “Disputa.” What is to be seen today on the walls of the
    • knowledge of the vista of human evolution one day to be opened up by
    • depicts how on Easter Day, Christ re-visits the Mount of Olives in the
    • vista of a return of Christ on an Easter Day in the far distant
    • the Mount of Olives on an Easter Day, describing it as it appeared to
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    • It would be difficult today to find anyone in civilised Europe who has
    • however, there were such persons — although nowadays they would,
    • the days of materialism, the philosophers always sought for the
    • whatever to do. That is a point where the culture of our day abandons
    • happens today is not the outcome of any scientific hypothesis but of
    • today, that the teachings of Lao-tse or Confucius do not differ from
    • is very easy today to emphasise how seldom humanity is ruled by
    • that since those days, love has so far gained ground that even if
    • today inequalities still persist among men, there is already present
    • men. Nobody would dare nowadays — if he is to avoid the tragic
    • misrepresentation and distortion are the order of the day. We
    • human being today. On the other hand, all the power of compassion will
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    • today to explain why this last Flood which was supposed to have
    • they are today; where the forces of the ether-body are in operation,
    • everything arises from within. A man of today can only have an idea
    • the outer perception of him was the same as it is today, would be
    • at the present day, these pictures, although full of the greatest
    • leading to perception as it is in our day have been developing for
    • heritage that has come to us from the olden days of Atlantis, when
    • were left in widely scattered regions. There is not enough time today
    • things of the kind nowadays, but men will gradually become aware that
    • Suppose someone today reads one of the many biographies of Raphael. He
    • unwilling today to listen to any suggestion of the introduction of
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    • IT will be my task today to speak of the nature and being of Man, in
    • Today, however, we will think of what man is as a creation of the
    • present in the human being as he moves about the world today; and the
    • other than the senses, is obvious; for in this everyday, waking
    • everyday consciousness are formed, disintegrates and decays at death.
    • say that the instrument of his everyday consciousness falls away from
    • life-ether. What was retained at the beginning for a few days only, is
    • the outer world. Everyday consciousness is bound up with the physical
    • days after death, so in the period during which the human being is
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    • even today, side by side with the inherited characteristics of race or
    • already today it is apparent that culture, instead of being borne by
    • principle of Spiritual Science to speak today of continental limits,
    • individual. (The point that has been developed today has been dealt
    • teachers, but even in those days, leadership was gradually becoming an
    • Science teaches today.
    • been so quickened by the first Christ Event that in days to come, the
    • some young person living today are announced. That is a very different
    • “the world rolls onwards like a wheel; in olden days there were
    • came from a Theosophist. For he knows that the souls living today also
    • knowledge possessed by occultists today is already hinted at in
    • anyone who knows the world today will realise that nothing can so
    • broadcast today were to find any widespread acceptance, namely, that
    • England today the President of the Theosophical Society should be
    • a theosophical address that the day will come for proclaiming:
    • of occultism. Every kind of league exists in the world today
    • today to found a branch of such an Order, used the following argument
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    • III “Chance” and Present-Day Consciousness.
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    • today.
    • form in which they served the spiritual weal of men in days gone by.
    • connection may not always be understood by the reader today. In the
    • the Anglo-Indian Theosophical Society, and during the last days of
    • officially founded. The rhythms of the years recall such days vividly
    • available to us once again as a memorial of those days. They rang out
    • in power during the last days of December of that same year, in
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    • our own day. We will have to pass millennia in review, and what we
    • from the troubles of the day, from what his routine brings to him, and
    • on this we may ask: Since these souls that dwell in us today have
    • cultural monuments that they see again today. The same souls that
    • capacities, and dispositions. Thus the way we look on nature today,
    • appeared quite other than it is today. Things were entirely different
    • different bodies than today; we reach ancient Atlantis, of which our
    • today lived also in the ancient Atlanteans. Those were our souls. Then
    • culture of a unique kind, and we today can form only a feeble idea of
    • Whatever we may think of this today, men will see that the salvation
    • are again incarnated today. If we follow our general line of thought
    • Egyptian culture and that of today. We have observed the law of
    • present today with the Jesus child. In the fact that this Isis is
    • Still another connection can be brought before you today. We recall
    • the spiritual world, even though today he cannot look up; he can then
    • inclination that souls have today to lay great weight upon the outer
    • physical life. All that we describe today as the attachment to matter
    • to love the physical world; through this it is so often said today
    • world was to be awakened. That we see the world as we do today is a
    • Particularly in those days mankind was led by high individualities who
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    • YESTERDAY we looked at certain connections in the spiritual
    • days, repeats itself in our own lives and destinies in the fifth
    • In order to lay a proper foundation, we must today allow still other
    • today. It did not have the firm mineral base of today; the mineral
    • kingdom was not as it is today; the earth did not bear the same plants
    • today; men had no bony system. All that was formed later. The farther
    • present-day man. Many, many things were necessary for this, just as
    • its evolution. Today these beings are already as far along as man will
    • today, for they contained the metals in fluid form. In the middle of
    • then entirely different from the air of today, for all kinds of vapors
    • preparing itself was a sort of sketch of the man of today. We will
    • In Atlantis man was entirely different from today, but he had reached
    • comparison with the consciousness of today. Today man perceives the
    • At this point we must make it clear that today man has a double
    • consciousness, a bright day-consciousness and a sleep or dream
    • outlines as today. If we picture ourselves walking through a dense fog
    • though enveloped in mist. That was the look of things by day. By night
    • today. When the Atlantean went out of his body, he did not sink into
    • truly as man today does not see these beings at night, so truly did he
    • actually perceived the divine beings. By day he was the companion of
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    • YESTERDAY we spoke of the mysterious connection between the earlier
    • from those of today. Through these different forms of consciousness
    • Today we must gradually penetrate a little more into the souls of the
    • the world, thus approaching our form of day-consciousness. It was they
    • relationships of life. For them the true day-consciousness, in which
    • is done today; they colonized in a different way. They knew that they
    • night, but that he could then perceive just as he perceived by day — if
    • we can speak at all of night or day in that time. By day he perceived
    • the first traces of what we today so clearly see as the world of
    • we today need no proof of the existence of minerals. The gods were his
    • It was like seeing kings and emperors to day. Many do not see them,
    • surrounding objects in a way different from his perception today. This
    • was true even while he was conscious during the day. We must try to
    • of his waking day at that time. But these pictures had another
    • clearly defined as we do today, but when he directed his attention to
    • today. We see only the surface and do not penetrate into the inner
    • noticed its taste as we approached it. Today we must lick it before we
    • asleep. By day he saw the material; by night he saw what lived in
    • things. By day he saw stones, plants, and animals, he heard the wind
    • form, what he only sensed by day — the spirits that live in all things.
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    • YESTERDAY we closed with the discussion of an extraordinarily
    • It was not entirely similar to the man of today. If we can think of a
    • everyday life. It is not only in school that pupils sometimes fail to
    • prepare the earth as we have it today.
    • today as the evolution of humanity through the planetary conditions of
    • approximately as we today would describe our world evolution. What he
    • today consists of four members, physical body, etheric body, astral
    • etheric and astral bodies be made clear. Today man is himself only
    • influence on the pupil was entirely different from what it is today.
    • today. Entirely different forces worked from age to youth. This will
    • as a misdemeanor today. Changes take place, and today no one has a
    • right to copy such methods. Certain phenomena today may remind us of
    • and direct in a high degree through thoughts, in a way we today cannot
    • imagine at all. Today such forces would be woefully misused. In
    • the official medical practice of today. The Egyptian physician and
    • exert a much greater influence on man. Today, when he sleeps, man
    • against himself through his day-consciousness, those forces could be
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    • of today; rather did it contain in solution all the substances which
    • modern mind to grasp. There are people today who describe the sun as
    • purely material conception of the sun prevails exclusively today. The
    • sun today as it is represented in popular books, in the books that are
    • about man, so the physicist who describes the sun today leaves out the
    • than the light. But since all this that is present in the sun today
    • themselves were also united with the earth. Even today they are
    • such a consciousness as the plant-world has today. These men were not
    • beings of today, woven through by all the spiritual beings, who rayed
    • mother earth. As in a cruder sense the child of today is cherished and
    • all that today belongs to the sun forsook our earth and left the
    • today in a degenerated form in fishes. The fishes that we see in the
    • water today are relics of those men, although naturally in a decadent
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    • MANY of you, in reflecting upon what we have said in the last few days
    • of many present-day highly prized notions. You will have said to
    • yourselves, “Yesterday we heard that the worst forces in
    • mummy. Today man evolves between these two extremes, between unlimited
    • beautiful measured movements that we have today would become
    • But this light of the sun is reflected in a different form every day.
    • heavens. On the next day it has grown to the second form, and so on
    • through fourteen days until we have the fourteenth form in the full
    • moon. In fourteen days Osiris turns himself toward the earth in the
    • something that today is of the greatest importance. We know that the
    • fourteen phases from full moon to new moon. During the fourteen days
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    • today.
    • schools, we must now turn our attention to what we began yesterday and
    • which stem from the positions of the moon during the twenty-eight days
    • today.
    • with the eyes of today, on approaching such a light-form one would
    • gleams into space in a regular form. Today, one can hardly form a
    • present in this, in solution, just as today we find fluid and solid
    • the highest animal form was the fish, although not the fish of today.
    • thus day and night began. But at that time, the days and nights were
    • much longer than today. At the time when the moon had not yet split
    • up, so that today it is the so-called pineal gland. At that time man
    • has been described today could be read by the pupil in the Akashic
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    • today has toward fish. Think of the pleasure of seeing a beautiful
    • apocalyptic picture of the Bull, although not the bull of today, which
    • are the physical ancestors of the males of today, while those in whom
    • of the females of today. The other types disappeared more and more;
    • than today to go through an alternation of consciousness. That was a
    • companions. Day-consciousness, on the other hand, was weak. This
    • Nerthus is thought of (as is often done today) as a phantom of the
    • come days of rejoicing and all places keep holiday, as many as she
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    • moon also departed. Today something will be added to these facts,
    • however, today we must throw a little light on certain other facts of
    • consciousness, which grew ever weaker, and a day-consciousness, an
    • head-consciousness of today. Gradually he lost the capacity of
    • in sleep. However, the clarity of day-consciousness waxed in the same
    • clairvoyant consciousness in which he had no inkling of what we today
    • him all that we describe here today were obvious facts.
    • body replenishment for the wear and tear of the day, so that it feels
    • more sharply by day, so that the objects around them appeared in ever
    • today there are occasional persons who have preserved it as a natural
    • day-consciousness began to light up. The night was without
    • the physical is present to him today. Like a memory this passed
    • earth would become a good planet one day, that it would be redeemed,
    • How can the man of today get some impression of the liveliness that
    • Today little remains of this feeling for space. I shall make no
    • an inkling can be conveyed today, such as the space-feeling of the
    • Today we have followed the evolution of the cultures of the
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    • ourselves today with all sorts of mythical things that we can put to
    • same as what happens when they are reborn and die again today. Just as
    • sojourn there was something quite different from what it is today.
    • abstractly yesterday.
    • with him into the spiritual world the treasure that the man of today
    • Christian religion today existed already among the ancients and was
    • today in its three sheaths was embodied in the same way in a foregoing
    • these secrets were, the matter is still not rightly understood today.
    • are today, but whom man saw and learned to know when he was in the
    • companions. By day he lived in the physical world, but in the other
    • today; there was as yet nothing like a bony skeleton. The Atlantean
    • before and has not happened again to this day. With the Christ-being
    • forces that burn up the bones. Today the building up of the bones has
    • This is what we wanted to bring before our souls today. On this basis
    • life of today.
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    • today we shall consider the mighty event of the Christ's appearance on
    • of developing organs of vision in his higher bodies. Today man sees
    • that the pupils had to learn what we today would call elementary
    • theosophy. Much more strongly than today it was required that the
    • as he sees the physical world today.
    • three and a half days, the candidate was put into a deathlike
    • journey during the three and a half days. He had been led through the
    • intelligence was connected with this. If today we examine a person in
    • the green shimmering of his luminous astral and etheric form. Today
    • today it has not died; it only approaches man in another form. When
    • among the peasants perhaps, rest in the fields at midday in the hot
    • different names. In certain regions it is called the midday woman.
    • Many people in the country will recount that they have met the midday
    • questions to the men who experienced her, so this midday woman also
    • asks questions. You may hear it told how the midday woman asks endless
    • relic of the old Sphinx. The midday woman has grown out of the ancient
    • powerfully than today toward evil pressing upon him from without. But
    • not right for him. Substances that are taken into the stomach today
    • will be raised to light one day, wisdom that mankind formerly
    • possessed. Not only are many things bungled in medicine today, but
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    • the spiritual life. The majority of men today have no inkling of the
    • whom the physicians of today could not hold a candle. The men of today
    • offered today by way of interpretation of the inscriptions, in which
    • spirit in his works of art, but today the spirit has descended very
    • different meaning and power. What is memory today? Reflect on whether
    • those days there would have been no sense in giving a single man a
    • When a man dies today he has a life in kamaloka, after which comes a
    • man felt himself connected with the times of his forefathers. Today a
    • similar arose. Today we easily confuse what was later with what was
    • person today who accepts something as Indian teaching has no idea that
    • strove for something special. Today we may smile when we are told how
    • be thought of. But the man of today does not understand the Pharaoh
    • was. Today we see in a people, only a group of persons who can be
    • counted. To the man of today a people**
    • higher than the explanations that are given today when the Pharaohs
    • Now we must reflect that the souls of today are reincarnations of the
    • ancient Egyptian souls. For the souls of today, who experienced it in
    • Nowadays all the ideas emerge which at that time were laid down in the
    • dawning, a few months after the first full daylight, a few weeks after
    • One who studies what material science can offer today, who plunges
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    • night and sleep during the day. Of this we can be convinced in a
    • during the day, that is to say, one can become clairvoyant and see
    • sleep as regards the outer physical world; daytime consciousness at
    • man actually sleeps by day, that is to say he is not in the real sense
    • the waking life of day, our will is influenced only in an indirect
    • of will sleeps by day; the life of thought sleeps by night.
    • by day.
    • awake. During the day he is awake in respect of his intellect; during
    • can become active and effective. In his ordinary life today man is
    • the intellect which is awake by day, lies the sphere of aesthetic
    • appreciation which is continuously present in man. During the day man
    • able to dream a little even by day when we are awake; we must be able
    • sleep-consciousness. Human beings need also to dream by day if they do
    • required. Midway between the two poles of night dreaming and day
    • Astral Plane when by day we give ourselves up to a thought —
    • us today in his waking state and we observe him with the eye of
    • described today as the result of the most scrupulously careful occult
    • in our day; these achievements are essential for the welfare and the
    • in modern life. In those days they made use of all kinds of growing
    • whereas today men must build with broken fragments. All the culture of
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    • night and sleep during the day. Of this we can be convinced in a
    • during the day, that is to say, one can become clairvoyant and see
    • sleep as regards the outer physical world; daytime consciousness at
    • man actually sleeps by day, that is to say he is not in the real sense
    • the waking life of day, our will is influenced only in an indirect
    • of will sleeps by day; the life of thought sleeps by night.
    • by day.
    • awake. During the day he is awake in respect of his intellect; during
    • can become active and effective. In his ordinary life today man is
    • the intellect which is awake by day, lies the sphere of aesthetic
    • appreciation which is continuously present in man. During the day man
    • able to dream a little even by day when we are awake; we must be able
    • sleep-consciousness. Human beings need also to dream by day if they do
    • required. Midway between the two poles of night dreaming and day
    • Astral Plane when by day we give ourselves up to a thought —
    • us today in his waking state and we observe him with the eye of
    • described today as the result of the most scrupulously careful occult
    • in our day; these achievements are essential for the welfare and the
    • in modern life. In those days they made use of all kinds of growing
    • whereas today men must build with broken fragments. All the culture of
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    • speak to-day, we in the fifth Post-Atlantean period of civilisation this
    • things are as yet little developed in present-day mankind. It is true
    • As I said again only the other day, that which calls itself Science
    • nowadays takes these things far too easily. Death, for the majority of
    • are connected with the disasters which have overtaken mankind to-day.
    • behold and see his fellow-men in new and ever changing ways. To-day,
    • which as you know, will continue into the third millennium. To-day men
    • truly inward way (which artists themselves often fail to do nowadays)
    • altogether different from what the men of today are as yet inclined to
    • stranger feelings in the man of to-day, who has indeed no inclination
    • the important thing today. I always feel it with intense pain when
    • examples, for the inclinations of mankind to-day frequently go in the
    • upon one to-day, if one is speaking in all earnestness and does not
    • uncomfortable to speak of actualities to-day. Many people find the
    • another man who speaks to them as they listen to him nowadays. They
    • mankind to-day, rising in rebellion against this need, is flinging out
    • of to-day. Alas, almost at once, everyone falls back into the old
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    • speak to-day, we in the fifth Post-Atlantean period of civilisation this
    • things are as yet little developed in present-day mankind. It is true
    • As I said again only the other day, that which calls itself Science
    • nowadays takes these things far too easily. Death, for the majority of
    • are connected with the disasters which have overtaken mankind to-day.
    • behold and see his fellow-men in new and ever changing ways. To-day,
    • which as you know, will continue into the third millennium. To-day men
    • truly inward way (which artists themselves often fail to do nowadays)
    • altogether different from what the men of today are as yet inclined to
    • stranger feelings in the man of to-day, who has indeed no inclination
    • the important thing today. I always feel it with intense pain when
    • examples, for the inclinations of mankind to-day frequently go in the
    • upon one to-day, if one is speaking in all earnestness and does not
    • uncomfortable to speak of actualities to-day. Many people find the
    • another man who speaks to them as they listen to him nowadays. They
    • mankind to-day, rising in rebellion against this need, is flinging out
    • of to-day. Alas, almost at once, everyone falls back into the old
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    • are inclined to believe. Therefore, today, we will shed light on some of
    • everyday life — a question known to all of us. How can we find comfort in
    • it has been explained in the lecture two days ago, we will come to the
    • which we shall do today and tomorrow.
    • of karma, as described.the day before yesterday, are to become fruitful,
    • Yesterday I referred to the fact that our ideas cannot be taken immediately
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    • are inclined to believe. Therefore, today, we will shed light on some of
    • everyday life — a question known to all of us. How can we find comfort in
    • it has been explained in the lecture two days ago, we will come to the
    • which we shall do today and tomorrow.
    • of karma, as described.the day before yesterday, are to become fruitful,
    • Yesterday I referred to the fact that our ideas cannot be taken immediately
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    • upon us of the science of the spirit. Much, however, that today bears the
    • should be painfully conscious that we have eyes. Today, however,
    • quieting and harmonizing of our senses so that today we can use them
    • the case. Then the single organs live selflessly within us. Our everyday
    • reason why illness results from the selfishness of our organs. Today we
    • organs. Someday these relations of the outer world with our organs will
    • archangels today; “Thou has brought thinking, feeling and willing,
    • Christian, although many representatives of Christianity today would
    • consummation of the Mystery of Golgotha.” Theologians of today no
    • I wished to explain this today in order that upon another occasion in the
    • In the early days, when we were working at spiritual science in Germany,
    • Golgotha! Then, perhaps, that will appear the most Christian that today is
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Sacrifices of Christ
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    • upon us of the science of the spirit. Much, however, that today bears the
    • should be painfully conscious that we have eyes. Today, however,
    • quieting and harmonizing of our senses so that today we can use them
    • the case. Then the single organs live selflessly within us. Our everyday
    • reason why illness results from the selfishness of our organs. Today we
    • organs. Someday these relations of the outer world with our organs will
    • archangels today; “Thou has brought thinking, feeling and willing,
    • Christian, although many representatives of Christianity today would
    • consummation of the Mystery of Golgotha.” Theologians of today no
    • I wished to explain this today in order that upon another occasion in the
    • In the early days, when we were working at spiritual science in Germany,
    • Golgotha! Then, perhaps, that will appear the most Christian that today is
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    • present day are bound to adopt a suspicious and adverse attitude towards
    • to a married couple. The mother died in child-birth. The same day the
    • a stroke, and he, too, died the day the child was born. Hence the infant met
    • with the misfortune of becoming an orphan on the first day of her earthly
    • imagines that he would sit in his parsonage and the day would come when by two
    • before the first day of the next month; if it were later, according to his
    • superstition it could have no success. One day, towards the end of the
    • and perhaps remains alive for days together under the most horrible
    • experience in everyday life, provided we consider this life in its true
    • can picture the complete contrast between what the day brought him in the
    • strange it may seem to many people now-a-days, I should like to make a
    • to-day, where it is not merely theoretical knowledge but knowledge that
    • This question of fortune has been raised to-day to show how everyday existence
    • observations of to-day may serve to set before men an ideal that
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    • present day are bound to adopt a suspicious and adverse attitude towards
    • to a married couple. The mother died in child-birth. The same day the
    • a stroke, and he, too, died the day the child was born. Hence the infant met
    • with the misfortune of becoming an orphan on the first day of her earthly
    • imagines that he would sit in his parsonage and the day would come when by two
    • before the first day of the next month; if it were later, according to his
    • superstition it could have no success. One day, towards the end of the
    • and perhaps remains alive for days together under the most horrible
    • experience in everyday life, provided we consider this life in its true
    • can picture the complete contrast between what the day brought him in the
    • strange it may seem to many people now-a-days, I should like to make a
    • to-day, where it is not merely theoretical knowledge but knowledge that
    • This question of fortune has been raised to-day to show how everyday existence
    • observations of to-day may serve to set before men an ideal that
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    • that I want to speak today.
    • again is only an external account. Today we will try to arrive at a
    • must always have recourse for our descriptions. Today, however, we
    • structures, radiantly present in the astral body in the first days of
    • strange to the habitual ideas of today. By the time we have grown to
    • Of all that thus goes on within the human being, people today know
    • the words with emphasis, for all these things, of which people today are
    • independently and yet side by side for modern consciousness today, are
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    • that I want to speak today.
    • again is only an external account. Today we will try to arrive at a
    • must always have recourse for our descriptions. Today, however, we
    • structures, radiantly present in the astral body in the first days of
    • strange to the habitual ideas of today. By the time we have grown to
    • Of all that thus goes on within the human being, people today know
    • the words with emphasis, for all these things, of which people today are
    • independently and yet side by side for modern consciousness today, are
  • Title: Human Life in the Light of Spiritual Science
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    • The object of my remarks today on Spiritual Science, or Anthroposophy,
    • life of the present day, why such a movement is necessary. And it is easy to
    • up to our present day. Just cast an eye over all the changes which have
    • How different is the environment in which we find ourselves placed today
    • today, from infancy to old age, we obtain a very different picture from the
    • particular form to this life which compels us today to regard all questions
    • Just consider the education and schooling of today, how after passing
    • Only today are those questions taking on tangible form. Prime evidence of
    • of asking such questions today; in the domain of natural science they
    • future. Anyone today speaking about these consequences may appear to be
    • They would go to prove that many people of today believe that natural
    • the present day, and that many people might label the points to which I am
    • things which are being said today in this connection are a result of the same
    • scholars of future eras will some day have to expend much acumen. Goethe
    • different from faculties which are recognized today. I spoke about the
    • today everyone who earnestly strives can become, up to a certain
    • Strange as this may sound when compared with the ideas in vogue today,
    • Such things sound paradoxical today; many people find them absurd or
    • mineral kingdom. That element which is active extra-terrestrially today as
    • entirely natural for the epoch of human evolution in which we live today.
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    • The object of my remarks today on Spiritual Science, or Anthroposophy,
    • life of the present day, why such a movement is necessary. And it is easy to
    • up to our present day. Just cast an eye over all the changes which have
    • How different is the environment in which we find ourselves placed today
    • today, from infancy to old age, we obtain a very different picture from the
    • particular form to this life which compels us today to regard all questions
    • Just consider the education and schooling of today, how after passing
    • Only today are those questions taking on tangible form. Prime evidence of
    • of asking such questions today; in the domain of natural science they
    • future. Anyone today speaking about these consequences may appear to be
    • They would go to prove that many people of today believe that natural
    • the present day, and that many people might label the points to which I am
    • things which are being said today in this connection are a result of the same
    • scholars of future eras will some day have to expend much acumen. Goethe
    • different from faculties which are recognized today. I spoke about the
    • today everyone who earnestly strives can become, up to a certain
    • Strange as this may sound when compared with the ideas in vogue today,
    • Such things sound paradoxical today; many people find them absurd or
    • mineral kingdom. That element which is active extra-terrestrially today as
    • entirely natural for the epoch of human evolution in which we live today.
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    • Today however, I would like to present a few suggestions on how man's
    • of anthroposophical truths shall occupy us today.
    • inner spiritual development needs to change his everyday occupation in
    • would lead too far today to disclose the ways and means by which the
    • today you will be tomorrow.” He who believes in reincarnation must
    • In pondering the demands everyday life makes it becomes clear that it
    • short period of time every day. This short time, which is needed and
    • world unites us with sensuality and the ordinary everyday world. All
    • Their content must be true not only for today, yesterday, a century or
    • Such sentences must not occupy us one or two days, but weeks, months
    • proclaims day by day are part of a vast spiritual world panorama that
    • day. This is the secret of the spiritual investigator that the immense
    • schools today because it is an intimate teaching process that takes
    • crowd the scene today, it has become necessary to present a picture of
    • say today might be considered as difficult to understand by some, and
    • teaching; today we have reached a stage in evolution of humanity in
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    • Today however, I would like to present a few suggestions on how man's
    • of anthroposophical truths shall occupy us today.
    • inner spiritual development needs to change his everyday occupation in
    • would lead too far today to disclose the ways and means by which the
    • today you will be tomorrow.” He who believes in reincarnation must
    • In pondering the demands everyday life makes it becomes clear that it
    • short period of time every day. This short time, which is needed and
    • world unites us with sensuality and the ordinary everyday world. All
    • Their content must be true not only for today, yesterday, a century or
    • Such sentences must not occupy us one or two days, but weeks, months
    • proclaims day by day are part of a vast spiritual world panorama that
    • day. This is the secret of the spiritual investigator that the immense
    • schools today because it is an intimate teaching process that takes
    • crowd the scene today, it has become necessary to present a picture of
    • say today might be considered as difficult to understand by some, and
    • teaching; today we have reached a stage in evolution of humanity in
  • Title: The Invisible Man Within Us
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    • earthly life. And this is what I would like to speak about today.
    • conscious manifestation. Today I would like to describe to you the
    • the course of today's considerations you will begin to understand how
    • night processes predominate over the day processes. You could say
    • inborn consumption, as I have just described. In such cases, the day
    • Today, even if we know something, we are usually unable to do
    • inhalation, nourishing, the excessively strong day
    • the spirit too strongly, excessively strong day processes
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    • earthly life. And this is what I would like to speak about today.
    • conscious manifestation. Today I would like to describe to you the
    • the course of today's considerations you will begin to understand how
    • night processes predominate over the day processes. You could say
    • inborn consumption, as I have just described. In such cases, the day
    • Today, even if we know something, we are usually unable to do
    • inhalation, nourishing, the excessively strong day
    • the spirit too strongly, excessively strong day processes
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    • Today our attention is to be drawn to a secret truth of this kind
    • erroneous what today is called evolution, the ascent from the lowest
    • soul has been densified, as it were, to present-day man, as water is
    • nothing of the physical, material bodily nature today perceptible to
    • physical form we see today. But spiritual science looks back into a
    • today we can say that the soul element in him is the last remnant, so
    • the portrayal of the Madonna has assumed, even today it is hardly possible
    • all the beauty of youth. In Michaelangelo's day it was a much
    • human body. What we today have as human conception and human birth
    • happening on earth today but out of the cosmos itself, just as in
    • today as the physical Mother is the last development of the soul-spiritual
    • brought forth ...” What today we receive as spiritual gives birth
    • expression here shows us how today we are fructified by the spirit of
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    • Today our attention is to be drawn to a secret truth of this kind
    • erroneous what today is called evolution, the ascent from the lowest
    • soul has been densified, as it were, to present-day man, as water is
    • nothing of the physical, material bodily nature today perceptible to
    • physical form we see today. But spiritual science looks back into a
    • today we can say that the soul element in him is the last remnant, so
    • the portrayal of the Madonna has assumed, even today it is hardly possible
    • all the beauty of youth. In Michaelangelo's day it was a much
    • human body. What we today have as human conception and human birth
    • happening on earth today but out of the cosmos itself, just as in
    • today as the physical Mother is the last development of the soul-spiritual
    • brought forth ...” What today we receive as spiritual gives birth
    • expression here shows us how today we are fructified by the spirit of
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    • Today I would like to address myself to a subject specifically
    • of our day. Misunderstandings can easily arise especially with a
    • subject like the one chosen today, because the opinion is far too
    • humanity pertains to the subject of today's lecture, that is, Christ
    • concerns human souls today when they consider higher aspects of life.
    • Today my task is to show how the spiritual investigator must regard
    • particular it is most important to come to terms with present-day
    • conditions different from those of today. Just as in the individual
    • the same as ours are today. Human development passes through various
    • Mankind's life today, in contrast, is mechanical, cut off from the
    • cultic rites intended to transform the everyday life of soul, these
    • In the mysteries man's soul life was not regarded as it is today. In
    • the words, “In everyday life, when I use my body to connect myself
    • during his physical existence. Even today one may be a spiritual
    • the public than are the principles of spiritual science. Today I can
    • advanced today, spiritual science is not easy. It assumes that before
    • know God in the depths of my own soul.” Today, however, each human
    • necessity today. Spiritual science not only tries to lead us to
    • Thus, I have tried to day to take my start from the evolution of
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    • Today I would like to address myself to a subject specifically
    • of our day. Misunderstandings can easily arise especially with a
    • subject like the one chosen today, because the opinion is far too
    • humanity pertains to the subject of today's lecture, that is, Christ
    • concerns human souls today when they consider higher aspects of life.
    • Today my task is to show how the spiritual investigator must regard
    • particular it is most important to come to terms with present-day
    • conditions different from those of today. Just as in the individual
    • the same as ours are today. Human development passes through various
    • Mankind's life today, in contrast, is mechanical, cut off from the
    • cultic rites intended to transform the everyday life of soul, these
    • In the mysteries man's soul life was not regarded as it is today. In
    • the words, “In everyday life, when I use my body to connect myself
    • during his physical existence. Even today one may be a spiritual
    • the public than are the principles of spiritual science. Today I can
    • advanced today, spiritual science is not easy. It assumes that before
    • know God in the depths of my own soul.” Today, however, each human
    • necessity today. Spiritual science not only tries to lead us to
    • Thus, I have tried to day to take my start from the evolution of
  • Title: Lecture: The Lord's Prayer
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    • Today I should like to indicate the extent to which religious systems
    • It should be noted by the way that what passes for prayer today would by
    • call Atlantis, between present-day Europe and America. Still further
    • upon as three divine principles, and today we shall so regard them, not as
    • element in present-day human nature. This comparison is not exact, but
    • This will element in us, today only feebly developed in our inner being,
    • Man is today essentially a consciousness, or understanding being, whereas
    • of which man is capable today with his puny present feelings and will
    • Give us this day our daily bread.
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    • Today I should like to indicate the extent to which religious systems
    • It should be noted by the way that what passes for prayer today would by
    • call Atlantis, between present-day Europe and America. Still further
    • upon as three divine principles, and today we shall so regard them, not as
    • element in present-day human nature. This comparison is not exact, but
    • This will element in us, today only feebly developed in our inner being,
    • Man is today essentially a consciousness, or understanding being, whereas
    • of which man is capable today with his puny present feelings and will
    • Give us this day our daily bread.
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    • world today because it is a necessity for humanity; but in it lies the
  • Title: Lecture: Love and Its Meaning in the World
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    • world today because it is a necessity for humanity; but in it lies the
  • Title: Lecture: Man As A Picture of The Living Spirit
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    • Lecture given in London, 2nd September, 1923 on the day of the
    • Man, in accomplishing his work from day to day and from year to year, works
    • and underwent by day and while awake, as though they were to form a
    • active every day from morning until night, but to the fact that you were
    • day but rather that we owe it to the night. This is the truth. It is
    • automatic than it is today.
    • our awakening. It stays there always, and if by day — in the present
    • even as the Ego lives and works in it by day. Likewise the astral
    • human Ego dwells in waking life by day. Moreover in the breathing organs
    • as to our ether-body, even in our day-waking life we are not able to
    • Man therefore, seen in his totality, both in his earthly life by day
    • today. They lived rather in etheric bodies, yet for the men who lived
    • As you will readily understand, my dear Friends, the science of today,
    • see in memory the experiences I underwent from day to day, but there
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    • Lecture given in London, 2nd September, 1923 on the day of the
    • Man, in accomplishing his work from day to day and from year to year, works
    • and underwent by day and while awake, as though they were to form a
    • active every day from morning until night, but to the fact that you were
    • day but rather that we owe it to the night. This is the truth. It is
    • automatic than it is today.
    • our awakening. It stays there always, and if by day — in the present
    • even as the Ego lives and works in it by day. Likewise the astral
    • human Ego dwells in waking life by day. Moreover in the breathing organs
    • as to our ether-body, even in our day-waking life we are not able to
    • Man therefore, seen in his totality, both in his earthly life by day
    • today. They lived rather in etheric bodies, yet for the men who lived
    • As you will readily understand, my dear Friends, the science of today,
    • see in memory the experiences I underwent from day to day, but there
  • Title: Lecture: Newborn Might and Strength Everlasting
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    • Actually, today we face another world, a world that will become
    • understood today, it will be gradually realized how necessary it is to look
    • we try to find them again today.
    • evolution and the primal element in man's soul. Today much of it is damaged
    • connected with simple plays like the one we have seen today even though it
    • Modern man can experience this again today when he contemplates the Mystery
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    • Actually, today we face another world, a world that will become
    • understood today, it will be gradually realized how necessary it is to look
    • we try to find them again today.
    • evolution and the primal element in man's soul. Today much of it is damaged
    • connected with simple plays like the one we have seen today even though it
    • Modern man can experience this again today when he contemplates the Mystery
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    • of various nations, and which touch upon human life, will in our day
    • form what the occult investigation of today is revealing to us with
    • experimental science of the present day. But for work of this kind the
    • We cannot today enter into the question as to whence came this wisdom
    • human civilization, will today occupy our attention.
    • sentence; the explanation, however, which is to occupy us today is the
    • materialistic view of our own day, a brilliant confirmation of that
    • And for this reason we will today apply our minds to a study of that
    • Questions of great importance are pressing upon us these days;
    • he be thus and thus today, he has to become different, and when
    • remember the day when he stood as a child in the courtyard of his
    • today; the rudimentary germ now latent within, but destined in future
    • far-reaching than the consciousness of the man of the present day. A
    • present-day humanity we find only the first rudiments of this
    • senses. Yet, on the other hand, the man of today is no longer
    • to the materialistic ideas of the present day, there was at one time a
    • hazy as compared to man's waking consciousness at the present day. It
    • present-day consciousness comes about owing to the mingling of blood.
    • days, in order that humanity may evolve to a higher stage of
    • into a new form, so has our waking consciousness of the present day
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    • of various nations, and which touch upon human life, will in our day
    • form what the occult investigation of today is revealing to us with
    • experimental science of the present day. But for work of this kind the
    • We cannot today enter into the question as to whence came this wisdom
    • human civilization, will today occupy our attention.
    • sentence; the explanation, however, which is to occupy us today is the
    • materialistic view of our own day, a brilliant confirmation of that
    • And for this reason we will today apply our minds to a study of that
    • Questions of great importance are pressing upon us these days;
    • he be thus and thus today, he has to become different, and when
    • remember the day when he stood as a child in the courtyard of his
    • today; the rudimentary germ now latent within, but destined in future
    • far-reaching than the consciousness of the man of the present day. A
    • present-day humanity we find only the first rudiments of this
    • senses. Yet, on the other hand, the man of today is no longer
    • to the materialistic ideas of the present day, there was at one time a
    • hazy as compared to man's waking consciousness at the present day. It
    • present-day consciousness comes about owing to the mingling of blood.
    • days, in order that humanity may evolve to a higher stage of
    • into a new form, so has our waking consciousness of the present day
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    • woman of to-day — or, in order not to be one-sided, of a man of
    • to-day who grows angry, really angry, and has evil thoughts in respect to
    • transmitted hereditarily in the stereotyped manner of to-day.
    • forms. To-day, we are still able to move our hands and our face can still
    • is a good person and that is an evil one. Just as to-day we know that
    • that the materialistic world-conception shall one day assume real shape
    • of to-day would surely protest, if they were to be looked upon as prophets.
    • truth, for one day this will be true. The materialists of to-day are
    • is followed also in the future! Unless the human beings of to-day take
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    • woman of to-day — or, in order not to be one-sided, of a man of
    • to-day who grows angry, really angry, and has evil thoughts in respect to
    • transmitted hereditarily in the stereotyped manner of to-day.
    • forms. To-day, we are still able to move our hands and our face can still
    • is a good person and that is an evil one. Just as to-day we know that
    • that the materialistic world-conception shall one day assume real shape
    • of to-day would surely protest, if they were to be looked upon as prophets.
    • truth, for one day this will be true. The materialists of to-day are
    • is followed also in the future! Unless the human beings of to-day take
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    • TODAY
    • can be extremely useful in everyday life. This usefulness, which is not
    • Now let's consider nervousness. It is well-known today that there are
    • today. There are whole branches of learning that are taught in such a way
    • practicing for fifteen minutes a day to pay attention to the way he forms
    • the evening after the day's work they are generally too tired to be
    • things we do out of habit. Nowadays, people only alter their handwriting
    • is another way. We can observe from day to day how he acts and speaks
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    • TODAY
    • can be extremely useful in everyday life. This usefulness, which is not
    • Now let's consider nervousness. It is well-known today that there are
    • today. There are whole branches of learning that are taught in such a way
    • practicing for fifteen minutes a day to pay attention to the way he forms
    • the evening after the day's work they are generally too tired to be
    • things we do out of habit. Nowadays, people only alter their handwriting
    • is another way. We can observe from day to day how he acts and speaks
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    • medicine because today the claims for scientific validity are actually
    • Fundamentally speaking, we are already confronting today a kind of
    • today as insignificant, but not treated in that way by a large part of
    • all today but in older medicine it was widely used. This antimony mirror,
    • organization. And just yesterday I was able to explain to you how there is
    • be used today in the entire world. The pharmacy produces the remedies
    • today — to bring about processes leading to healing. Especially in this
    • soul-spiritual (mental-psychological) influences, This is being done today but
    • I really could only present the principles aphoristically to you today.
    • do two days ago during the lecture on eurythmy. I would have to invite
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    • medicine because today the claims for scientific validity are actually
    • Fundamentally speaking, we are already confronting today a kind of
    • today as insignificant, but not treated in that way by a large part of
    • all today but in older medicine it was widely used. This antimony mirror,
    • organization. And just yesterday I was able to explain to you how there is
    • be used today in the entire world. The pharmacy produces the remedies
    • today — to bring about processes leading to healing. Especially in this
    • soul-spiritual (mental-psychological) influences, This is being done today but
    • I really could only present the principles aphoristically to you today.
    • do two days ago during the lecture on eurythmy. I would have to invite
  • Title: Lecture: Practical Training In Thought
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    • when it was given and must appear old-fashioned today, just as much of
    • in the most ordinary affairs of everyday life. It is something that can be
    • today is hardly sixty years old, and our present postage stamp that makes
    • defend against a “practical” authority, became a fact. Today,
    • had during my student days. A young colleague once came to me
    • today by observing, as accurately as possible, something in the outer
    • endeavors to preserve as much of it as possible until the next day. At
    • some time the next day he again makes a study of the weather conditions
    • one can say, “Yesterday it was like that; today it is like this.”
    • draw any conclusions immediately or to deduce from today's observation
    • somehow connected with those of today. But he must not speculate on
    • Things, however, that are understood — events of everyday life, for
    • day. We do not go any further but clearly picture his act and try to form
    • an image of what he may do, imagining that the next day he will perform
    • I knew yesterday that this would happen!”
    • from one day to another are thought forces, and we gradually become
    • today is also linked to what happened yesterday. We might consider a
    • behavior. The events are traced back to the previous day and the
    • occurred today, I must believe that it was prepared by this or that event
    • that occurred yesterday or perhaps the day before.”
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    • when it was given and must appear old-fashioned today, just as much of
    • in the most ordinary affairs of everyday life. It is something that can be
    • today is hardly sixty years old, and our present postage stamp that makes
    • defend against a “practical” authority, became a fact. Today,
    • had during my student days. A young colleague once came to me
    • today by observing, as accurately as possible, something in the outer
    • endeavors to preserve as much of it as possible until the next day. At
    • some time the next day he again makes a study of the weather conditions
    • one can say, “Yesterday it was like that; today it is like this.”
    • draw any conclusions immediately or to deduce from today's observation
    • somehow connected with those of today. But he must not speculate on
    • Things, however, that are understood — events of everyday life, for
    • day. We do not go any further but clearly picture his act and try to form
    • an image of what he may do, imagining that the next day he will perform
    • I knew yesterday that this would happen!”
    • from one day to another are thought forces, and we gradually become
    • today is also linked to what happened yesterday. We might consider a
    • behavior. The events are traced back to the previous day and the
    • occurred today, I must believe that it was prepared by this or that event
    • that occurred yesterday or perhaps the day before.”
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    • external to their bodily structure. These conditions must some day be
    • to-day. We will restrict ourselves to the normal development of man by
    • described to-day from a certain standpoint in their influence on human
    • beings of that day were in an exalted state of consciousness. In the
    • May that Darkness as it is to-day
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    • external to their bodily structure. These conditions must some day be
    • to-day. We will restrict ourselves to the normal development of man by
    • described to-day from a certain standpoint in their influence on human
    • beings of that day were in an exalted state of consciousness. In the
    • May that Darkness as it is to-day
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    • come here today for the opening of the group founded by our friend,
    • lacking in human society nowadays a quality that, in the sixth epoch,
    • this quality is perceptible in modern humanity. A man today must be
    • today by the sight of poverty, suffering and misery in the world, but
    • the well-being of the whole. Just as nowadays the well-being of a
    • of belief today will depend to a far, far higher degree than is the
    • case today, upon the single individuality. Spiritual science expresses
    • Collective beliefs that exist in so many forms today among the various
    • souls must unite with the spiritual. What is known as science today
    • epoch. Today we regard it as superstition when, let us say, a savage
    • materialistically but believes in immortality. We, today, knowing from
    • days were connected with the mysteries, men cultivated what
    • outer task of the second epoch. It would lead much too far today to
    • community between human beings means today. In our time the individual
    • nothing else. It is a painful experience in our day to see men
    • different countries and peoples shut themselves off today from one
    • epoch will be inspired, permeated by the spirit self. Today the man of
    • East into the dreadful events of today. A war has blazed up under the
    • today.
    • public lecture yesterday I mentioned the great philosopher Soloviev,
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    • come here today for the opening of the group founded by our friend,
    • lacking in human society nowadays a quality that, in the sixth epoch,
    • this quality is perceptible in modern humanity. A man today must be
    • today by the sight of poverty, suffering and misery in the world, but
    • the well-being of the whole. Just as nowadays the well-being of a
    • of belief today will depend to a far, far higher degree than is the
    • case today, upon the single individuality. Spiritual science expresses
    • Collective beliefs that exist in so many forms today among the various
    • souls must unite with the spiritual. What is known as science today
    • epoch. Today we regard it as superstition when, let us say, a savage
    • materialistically but believes in immortality. We, today, knowing from
    • days were connected with the mysteries, men cultivated what
    • outer task of the second epoch. It would lead much too far today to
    • community between human beings means today. In our time the individual
    • nothing else. It is a painful experience in our day to see men
    • different countries and peoples shut themselves off today from one
    • epoch will be inspired, permeated by the spirit self. Today the man of
    • East into the dreadful events of today. A war has blazed up under the
    • today.
    • public lecture yesterday I mentioned the great philosopher Soloviev,
  • Title: Lecture: Problems of Nutrition
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    • vegetarian. Today, so the argument goes, a diet of vegetables
    • subjects concerning spiritual life. It may be permissible today,
    • everyday life.
    • the purpose of today's lecture and the intention behind it. We are
    • diet. Today, an extreme diet of meat naturally brings its
    • Naturally, it is the task of men today to
    • diet will be valued much more highly than is the case today. Then
    • investigate such matters knowing that what they believe today to be
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    • vegetarian. Today, so the argument goes, a diet of vegetables
    • subjects concerning spiritual life. It may be permissible today,
    • everyday life.
    • the purpose of today's lecture and the intention behind it. We are
    • diet. Today, an extreme diet of meat naturally brings its
    • Naturally, it is the task of men today to
    • diet will be valued much more highly than is the case today. Then
    • investigate such matters knowing that what they believe today to be
  • Title: Search for the New Isis, the Divine Sophia: The Quest for the Isis-Sophia
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    • the sun and the mystery of Christ as the decadent present-day
    • Today, however, we will consider something which stood, in a sense, at the
    • right up to our own days — namely, to see the story of Christ Jesus and all
    • was moral in earlier stages also exists of course today. (The significance
    • modernday astronomy and other branches of natural science, and realize that
    • through space. We are able to look at the manger today in the right way
    • Christmas, in order to bring us into Christmas day, the day of Christ.
    • today as they were intended, as an affectionate Christmas greeting.
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    • the sun and the mystery of Christ as the decadent present-day
    • Today, however, we will consider something which stood, in a sense, at the
    • right up to our own days — namely, to see the story of Christ Jesus and all
    • was moral in earlier stages also exists of course today. (The significance
    • modernday astronomy and other branches of natural science, and realize that
    • through space. We are able to look at the manger today in the right way
    • Christmas, in order to bring us into Christmas day, the day of Christ.
    • today as they were intended, as an affectionate Christmas greeting.
  • Title: Self Knowledge and the Christ Experience
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    • nowadays we live in a time in which conscious inner life must replace them.
    • What would happen nowadays if a man were to give himself up entirely to
    • Though not of course in the abstract, intellectual manner of today, the
    • people these days, did not exist among those working for initiation in the
    • today, through the exercise of observation and logic. Rather, people had to
    • concepts of today but experienced pictures — pictures that intellectual
    • Ancient man knew that reality expressed itself in things which today are
    • not yet possess the intellectual consciousness which we have today. In
    • those days this was only developed immediately after death. And people
    • three days after death. There lies the peculiarity, that in ancient times
    • men had a dreamy pictorial consciousness on earth, whereas nowadays we have
    • past ages of human development, whereas today after death we have the
    • time, and is still in force today. But the experience of Christ in man is
    • essential to our own day. It takes its place alongside the injunction
    • soul-constitution of the present day and that which prevailed in times
    • properly, man would not arrive at his full humanity. Today we face
    • further down into the subhuman. In ancient days things could be left
    • undone; today destruction follows. Then, not to become a candidate for life
    • was an omission; today a man destroys, through his own humanity, something
    • own life. In past ages he merely left something undone; by doing so today
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    • nowadays we live in a time in which conscious inner life must replace them.
    • What would happen nowadays if a man were to give himself up entirely to
    • Though not of course in the abstract, intellectual manner of today, the
    • people these days, did not exist among those working for initiation in the
    • today, through the exercise of observation and logic. Rather, people had to
    • concepts of today but experienced pictures — pictures that intellectual
    • Ancient man knew that reality expressed itself in things which today are
    • not yet possess the intellectual consciousness which we have today. In
    • those days this was only developed immediately after death. And people
    • three days after death. There lies the peculiarity, that in ancient times
    • men had a dreamy pictorial consciousness on earth, whereas nowadays we have
    • past ages of human development, whereas today after death we have the
    • time, and is still in force today. But the experience of Christ in man is
    • essential to our own day. It takes its place alongside the injunction
    • soul-constitution of the present day and that which prevailed in times
    • properly, man would not arrive at his full humanity. Today we face
    • further down into the subhuman. In ancient days things could be left
    • undone; today destruction follows. Then, not to become a candidate for life
    • was an omission; today a man destroys, through his own humanity, something
    • own life. In past ages he merely left something undone; by doing so today
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  • Title: Lecture: The Significance of Spiritual Research For Moral Action
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    • One says today that there is a morality of class, of social standing, and
    • finger. The human being today is not yet bright enough to know that without
    • although in a quite different way from today. Then the earth proceeded
    • Christ into themselves. Today people still resist doing so. They will resist
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    • One says today that there is a morality of class, of social standing, and
    • finger. The human being today is not yet bright enough to know that without
    • although in a quite different way from today. Then the earth proceeded
    • Christ into themselves. Today people still resist doing so. They will resist
  • Title: Lecture: Social Understanding Through Spiritual Scientific Knowledge
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    • We shall then see what a great impact on a person's everyday life these
    • Today I just want to draw your attention to some deeper aspect of the
    • what its connection is with ordinary everyday life.
    • still happens today — the forces that create organs in the physical body
    • super-sensible knowledge and man's everyday existence. Something
    • enough. Nowadays they have to be put into practice, for they are
    • outside, but you re-experience what you took in your younger days with
    • Nowadays this is of particular importance in teaching. In earlier times it
    • was not so important, for in those days the releasing was carried out by
    • But people are so little aware nowadays of what is at stake. For
    • learned. Comparing this with our present-day consciousness it would be
    • study of education. The important thing, today, is not to give would-be
    • today, however, is to give people a real knowledge of man, especially if
    • learned the rules. You will teach according to these rules, today, just as
    • you taught according to these rules yesterday and will teach according to
    • them tomorrow and the day after tomorrow. But if you are the artist kind
    • yesterday, today, tomorrow and the day after tomorrow according to the
    • things have to be spoken about today. You cannot speak about these
    • things today in such a way that they can be put into so and so many
    • matter. That is why spiritual science is needed in actual life today,
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    • We shall then see what a great impact on a person's everyday life these
    • Today I just want to draw your attention to some deeper aspect of the
    • what its connection is with ordinary everyday life.
    • still happens today — the forces that create organs in the physical body
    • super-sensible knowledge and man's everyday existence. Something
    • enough. Nowadays they have to be put into practice, for they are
    • outside, but you re-experience what you took in your younger days with
    • Nowadays this is of particular importance in teaching. In earlier times it
    • was not so important, for in those days the releasing was carried out by
    • But people are so little aware nowadays of what is at stake. For
    • learned. Comparing this with our present-day consciousness it would be
    • study of education. The important thing, today, is not to give would-be
    • today, however, is to give people a real knowledge of man, especially if
    • learned the rules. You will teach according to these rules, today, just as
    • you taught according to these rules yesterday and will teach according to
    • them tomorrow and the day after tomorrow. But if you are the artist kind
    • yesterday, today, tomorrow and the day after tomorrow according to the
    • things have to be spoken about today. You cannot speak about these
    • things today in such a way that they can be put into so and so many
    • matter. That is why spiritual science is needed in actual life today,
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    • way, especially in what we have to say today. In many if our basic
    • deceived today. Men today think the following: Well, today we live in
    • that there is more thinking nowadays than in the past. But this is an
    • illusion — one of the many illusions in which humanity lives today.
    • This comprehension on which people pride themselves today is mainly
    • meets man today and which is clearly indicated even in the worldly
    • of social instincts today, we must take into account that we live in
    • has to be overcome. Man has such a great inclination in our day to
    • anti-social forces are also present. What we must be able to do today
    • people of our present day consciousness during sleep. You are, in so
    • need to establish a counter-force. Indeed none was set. In our day,
    • a one-sided way. As men live nowadays, certain words (I will not say
    • which take this totality into account. I said yesterday in my public
    • the master, the other the slave. Then men were divided. Today we have
    • one day be taken seriously.
    • be nursed, must be consciously cared for. And in our day this becomes
    • It almost sounds paradoxical to say today that no clear conception of
    • because in our day a certain social order exists, an order belonging
    • so many days of labour of so many men. A number of men must have
    • completed so many days of work, so much human labour must have flowed
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    • way, especially in what we have to say today. In many if our basic
    • deceived today. Men today think the following: Well, today we live in
    • that there is more thinking nowadays than in the past. But this is an
    • illusion — one of the many illusions in which humanity lives today.
    • This comprehension on which people pride themselves today is mainly
    • meets man today and which is clearly indicated even in the worldly
    • of social instincts today, we must take into account that we live in
    • has to be overcome. Man has such a great inclination in our day to
    • anti-social forces are also present. What we must be able to do today
    • people of our present day consciousness during sleep. You are, in so
    • need to establish a counter-force. Indeed none was set. In our day,
    • a one-sided way. As men live nowadays, certain words (I will not say
    • which take this totality into account. I said yesterday in my public
    • the master, the other the slave. Then men were divided. Today we have
    • one day be taken seriously.
    • be nursed, must be consciously cared for. And in our day this becomes
    • It almost sounds paradoxical to say today that no clear conception of
    • because in our day a certain social order exists, an order belonging
    • so many days of labour of so many men. A number of men must have
    • completed so many days of work, so much human labour must have flowed
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  • Title: Spiritual Emptiness and Social Life
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    • subjective views or aims. The purpose of the lecture yesterday was to
    • that time. I spoke of this in the lecture yesterday.
    • spiritual life. At the end of the lecture yesterday I spoke of a
    • going about masked as prophets to-day endeavouring to better the lot
    • yesterday, were endowed with the same gift. But if, with all the
    • ‘Goethe problem’ to-day is precisely this: to raise into
    • He himself was not capable of this, for culture in his day could give
    • itself to-day is that it had no real experience of the spirit, nor
    • highest importance is essential. But because between 1200 and the days
    • to-day invades the customary ways of thought with such devastating
    • beyond his reach in the days of Greece. This is of far greater
    • science, contenting himself — as often happens to-day — with what
    • mankind to-day between the elements of heredity and race and the
    • spirit, spirit, spirit. People are not shocked by this to-day; but
    • pulsation of the blood. But that is about as far as a he gets to-day.
    • in man to-day. He does not know — nor can it be expected of him and it
    • into human bodies to-day are directed more by geographical conditions,
    • as they were in the olden days. In our own time, the souls are
    • Social demands cannot nowadays be advanced in terms of the trivial
    • present-day humanity; they must make good what they have neglected in
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    • subjective views or aims. The purpose of the lecture yesterday was to
    • that time. I spoke of this in the lecture yesterday.
    • spiritual life. At the end of the lecture yesterday I spoke of a
    • going about masked as prophets to-day endeavouring to better the lot
    • yesterday, were endowed with the same gift. But if, with all the
    • ‘Goethe problem’ to-day is precisely this: to raise into
    • He himself was not capable of this, for culture in his day could give
    • itself to-day is that it had no real experience of the spirit, nor
    • highest importance is essential. But because between 1200 and the days
    • to-day invades the customary ways of thought with such devastating
    • beyond his reach in the days of Greece. This is of far greater
    • science, contenting himself — as often happens to-day — with what
    • mankind to-day between the elements of heredity and race and the
    • spirit, spirit, spirit. People are not shocked by this to-day; but
    • pulsation of the blood. But that is about as far as a he gets to-day.
    • in man to-day. He does not know — nor can it be expected of him and it
    • into human bodies to-day are directed more by geographical conditions,
    • as they were in the olden days. In our own time, the souls are
    • Social demands cannot nowadays be advanced in terms of the trivial
    • present-day humanity; they must make good what they have neglected in
  • Title: Lecture: The Structure of the Lord's Prayer
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    • practiced true prayer in the sense we know it to-day. On the whole,
    • manner in which it is frequently understood to-day. Now there exists an
    • reckoned amongst the most profound of all prayers. To-day we cannot
    • totally different conditions from those of to-day prevailed. Usually
    • highly organized than the highest animals of to-day, but had not
    • our higher soul to-day. There took place what we may describe as the
    • physical and spiritual being such as he is to-day. These souls
    • Godhead. Will is the power or force which is least developed to-day.
    • Today, therefore, the human will is the least developed member of the
    • Man lives to-day on two levels. He is a member of a family, of a clan,
    • “Give us this day our daily bread.
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    • practiced true prayer in the sense we know it to-day. On the whole,
    • manner in which it is frequently understood to-day. Now there exists an
    • reckoned amongst the most profound of all prayers. To-day we cannot
    • totally different conditions from those of to-day prevailed. Usually
    • highly organized than the highest animals of to-day, but had not
    • our higher soul to-day. There took place what we may describe as the
    • physical and spiritual being such as he is to-day. These souls
    • Godhead. Will is the power or force which is least developed to-day.
    • Today, therefore, the human will is the least developed member of the
    • Man lives to-day on two levels. He is a member of a family, of a clan,
    • “Give us this day our daily bread.
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    • still felt his thoughts as we today feel sense-impressions, he was
    • the ocean-depths of the soul that man bears the sun-nature today. It
    • Today, of course, it must be realized that the old instinctive wisdom
    • first time in the days of Constantine, had destroyed. Countless
    • enunciated as a categorical truth in every book of physics today. But
    • Legends are still extant, even today, among; those who are initiated
    • will vanish into the darkness of the East. It is wrongful today to
    • in darkness — it waits for the light of the West. But today men are
    • to-day; it is present but it is shrouded in darkness. It must drawn
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    • still felt his thoughts as we today feel sense-impressions, he was
    • the ocean-depths of the soul that man bears the sun-nature today. It
    • Today, of course, it must be realized that the old instinctive wisdom
    • first time in the days of Constantine, had destroyed. Countless
    • enunciated as a categorical truth in every book of physics today. But
    • Legends are still extant, even today, among; those who are initiated
    • will vanish into the darkness of the East. It is wrongful today to
    • in darkness — it waits for the light of the West. But today men are
    • to-day; it is present but it is shrouded in darkness. It must drawn
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    • and to-day I will ask your attention for one such specific question.
    • present day in this connection if we go back to earlier ages and
    • consciousness of to-day.
    • any satisfying conviction. In our day we are not accustomed to think of
    • order of our life; it leaves us free to go forward in everyday life as
    • It is inevitable that in our day all manner of confused and hazy
    • present-day mankind. What man meant in olden times when he spoke of
    • different from the processes that take place in man to-day, when he
    • in general has reached to-day. They wanted to protect the pupil from
    • We all accept to-day the so-called Copernican view of the universe.
    • we find the very same picture as we have to-day of man's place in the
    • knowledge to-day, freely spoken of by everyone, was in earlier times a
    • natural to us to-day, was for them on the other side of a Threshold that
    • march of progress; and we in these days have to think in an entirely
    • How was it that men of olden times feared knowledge which today is the
    • together” with it; he was as closely united with it as we are to-day
    • to-day. Self-consciousness has grown steadily stronger in the course of
    • we have to-day when we speak of “freedom” was not there for
    • himself — must necessarily, for present-day man, remain an ideal; an
    • in the field of astronomy or physics or chemistry to-day, or even only
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    • and to-day I will ask your attention for one such specific question.
    • present day in this connection if we go back to earlier ages and
    • consciousness of to-day.
    • any satisfying conviction. In our day we are not accustomed to think of
    • order of our life; it leaves us free to go forward in everyday life as
    • It is inevitable that in our day all manner of confused and hazy
    • present-day mankind. What man meant in olden times when he spoke of
    • different from the processes that take place in man to-day, when he
    • in general has reached to-day. They wanted to protect the pupil from
    • We all accept to-day the so-called Copernican view of the universe.
    • we find the very same picture as we have to-day of man's place in the
    • knowledge to-day, freely spoken of by everyone, was in earlier times a
    • natural to us to-day, was for them on the other side of a Threshold that
    • march of progress; and we in these days have to think in an entirely
    • How was it that men of olden times feared knowledge which today is the
    • together” with it; he was as closely united with it as we are to-day
    • to-day. Self-consciousness has grown steadily stronger in the course of
    • we have to-day when we speak of “freedom” was not there for
    • himself — must necessarily, for present-day man, remain an ideal; an
    • in the field of astronomy or physics or chemistry to-day, or even only
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    • facts of everyday life.
    • physical body — nowadays the object of purely external observation.
    • For the most part to-day, man regards his bodily health from a purely
    • it strongly present in man to-day?
    • better understanding of the etheric body than he has to-day. Indeed,
    • instead of feeling the reality of the etheric body, he is nowadays apt
    • experiences in earlier times — remain unconscious in man to-day, for
    • To-day it is the case that most people only gaze, and this does not
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    • facts of everyday life.
    • physical body — nowadays the object of purely external observation.
    • For the most part to-day, man regards his bodily health from a purely
    • it strongly present in man to-day?
    • better understanding of the etheric body than he has to-day. Indeed,
    • instead of feeling the reality of the etheric body, he is nowadays apt
    • experiences in earlier times — remain unconscious in man to-day, for
    • To-day it is the case that most people only gaze, and this does not
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    • Let us begin to-day by considering certain questions connected with
    • which is never properly grasped in the present age. To-day we usually
    • to-day. We know from anthroposophical spiritual science how the
    • faculty existing to-day, which in its approach to the outer world
    • souls were indeed differently constituted than they are to-day,
    • different from that of to-day. Our astronomy is in a certain sense
    • even spoke with the individual planets, as we to-day speak merely from
    • one normal for us to-day. In ancient periods of human evolution people
    • the surrounding universe than does our waking life to-day. And the
    • To-day we often hear reference made to the mysterious matters
    • children to-day. They are nothing else; and their Mystery-character
    • To-day in our great learning we agree that we do not know what the
    • You can read to-day of the Philosopher's Stone, which was accounted
    • differently regarded than it is to-day. Again the historians of
    • we hold of them with our present-day abstract, theoretical grasp of
    • geometry with quite another soul-constitution than we have to-day,
    • something which most people now-a-days will not agree with. And it is
    • The forces of knowledge, faith and feeling that live in man to-day can
    • Christmas festival any meaning for most human beings nowadays? It is a
    • make the Mystery of Golgotha known to-day. We turn back from the
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    • Let us begin to-day by considering certain questions connected with
    • which is never properly grasped in the present age. To-day we usually
    • to-day. We know from anthroposophical spiritual science how the
    • faculty existing to-day, which in its approach to the outer world
    • souls were indeed differently constituted than they are to-day,
    • different from that of to-day. Our astronomy is in a certain sense
    • even spoke with the individual planets, as we to-day speak merely from
    • one normal for us to-day. In ancient periods of human evolution people
    • the surrounding universe than does our waking life to-day. And the
    • To-day we often hear reference made to the mysterious matters
    • children to-day. They are nothing else; and their Mystery-character
    • To-day in our great learning we agree that we do not know what the
    • You can read to-day of the Philosopher's Stone, which was accounted
    • differently regarded than it is to-day. Again the historians of
    • we hold of them with our present-day abstract, theoretical grasp of
    • geometry with quite another soul-constitution than we have to-day,
    • something which most people now-a-days will not agree with. And it is
    • The forces of knowledge, faith and feeling that live in man to-day can
    • Christmas festival any meaning for most human beings nowadays? It is a
    • make the Mystery of Golgotha known to-day. We turn back from the
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    • strange that something like our theme today, which touches so
    • strongly on current everyday issues, could be considered from the
    • today which looks to the very greatest enigmas of human existence. In
    • everyday events. People consider it, in both a good and a bad sense,
    • questions which play into our day-to-day thinking and into our
    • day-to-day striving and hope.
    • today — how could it be that these, too, should not be judged
    • here about the social question, today we want to speak from a great
    • everyday life, and which since then, has transformed the whole of our
    • practicality of which is doubted today by no one — came at that
    • — in matters of the issues of the day — to those who,
    • ‘done thing’ since the days of yore, these are the really
    • also today as a vehicle which carries the answers to many questions
    • — and also for our question today. For this reason anyone who
    • our culture, for today this is simply a fact. There are opponents to
    • today, very many women graduates stand in the world, in no way less
    • is no one today who would not be affected in some way by the
    • said about the difference between man and woman! Everywhere today you
    • generally in present day literature: ‘Zur Kritik der
    • and there are still such peoples today, in which the woman, in the
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    • strange that something like our theme today, which touches so
    • strongly on current everyday issues, could be considered from the
    • today which looks to the very greatest enigmas of human existence. In
    • everyday events. People consider it, in both a good and a bad sense,
    • questions which play into our day-to-day thinking and into our
    • day-to-day striving and hope.
    • today — how could it be that these, too, should not be judged
    • here about the social question, today we want to speak from a great
    • everyday life, and which since then, has transformed the whole of our
    • practicality of which is doubted today by no one — came at that
    • — in matters of the issues of the day — to those who,
    • ‘done thing’ since the days of yore, these are the really
    • also today as a vehicle which carries the answers to many questions
    • — and also for our question today. For this reason anyone who
    • our culture, for today this is simply a fact. There are opponents to
    • today, very many women graduates stand in the world, in no way less
    • is no one today who would not be affected in some way by the
    • said about the difference between man and woman! Everywhere today you
    • generally in present day literature: ‘Zur Kritik der
    • and there are still such peoples today, in which the woman, in the
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    • as strong as it is today. Thought has been strengthened as the direct
    • anyone who goes through life with alert consciousness to-day finds
    • entail the study of Spiritual Science, which is possible to-day.
    • Spiritual Science can be studied to-day without developing clairvoyance
    • to-day. This enhanced interest in our fellow-men will not unfold in
    • been presented today. From this earnestness there can stem what ought
    • presented today. It may be asked: Is waking life, then, really harmful
    • One who today makes impassioned speeches to men in the words they have
    • today, and as the ghost of ancient Rome still haunts the sphere of
    • single day passes without a miracle happening in our life. This last
    • sentence can be turned, and we can also say: If on some day we find no
    • happened to me today? If we ask ourselves this question every evening
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    • as strong as it is today. Thought has been strengthened as the direct
    • anyone who goes through life with alert consciousness to-day finds
    • entail the study of Spiritual Science, which is possible to-day.
    • Spiritual Science can be studied to-day without developing clairvoyance
    • to-day. This enhanced interest in our fellow-men will not unfold in
    • been presented today. From this earnestness there can stem what ought
    • presented today. It may be asked: Is waking life, then, really harmful
    • One who today makes impassioned speeches to men in the words they have
    • today, and as the ghost of ancient Rome still haunts the sphere of
    • single day passes without a miracle happening in our life. This last
    • sentence can be turned, and we can also say: If on some day we find no
    • happened to me today? If we ask ourselves this question every evening
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    • living teaching of the Risen Christ: resurrection. Today it lies in the
    • receive these communications in a state of mind resembling today's
    • found in Plato that this was indeed so in ancient times. Today we can
    • of such a kind, that people — strange as it may seem today
    • — knew nothing of death. It may seem strange to you today, yet
    • unconscious and subconscious in man, as in the case since the days of
    • of the intellect. Ahriman has not lost all hope today that he will
    • Ahriman exists today only in the teachings like those that stream
    • Today we would know nothing at all concerning the gods, for we would
    • intellectualism. Today we must return to a knowledge of esoteric
    • awakened through the Gospels. Today very little is said concerning an
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    • living teaching of the Risen Christ: resurrection. Today it lies in the
    • receive these communications in a state of mind resembling today's
    • found in Plato that this was indeed so in ancient times. Today we can
    • of such a kind, that people — strange as it may seem today
    • — knew nothing of death. It may seem strange to you today, yet
    • unconscious and subconscious in man, as in the case since the days of
    • of the intellect. Ahriman has not lost all hope today that he will
    • Ahriman exists today only in the teachings like those that stream
    • Today we would know nothing at all concerning the gods, for we would
    • intellectualism. Today we must return to a knowledge of esoteric
    • awakened through the Gospels. Today very little is said concerning an
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    • time. The Christian type of his days, not the individual personal
    • by a certain artificial note which was the fashion in those days. The
    • that this effect is undiminished today, proves that Shakespeare was
    • today.
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    • time. The Christian type of his days, not the individual personal
    • by a certain artificial note which was the fashion in those days. The
    • that this effect is undiminished today, proves that Shakespeare was
    • today.
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    • fashion in those days. The great character-plays, which were to
    • fact that this effect is undiminished today proves that
    • characters must have been much greater than today.
    • case today, will the effect of Shakespeare's art be ever
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    • fashion in those days. The great character-plays, which were to
    • fact that this effect is undiminished today proves that
    • characters must have been much greater than today.
    • case today, will the effect of Shakespeare's art be ever
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    • The fructification of Manes is today the Life of men. The Form is what
    • and Evil will form a far greater contrast than they do today. What
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    • The fructification of Manes is today the Life of men. The Form is what
    • and Evil will form a far greater contrast than they do today. What
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    • the world. And to link up what I have to say in the next few days with
    • To-day, when everything is in a way turned upside down, it has even
    • the superficial way in which soul-phenomena are studied to-day that no
    • sense of thought and an ego-sense. Most of the concepts current to-day
    • every day. If you want an example, you can see it in the latest
    • discovered by the materialistic physiology of to-day. Or take the
    • to-day.
    • happens in everyday life. The important thing is really to distinguish
    • connected, and yet everything is metamorphosed. I have tried to-day to
    • And to-morrow and the day after we will carry our study to a
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    • YESTERDAY I tried to draw the line between those sensory experiences
    • believe themselves to represent the spiritual life of to-day
    • All these distinctions, these theories, have come about because to-day
    • often told you that to-day, when philosophers speak of the distinction
    • This is the classic example of many situations in which present-day
    • Thales with a constitution of soul such as we have at the present day
    • back upon it with the spiritual make-up resulting from present-day
    • You have only to recall how often reference is made to-day to the
    • centuries that I have just mentioned, To-day, of course, we cannot go
    • If you take what I said yesterday about the ego-sense, the
    • psychological science pursues to-day was of course for Brentano
    • Mathematics, as I explained to you yesterday, comes from the senses of
    • interesting studies to-day if you go into the sphere of physiology.
    • of ideas, with which one grasps the sense of touch. What to-day is
    • if I may put it so. I mean that to-day our perfection as man does not
    • ever and again urged towards what he has outlived. To-day he often
    • But, my dear friends, it is not possible for humanity nowadays to go
    • to know how men would get on with such a concept of trust in everyday
    • elementary constituents. To-day one must not ignore these things. I
    • in physical space,” when a university don to-day is able to write
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    • expression in everyday communal life. You find it in the relationship
    • series. Usually people completely fail to see how widespread to-day is
    • especially the transformed metabolic-limb system; or what to-day is
    • phrase. And to-day this phrase is to be heard over and over again in
    • Again — and to-day I can only go as far as this — if you
    • Why are we making a point of this? Because to-day man needs to be able
    • to-day, if one is honest in each sphere one has to admit that there is
    • no bridge between them. And I said yesterday that because there is no
    • at variance with ourselves. To-day we can feel the presence of these
    • mankind can come to-day.
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    • It has not been possible for me to speak to you on the last two days. But
    • today — the day when the Michael mood of dedication must pour its light
    • able to say today what I desire particularly to say to you on the occasion
    • Michael Thoughts, of which today men have no more than a dim feeling, has
    • considerations a little further, and that is what I want to do today.
    • the being of whom I have been speaking to you today — all those with whom
    • Because this is so, my dear friends, I have made the effort today to
    • not sufficient for more today. May the words so speak to your soul that you
    • Mankind. Therefore let my words to you today be these:
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    • It has not been possible for me to speak to you on the last two days. But
    • today — the day when the Michael mood of dedication must pour its light
    • able to say today what I desire particularly to say to you on the occasion
    • Michael Thoughts, of which today men have no more than a dim feeling, has
    • considerations a little further, and that is what I want to do today.
    • the being of whom I have been speaking to you today — all those with whom
    • Because this is so, my dear friends, I have made the effort today to
    • not sufficient for more today. May the words so speak to your soul that you
    • Mankind. Therefore let my words to you today be these:
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    • put to direct application in everyday life, and we may sometimes be
    • inclined to feel it all rather remote from everyday life. But this is
    • And so we will study again to-day the life that takes its course
    • with a concept, an idea, that is rather remote from present-day
    • People to-day still find difficulty in acquiring knowledge of the
    • today no spiritual understanding of the physical world. One
    • mention this in parenthesis only. What I have said to-day about
    • moment of waking not immediately to come into the bright daylight but
    • The sudden brightness of daylight is disturbing. In the cities, of
    • by the daylight but also even before waking by the noise of the
    • time during the day; then if you go to bed at ten o'clock at night
    • What the dead say comes out of our own soul. The life of day draws
    • out of the infinite sorrow with which the present days are fraught
    • thoughts as have been described to-day, that we let our mind dwell on
    • have come upon us. Only a very few men to-day have insight into this
    • connection; but insight will most surely come in the future. To-day
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    • put to direct application in everyday life, and we may sometimes be
    • inclined to feel it all rather remote from everyday life. But this is
    • And so we will study again to-day the life that takes its course
    • with a concept, an idea, that is rather remote from present-day
    • People to-day still find difficulty in acquiring knowledge of the
    • today no spiritual understanding of the physical world. One
    • mention this in parenthesis only. What I have said to-day about
    • moment of waking not immediately to come into the bright daylight but
    • The sudden brightness of daylight is disturbing. In the cities, of
    • by the daylight but also even before waking by the noise of the
    • time during the day; then if you go to bed at ten o'clock at night
    • What the dead say comes out of our own soul. The life of day draws
    • out of the infinite sorrow with which the present days are fraught
    • thoughts as have been described to-day, that we let our mind dwell on
    • have come upon us. Only a very few men to-day have insight into this
    • connection; but insight will most surely come in the future. To-day
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    • of which we shall speak during the next few days. We have a very
    • own day. When we speak of Egyptian civilization in the occult sense we
    • one. Much of that which buds in our souls today, much of that which
    • penetrate deeply into all these things; today we will only notice what
    • Atlanteans was carried towards the East across present-day Europe. The
    • life today and life in ancient Atlantis. At that time man was gifted
    • us today, but whom present day man sees no longer. The earth does not
    • was not as yet that sharp distinction between day-consciousness and
    • today with the normal human being; but in Atlantis it was not so,
    • was in the world of reality which today is for him the only world; he
    • boundary between his day perception and his night perception, and when
    • was the same as when today we speak of men and call them by their
    • incarnation. But we are a people today who live in abstractions, and
    • from him today. You will recall from previous lectures that in
    • present day. When a horse is observed clairvoyantly the etheric head
    • still had many forces outside which are today within it — was not
    • day? He saw a man with a very receding forehead, very protruding teeth
    • beautiful form than we see today. In still more remote times the
    • Just as today parents place the physical form, the body of flesh, at
    • taking place today in our civilization appears as a re-embodiment of
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  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture II: Ancient Wisdom and the new Apocalyptic Wisdom. Temple sleep. Isis and the Madonna. Past stages of Evolution. The bestowing of the Ego. Future Powers.
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    • phenomenon which, to the man of the present day, is more or less of a
    • The man of today has but a dim conception of those ancient ideas
    • those days was not treated as a rule with external remedies; there
    • today), was able to control the entire sleep. He formed and fashioned
    • today, it would not have been possible for such forces to act upon
    • Today this connection between spirituality and the healing art is
    • matters which one day, when man will look up more to that which is
    • children. How little people of the present day understand such things
    • individual of today, the secret causes of heredity for example, the
    • personality he is today. This period is called the Lemurian epoch. The
    • It is very difficult for the materialist thought of the present day to
    • man of that time as similar to the man of today, with flesh and blood,
    • was not pure air as it is today, but was filled with all kinds of
    • the same as some cloud we see today which continually changes its
    • like but just as today he breathes, so he then absorbed substances
    • healing power even today.
    • but at the same time the forces which today live in the power of
    • principle of initiation it is very difficult nowadays to obtain
    • development could be brought to the consciousness of man. Today this
    • active today, and what will go on working into the great to-morrow of
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture III: The Kingdoms of Nature. Group-egos. The Centre of Man. The Kingdoms of Higher Spiritual Beings.
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    • Yesterday we considered one portion of the earth's evolution in
    • earth and sun still formed one body up to our own day. We saw also
    • Today we walk on solid earth, but it was not always thus. When we
    • vapoury. That which is solid today, namely, the mineral part, has
    • entirely different conditions from those of today. He possessed a dim
    • live in that earth-sun body. Today he is so organized that, when a
    • himself. Down to everyday details such as these we can trace the
    • Today the ego of man is still in many respects powerless to affect the
    • When we observe a man of the present day clairvoyantly we see that his
    • into Buddhi, or Life Spirit; one day he will do this consciously, even
    • have to work today in all human etheric bodies; this is the task of
    • the Spiritual world it is entirely concrete. If anyone today mentions
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture IV: The Outer Manifestations of Spiritual Beings in the Elements. Their connection with Man. Cosmic partitions. The Myth of Osiris.
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    • These Beings are all greater than the man of today, but in the next
    • on the Ancient Sun; at that time they were Beings like us; today they
    • higher than man is today. But those Beings whom we call the Spirits of
    • although on Saturn they were greater than the humanity of today, they
    • gradually formed that which today we know as our planetary system.
    • foundation of all myths, and today we have shown how such facts form
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture V: The sacrifice of the substance by the Thrones, Kyriotetes, Dynami's, and Exusiai. Jehovah and the Elohim, and their co-operative activity in the stages of human Development.
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    • earth was one with the orb which shines in the heavens today as the
    • everywhere who have fallen behind at some stage. Yesterday we heard
    • anything like the body of today. When you consider the present
    • and warmth intermingle in man's body today. The physical body now
    • present day. Man's past reaches back to ancient Saturn, whereas the
    • in the following way: Imagine that the man of today consisted only of
    • and became the stones of today. From out this substance grew the
    • upon the ancient Moon a human head such as man possesses today.
    • are in many respects wiser than our present-day science. When more is
    • present day animals. Thus we see that our minerals, our plants, our
    • There is today a remarkable plant which does not thrive in a mineral
    • and times when it was dimmer. Today we have interchanging periods of
    • day and night. In the morning man draws into his physical body and
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture VI: The Spirits of Form as regents of earthly existence. Participation of the Luciferic beings. The formation of race.
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    • selves today existed at no earlier stage of evolution.
    • received a form essentially the same as he has today. Before then his
    • fluid; he was a kind of water being, such as certain medusae are today
    • We know when man is asleep today that his physical and etheric body
    • etheric body is nowadays approximately the same in size and form as
    • of the present day, the moment the astral body leaves the physical
    • there is today.
    • today, and who prepared him for the great event of the descent of the
    • Atlantic Ocean into those of Europe and Asia of today.
    • Ireland of today; those who had kept themselves pliant the longest.
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    • etc. To the ordinary consciousness of today it seems a kind of outrage
    • of the present day. We arrive here at a point of time before which no
    • tapestry. Everything that moves within the human astral body today,
    • Form; the totality of what we find in man today was first formed
    • would have presented still further problems, for functions which today
    • called the pineal gland; today it is atrophied, but formerly it was
    • called the pituitary body. Today this organ has no particular duty,
    • today. We have to bear in mind that humanity progressed irregularly,
    • is still to be found today, and which may in some way be compared with
    • still preserved today in the alternation between waking and sleeping.
    • be called a dim clairvoyant consciousness; during the day the outline
    • today. It happened, therefore, that the ordinary man beheld such an
    • individual as I have described in an alternating manner — by day
    • appeared to him by day in a physical body. These were beings
    • were with man day and night. The remembrance of these beings remained
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    • himself regarding these bodies existing in space, and today we shall
    • sun and the moon. Today we have something to add to this. The question
    • No engineering skill of today can equal the bridge-building of this
    • wisdom was instilled into Moon-beings, so one day, when our earth
    • and the sun can again be united in one body at a future day.
    • produced for such men as exist today. You may now ask: How is it with
    • meaning of the cross. In the plant of today we have a being which
    • consciousness which makes the man of today able to retain the image of
    • outer objects as he does today, but when anything approached him an
    • day-consciousness one has attained to the degree of inspiration or, in
    • day appears.”
    • the mighty universe of which we have formed some idea today, is
  • Title: Universe, Earth and Man: Lecture XI: The progress of man. His conquest of the physical plane in the post-Atlantean civilizations. The beginning and up-building of the 'I am.' The chosen people.
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    • Our task today is to comprehend the spiritual horizon within which man
    • they are today. While in his physical body during the day he then saw
    • objective day consciousness became ever clearer and clearer, and, on
    • case today, only man is not aware of it, whereas at that time he was,
    • During the day man is continually making use of his physical and
    • we are tired because all day long we have been destroying them.
    • separated during the day, because with our perceptions we are enclosed
    • the physical and etheric bodies to repair them. Today man is
    • close touch with him, as some men today come in touch with a monarch,
    • approaching Christ. “One day,” they said, “He will
    • how this produced the conditions that now surround us. Today the
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    • self-consciousness, is immersed during the day in the world that
    • and in the eighth of the day, with the image of the heart of the God
    • passing from the night to the day.” It is impossible to express
    • understand the expression, “from the night to the day.”
    • Previously it had been night; the soul is led over to a day — to
    • a spiritual day — when it will be united with Osiris, when it may
    • significant development today through the qualities of their own
    • something which to the materialistic consciousness of the present day
    • we described yesterday; and how it then grew clearer through man
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    • the present day to their own immediate surroundings, that is, to the
    • When a person speaks of races today he speaks of something that is no
    • speak of races, but all that remains of these today are relics of
    • rage today, among those who do not develop egoism but accept the
    • on the earth today were incarnated formerly in Egyptian bodies and
    • actually before him — today it dwells within him in countless
    • confronts us today in the generally held materialistic opinion that
    • to the man of the present day, was to him a sacred wisdom with a
    • the universe. In the future, the theories of today will be held to
    • temporal value to the man of today. Perhaps men will then be so
    • present-day man rejects ancient truths. For it is the case that things
    • which today are regarded as firmly established are but transitory
    • described yesterday as the Christ-Impulse. For a time mankind had to
    • principle of initiation for the changed humanity of today. It is of no
    • briefly, has been presented to your mental sight today, by drawing
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    • exoteric life. Today we will first of all turn quite
    • discerned; that in our everyday existence our soul-life
    • said today will help us to think clearly about what
    • days, or to confuse Him with someone else, if He had
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    • exoteric life. Today we will first of all turn quite
    • discerned; that in our everyday existence our soul-life
    • said today will help us to think clearly about what
    • days, or to confuse Him with someone else, if He had
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    • the three cases discussed are shown here (one Sun-year / 365.26 days):
    • Mercury-orbit, 87.97 days x 354 3/8 x 49 = 4,182 years
    • Jupiter-orbit, (11.86 years = 4,332.59 days)
    • 4,332.59 days x 354 3/8 = 4,203 years
    • Uranus-orbit, (84.01 years = 30,688.39 days)
    • 30,688.39 days x 49 = 4,117 years
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    • And now, today and tomorrow I would like to talk to you about some
    • Today we will first consider one type of decadent as an example. Later
    • Today I want to discuss a relatively young man who developed along
    • present-day life, in spite of all its philistinism and pedantry!
    • not be understood in the present day. He believed that it was a
    • living there for some days, he shot himself, exactly in accordance
    • awake enough to perceive it; he had not undergone what in these days
    • day, through Weininger, are ideas that really belong to the future?
    • become something grandiose, something that people of today cannot yet
    • there will come a time when the people living today will again
    • relation to their previous incarnations. Unlike today, when everyone
    • is living in many people of today. The important thing is to notice it
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    • Today I would like to begin by considering a simple fact of which
    • tried to present to you yesterday.
    • way we described yesterday. Such things truly do happen in the way
    • possesses a day-to-day awareness that a man like Weininger dismisses
    • These days, there is a restricted awareness of such things, for we
    • mankind has not always lived in the spirit-less style of today. Human
    • worlds. Today, men take no account of this.
    • the Easter season. Today there are even some who want to set a fixed
    • day for Easter Sunday, rather than following the present custom of
    • say, the first Sunday in April. Then one would no longer have to set
    • how little sense the men of today have for arranging their earthly
    • 3/8 days. Now that is somewhat shorter than a sun year. So if one
    • reckons in moon years, some days will be lost because the moon year
    • more days will have been left out. Then a balance would need to be
    • into this method briefly, since what we need today is to let the whole
    • Jubilee Period lasted 50 x 354 3/8 days; during this period one
    • Today we want to make the spirit of the thing present for our souls,
    • said: we experience the course of the days, one following after the
    • other. After 354 days, a new year begins. And after experiencing 49 or
    • Year to the next Jubilee Year. This gave every single day a special
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    • earthly nature, perhaps, but earthly all the same. Yesterday, in the
    • what is to follow. As it is these days, it is difficult to make
    • is entirely false. But the materialism of today does hold this view.
    • That is why the materialists of today look upon manifestations during
    • often found in other areas today, whereby one judges on the basis of
    • altogether conceivable, a person of today might come to know Dante's
    • Today how does someone become acquainted with The Divine
    • worthwhile work today. One becomes acquainted with it externally
    • first had to make our way through maya, there would come one fine day
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    • If we set out to compare the way in which people of today speak about
    • than is the case today. In so doing, it is extraordinarily important
    • would have been out of the question. Today, when someone says that
    • Today it does not occur to someone who is speaking about the speech
    • most people of today would not find such a conception at all easy, for
    • previous death and this birth. These days, it would be astonishing to
    • particularly difficult to understand, for people of today like to
    • maintain this distinction, for today there is a tendency to observe
    • You will be aware of the fact that present-day science talks about two
    • smooth. Thus, the anatomy and physiology of today assumes there are
    • haunt today's materialistic science. The so-called motor nerves are
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    • Today the essential thing for which I would like to use our time is to
    • yesterday.
    • participates, in the way we described yesterday, in the aesthetic
    • will be especially reminded of what we said yesterday — that the
    • the soul-spiritual more strongly than is the case today. Hence Plato,
    • this (violet) into our drawing. Thus, as I said yesterday, the moral
    • included, as I explicitly stated yesterday.
    • you yesterday. He calls this virtue dikaiosyne. We have to
    • way as to allow that surging back and forth I described yesterday.
    • outward displacement. Yesterday I mentioned that the striving for
    • on awakening can be expressed in words. Today I would like to put into
    • His day in freedom can unfold.
    • In rest, against the day his strength's increased.
    • — Corresponding to: His day in freedom can unfold. —
    • — which emanates from the body in the guise of desires. Yesterday
    • His day in freedom can unfold.
    • In rest, against the day his strength's increased.
    • Nietzsche's remark, ‘The world is deep, deeper than the day has
    • thought!’ The day represents physical life, physical perception,
    • physical experience. ‘The world is deep, deeper than the day has
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    • things, as otherwise it will be too late. Today men are living in an
    • cannot really be true!’ Today, this speech is frequently heard.
    • described in some detail over these last few days — of man's
    • of the body. If we examine a human head as it is today, what we have
    • dependent on the head, and is concerned with truth and wisdom. Today,
    • those of the Polish poet I cited yesterday that people are given a
    • opposite of that one. Today, much is taken in from what is outside,
    • Persians and Indians. In our day, when the whole earth has gradually
    • into a holy service — by connecting it with the Christ. Today,
    • atavistic feelings. Today, it is necessary for mankind to achieve this
    • It would take us too far today if I were to speak about what the
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    • relationships between man and the cosmos. Today I would like to remind
    • today. That would be foolish. As a matter of fact, it is extremely
    • they were thoroughly different from the senses we know now. Today I
    • As regards their form, the senses of today are much more dead than
    • explained, it was much more like today's dream consciousness. People
    • distinguish twelve senses. Today I would like, once again, to describe
    • today is just beginning to bring its thoughts about the senses into
    • science also enables one to see what is going on: today's material
    • world. Today I cannot go into the details of how this differs for
    • knows how physiology is pursued today could well say to us: ‘This
    • today is the result of a slow process of unfolding and development.
    • During Old Moon, the human senses were not as they are today. As I
    • of Old Moon existence. Today's senses are more dead than those of Old
    • were themselves more akin to the life processes. Today, seeing and
    • surroundings as he is nowadays. For us, sugar is something out there:
    • happens to provide a basis for the typical consciousness of today, but
    • that breathing is for us today. We are not nearly so aware of
    • such as the life processes have today.
    • and was much more filled with life than the hearing of today. That
    • of today's hearing. If what we hear today as music had been played on
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    • The kind of truths we passed in review before our souls yesterday
    • comprehended, for they are very significant. Today I will sketch just
    • Let us review yesterday's conclusions. The zones of the twelve senses
    • If we consider what was said yesterday about how our sense experiences
    • During the Moon phase, the present-day human senses contained a life
    • and mobility such as that displayed by the planets of our present-day
    • often drawn your attention to the fact that when a person of today
    • a form of awareness that is still subconscious in people of today: it
    • into our usual daytime consciousness. The concepts and ideas that
    • very strong. But with today's proper and normal, externally-orientated
    • some of the ideas people harbour today were to well up out of their
    • of a normal pregnancy. Today's doctors are already describing this
    • circumstances seem to have led to death, our present-day science must
    • of forming imaginations that are part of our day-time consciousness,
    • continue to think as we think in the everyday physical world, using
    • lives entirely in present-day habits of thought, believes it is a fact
    • centuries. In those days it was called the ‘sweet tone.’
    • experienced in the way people experience the third today. So you see
    • of present-day philosophy, Ehrenfels asks what it would be like to see
    • On a sunny winter's day, a hare makes its way through the snow,
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    • of the so-called lower senses. Mind you, these days it is not possible
    • direction. For today there are such strong prejudices that all one has
    • truths much more unguardedly than they can be discussed today, when
    • explain to a large audience of today. I was referring to some of these
    • even this much would create problems these days; other things would be
    • even more problematic. People of today take these things much more
    • circumstances today compel one to speak in more general terms if one
    • imaginative vision of Old Moon. Today, such an atavistic regression
    • This is the most obvious kind of case. Today, when an atavistic vision
    • separated in the way they are usually separated in the present-day
    • the enjoyment of art than they are in normal life. These days, it is
    • Today a human being is seen as concrete and fixed. But, within certain
    • closer to the ancient vision than people are today. I only want to
    • is medical, or quasi-medical, and not so in the sense of today's
    • a more abstract time, however. Today we need to add the spiritual
    • There are mysterious forces that some day will provide mankind with
    • truthful picture of the world. Today we still are living with many
    • So you see how all manner of things occur today because the concept of
    • have time to cover the whole subject today, so I will just make a
    • appropriate for today. But the manner of thinking is not the important
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    • What I would like to give you today is a thoroughly undemanding
    • which has been lost. I am speaking of Ernst Mach. Today I can only
    • today — that the impressions of colour, sound, warmth, pressure,
    • as on a thread: yesterday we had sensations; today we have sensations;
    • belong to us and are a part of what we perceived yesterday and the day
    • before yesterday and half a year before that. We have found a group of
    • become a part of the way he lives. Then one day he thinks to himself:
    • present-day humanity is organised so as to fall into this way of
    • very, very logical. Now, these days one finds countless judgements
    • talented, whipper-snapper in those days. He wrote a reply to
    • we shall not be discussing today. These reflections remain stuck in
    • cultural ferment that will again enliven today's deathly, exhausted
    • and considered along these lines today, but the speculations pay no
    • ignored because the present day has not preserved a sense for reality.
    • sort of appendix to today's lecture let me state: This sense for
    • treatment of morality. These days it is necessary to pay attention to
    • Today I wanted to share with you some perspectives on the modern
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    • The three lectures of today, tomorrow and the day after tomorrow will
    • be interconnected. Today I want to look at some things that will lay
    • back to days past, all the way back to a certain moment after our
    • today, it simply had to direct its dreamlike, clairvoyant awareness
    • experiences in the way people of today look at the objects of the
    • today's. Just imagine that you could re-think everything you ever
    • the terms of present-day thinking. This condition had to end because
    • earthly form they have today. If you observe human development from
    • frequently. But this is not sufficient for education these days; in
    • go about saying that today I was thundering on about memorising,
    • luciferic powers to help us to develop memory? The people of today are
    • is the memory of today. We need a relatively long time to memorise a
    • did not learn them in the fashion in which we memorise things today,
    • in those days was a kind of repetition of what had happened to an even
    • today has become a luciferic deed.
    • the biblical symbol of Lucifer, so today the fifth post-Atlantean
    • there to protect mankind from luciferic temptations. Today, the right
    • mentioned today and previously, Goethe was right to use Ahriman rather
    • heard today, Ahriman is not the only one who takes a certain pleasure
    • today. They provide the necessary foundations for the
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    • memory of the kind we have today. It was unnecessary because
    • Rather, as we heard yesterday, when a person thinks, his thoughts are
    • ordinary daytime consciousness, nor can it be brought back directly
    • seeing things. Yesterday and today we have characterised two different
    • naturally-functioning memory that typifies our usual daytime
    • yesterday — the matters that depend on Lucifer and Ahriman. In
    • yesterday, are appropriated by Ahriman and engraved into the universal
    • But people today like to formulate their thoughts quickly — do
    • days it is not even possible to calculate how deeply one sins against
    • Today, people have an insatiable appetite for putting things into
    • generalisation that, in the present day, there is much lying going on,
    • about all the huge lies of the present day. Even though it does not
    • of what our present-day habits have developed, we observe that the
    • This is why there is so much talk about abstract ideals today
    • remember what I said eight days ago. Remember that there are beings in
    • Consider what our present-day, materialistic culture of the fifth
    • about me so that humanity can believe in it until the last days of the
    • narrow-minded theology of today. What it very often teaches implies
    • them down, for that is what is to be taught until the last days of the
    • ‘I will be with you to the last days of the Earth.’ And this
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    • of our day. But that is how matters stand: what calls itself science
    • today is only concerned with the facts that are available to the
    • the head of what today is in the hands need not cause us to falter. In
    • one can become so despondent these days when one sees all that is
    • organism the very same thing that is the object of present-day human
    • one that must be expanded, still sounds like a paradox to us today.
    • Today I would still like to speak about a third, similar paradox. It
    • Thus, today, when truths are nevertheless formed on a subjective basis
    • at the present time. These days, many souls have been lured away from
    • distinction of which people of today are not even aware. Many is the
    • thought. But what matters today is whether or not our assertions are
    • But today so many people base their assertions on nothing but emotion
    • today collides with all the contemporary thinking that is at variance
    • standing up for the truth today. That other thinking is opposed to
    • example, has not died out; today it is present in another form. And we
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    • significance; they should not be treated like the truths of everyday
    • life or of normal science. The truths of everyday life consist more or
    • it employs today, is it able to speak of a special ego sense.
    • sense of thought and for the sense of speech? Today I would like to
    • organ on which the sense of tone is based. But today it is still
    • the upper part, and the lower part of our sense life, and today I
    • presence. The way in which we perceive each other's thoughts today is
    • at work today, specialising the ego sense just as he has specialised
    • philosophical way. Today there are already philosophers who entirely
    • used, as it is today, to perceive the external world. The sense of
    • from two sides. In order to understand present-day human activity, and
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    • The particular details of the things we discussed yesterday are
    • saw yesterday, the ahrimanic principle influences the upper end of the
    • as those that were sketched yesterday, for they contain the key to
    • countless riddles of life which confront present-day humanity. But it
    • pursued differently from what is usually called knowledge today.
    • Today's knowing, today's knowledge, only touches the outermost surface
    • present-day sciences, where it has been lost many times over. As I
    • I said that what occurs in a human being, and what today's
    • that found their way into print. Nowadays, either they are not
    • once existed; it has been lost in our present-day superficiality and
    • spoke as we spoke yesterday and today, attempting to characterise the
    • history these days — we would find that people knew that speech
    • today experience a split: words seem to hang in thin air. They no
    • Today, humanity is already very advanced along the course of regarding
    • history will find these deeper connections. But today a foundation in
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    • Cassel, St. John's Day, 1909
    • The celebration of a particular festival on the present day of the
    • John's Day. As long ago as in ancient Persia a festival known as the
    • ‘Baptism of Fire and Water’ was associated with a day which would
    • roughly correspond to a day in June at the present time. In ancient
    • Rome the festival of Vesta fell on a similar day in June, and that
    • days begin to shorten and the nights to lengthen — when the sun
    • next few days, bearing upon this most important event in the evolution
    • During the next few days we shall often have occasion to speak of the
    • Forerunner of Christ. Today we shall consider him from the standpoint
    • today as the mystery of the Holy Grail and the Rosy Cross.’
    • or St. John's day. This had been prophesied. The spirit was to be born
    • strong till St. John's day and then begins to wane. It was the
    • Up to this point John the Baptist was active. But when the days begin
    • midsummer day. But He, the spiritual Sun, will increase and his Light
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    • days of Charlemagne, or to Roman times, or to ancient Greece.
    • certain age, we are influenced in many ways by the culture of our day.
    • The seer, too, brings with him the education of his day, up to the
    • significance of which was touched upon yesterday, we discover the
    • history of mankind in the spiritual sense. Thus would it be today. But
    • individuals who possessed it, and even in our day ‘naturally
    • ancient India. Nowadays the appearance of Buddha (especially in
    • of today, and however impossible it may be to interpret them in an
    • Buddha. Nowadays people call them fables and legends. But they who
    • do not happen now. To be sure, there are forces at work today, but
    • spiritual worlds. One such step we showed yesterday to be the most
    • wiser than the science of our day. You will always find, as a typical
    • yesterday: the God who was there from the beginning, who had remained
    • today I would merely point out how a single sentence in St. Luke
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    • misunderstandings, I should like today to remind you that,
    • majority of you are already acquainted, will be shown today in a new
    • which we closed our considerations yesterday, we soon realize that
    • the opening verses of St. John. Today we shall revert to certain
    • different from yesterday's, and then see how the same truths confront
    • understood. A free and independent being existing at the present day
    • for a certain part of everyday life, apart from their physical and
    • physical and etheric bodies which, during the day, are the vehicles of
    • different from present day conditions; it was in its earliest
    • was therefore the same as that of the animal of the present day, which
    • animal on the Earth at the present day. Were I to describe the human
    • confronts us today, is but the image. On the other hand, had the Moon
    • form, as we see it today, first took shape on Saturn, as though
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    • Our point of departure for yesterday's considerations was the fact
    • everyday life, inasmuch as his physical and etheric bodies remain in
    • the sleeper. Thus, these alternating conditions of everyday human life
    • Ego-beings which enter his physical and etheric bodies. During the day
    • yesterday's considerations. The other fact was our increased knowledge
    • closely today. Before doing so, however, let me draw attention to the
    • manner in which the two starting-points of yesterday's considerations
    • Man, as we see him in everyday life, is a being consisting of a
    • say: By day man is awake, that is, he inhabits his physical and
    • day. In the first place, however, in order to understand clearly the
    • consider some other matters. Today let us consider the other beings
    • When we consider the being best known to us today, man, we say: Man,
    • elaborated through long periods of time. Then, as we said yesterday,
    • a physical body, as our minerals today. On the Sun man rose to the
    • of everyday life, when children in school, having failed to attain the
    • thoughtfully what is recognized by the science of the day. You will
    • astrality, as today the plant-astrality envelops the plants from
    • yesterday in a more abstract way. I said the Sun-forces found it
    • their earliest schooldays. They are taught that in ancient times only
    • Zeus, Pallas Athene, and so on! We know today that all that comes from
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    • yesterday and the day before.
    • too far to explain today why this period is called ‘Polarian’;
    • Moon and becomes increasingly desolate. We saw yesterday how the human
    • said yesterday, only a small number of human beings, and these
    • in other substances which, as fluids, exist separately today, for
    • his will in all directions. You can stretch out your hand today, but
    • well as much that was mentioned yesterday.
    • described yesterday, there resounded for the first time, clear and
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    • We said yesterday that mankind had great leaders even in that early
    • consciousness. We could conclude from yesterday's lecture that the
    • consciousness of the present day has evolved by degrees, man having
    • more flexible and plastic substance than is today the case; and we
    • we see them today. The Atlantean could indeed distinguish the objects
    • belonged to the things. At certain moments during the day the
    • for instance, as we see it today, in sharp outline. It was all vague
    • more to feel his own existence. We indicated yesterday the moment at
    • today as a last (often misunderstood) vestige of a former state,
    • receive them was also powerful. Today there are but remnants of this
    • condition. Picture to yourselves a man in those days moving past
    • had seen. A last heritage of this condition today is the inclination
    • for one person to yawn when he sees another do so. In those days the
    • work within themselves. Nowadays, a person who knows nothing of
    • influence would not be there today, if people knew that the Luciferic
    • intercourse in those days, it follows that instruction was given in
    • day. As in Atlantean times, institutions were established by the great
    • spiritual world. Today we can describe exactly what was taught there;
    • strictly regulated. Whereas today the mysteries of the higher worlds
    • degree ripe for them, in those days the instruction was strictly
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    • Our yesterday's lecture brought us to the point of understanding what
    • today we shall find it comparatively easy to grasp the distinction
    • ordinary everyday consciousness. We have heard how the old initiation
    • state which I described to you yesterday, perceived the divine
    • with regard to the understanding of Christ we are today still
    • understanding of Christ. Today even those who are prone to speak of
    • shedding of tears. In our day when, we may say, everything spiritual
    • such instances indefinitely. But what concerns us today is to
    • psychic-spiritual. The scientist of today sees how the human being
    • ‘inherited tendencies’ misused in our day, however justified it may be
    • his material nature will be heightened. Since man today is restricted
    • through mankind — the same impulse which, even today, when
    • today. This was the preparation. The whole course led up to a
    • grave, where he lay as if dead for three and a half days. His etheric
    • it is possible for man today to become clairvoyant without the
    • ordinary everyday consciousness undergoes no change. Through the
    • half days, and the God in them then became manifest, so too Lazarus
    • lay three and a half days in a death-like condition; but Christ Jesus
    • ‘Again the next day after John stood, and two of his disciples.’
    • Nowadays people emphasize the fact that the other Evangelists differ
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    • Our considerations yesterday taught us that the Christ-impulse, after
    • earthly evolution is such that man is today as powerfully affected by
    • it as, in earlier days, by that procedure which, as we have seen,
    • etheric from the physical body for three and a half days during
    • a condition resembling death for three and a half days; nevertheless
    • initiation, to induce artificially the three and a half days' trance,
    • dead for three and a half days; he had experienced in this time the
    • is nowadays so maltreated by purely historical and theological
    • materialistic Bible commentators of today, this Gospel of St. John is
    • the facts which strike the materialistic thinker of today as being the
    • nowadays. What appeared of primary importance to people in those days
    • important to the present day biographer. What does a modern biographer
    • unknown quantity nowadays.
    • the Cross, but let us think of it today in the light of the question:
    • say that it is only in our own day that people have begun again to
    • day constitute human belief and human conceptions of the world —
    • Indeed, the Mystery of Golgotha cannot be understood in our day save
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    • At the close of yesterday's lecture we referred to our impending
    • point of these lectures, it will be necessary to say something today
    • others. We have attempted in the last few days to gain an
    • today, in order to facilitate the progress of our considerations, let
    • Gospel, of which we said yesterday that modern theological criticism
    • number seven will be dealt with in the course of the next few days.)
    • presented to you during the past few days, you will remember having
    • times from what it is today. True, it has now assumed a more intimate
    • like a fairy tale, it was a reality in those days that, by exercising
    • growth of plants. Today there are but scanty remains of this. Thus
    • psychic influence. We might picture to ourselves in our days that a
    • which today are only wrought by mechanical means were brought about
    • mentioned yesterday that the individuality of Jesus of Nazareth was
    • say: ‘Why do not such things happen now, as in those days?’ Apart from
    • wine-lover of the present day would rejoice if, when given water to
    • day. This is an extremely important point. People must learn to think
    • day: it is not lawful for thee to take up thy bed.’
    • Sabbath day was to them the most striking feature in the incident!
    • Thus the whole situation and precisely the holy day were inseparable
    • must be especially fortified by the power of God on that day. By that
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    • regard to this Baptism by John. Today it will be our task to concern
    • deathlike state lasting three and a half days, during which his
    • revert to some of the points raised yesterday and considered under
    • described yesterday. Even the simplest people were aware of this in
    • consanguineous marriage at the present day would produce similar
    • present. In our day the magic forces must develop in another way; what
    • in the course of evolution; he thinks that what he experiences today
    • were altogether possible. For this reason I mentioned yesterday that
    • three days. Of course a materialistic view of things does not make
    • destroyed, He could build it up again in three days. This, too, is
    • days I will raise it up.
    • building, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?
    • Jesus in the light of day, crept through the window at night. Anyone
    • ordinary day consciousness. That is to say, Christ could communicate
    • signs which we considered yesterday. The next increase of power is
    • Then we see how the power gains in strength. We pointed out yesterday
    • We set out today from the question: ‘What took place at the Baptism by
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    • Yesterday and the day before we saw how, through the entry of the
    • description of the Mystery of Golgotha, the question must today be
    • circumstances of human life of which we have spoken in the last days.
    • in the days of Roman supremacy — the days in which the
    • external science. If the blood of human beings of the present day and
    • upon man. In bygone days men could behold the spiritual world in dim,
    • world of the animals!’ But this Darwinian theory is false today, when
    • of a child against his father and mother. It was known in those days
    • last few days.
    • days of the initiation. His self-consciousness was extinguished, and
    • in the lethargic condition for three and a half days, he had ‘united
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    • explanation of the Gospels. Therefore, before continuing today, it
    • might be well for me to give a brief review of what was said yesterday
    • essentially different in form from that of the present day; we also
    • totally different from that of the present day. But precisely the
    • saw on all sides currents which you cannot see today entering his
    • ‘The day must come,’ so said the initiates who knew the signs of the
    • more recall Goethe's words which we quoted yesterday:
    • We saw yesterday that these words were an allusion to the fact that
    • yesterday, the blood of the race gradually altered, and its
    • nature than in later times. Considered today, the physical and etheric
    • its course, and at the present day it is less firmly united with the
    • looking into the future, man must say: ‘When one day my etheric body
    • consider death today, our present life is at every moment a token of
    • affected by the Christ-impulse; there are many things in our day which
    • striking example will show how in our own day a whole region of human
    • remnant. Had we retraced our steps to the days of Egypto-Chaldean,
    • of the present day have not advanced beyond the standard of Celsus. It
    • Today we are told that the stone continues its motion until the latter
    • mechanism. Today it is in every sense an ideal to explain the world
    • are today so deadened that they are unable to convey new life to the
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    • Yesterday the significance of the Mystery of Golgotha for the
    • yesterday, however, that the remnant of a tendency to harden has
    • own day. Let us now consider the further course of earth's evolution,
    • which we described yesterday. By the flowing of the blood on Golgotha
    • by the same force. What I described to you yesterday received then its
    • ‘In that day ye shall ask in my name; and I say not until you that I
    • needs of the present day. Even though Matthew's name be not singled
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    • To the unprepared it may well appear strange that, yesterday, the name
    • starting-point of a new life, and, as we saw yesterday, of a new Sun.
    • succeeding periods of evolution follow. Today they are still in
    • we have learnt today and yesterday is, in substance, nothing less than
    • the aura of the Earth. To see the Earth today devoid of the
    • the earth; something which is continually dissolving and will one day
    • Now let us imagine that we had seen someone a few days ago, and that
    • we see the same person again a few days later. Can you believe it
    • soil out of which it has grown, and say: Thou stone art today a lower
    • in the days of old clairvoyance. We learn to look upon the sufferings
    • We pointed out yesterday that the Gospel of St. Mark was best adapted
    • from this spiritual life during our 14 days' study. But our gain has
    • Outside, beyond the sphere of these lectures, life surges, everyday
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    • gentlemen. Today we will add to what we have heard on previous
    • other day how we can observe human beings. We do not need to
    • explained to you in the last few days, blood flows everywhere.
    • Nowadays we find
    • being. The really criminal thing is that nowadays people monkey
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    • gentlemen. Today we will add to what we have heard on previous
    • other day how we can observe human beings. We do not need to
    • explained to you in the last few days, blood flows everywhere.
    • Nowadays we find
    • being. The really criminal thing is that nowadays people monkey
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    • form. It is the same with painting — and today the tendency is
    • everyday world. Just as the human soul has a sojourn in Devachan
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    • everyday world. Just as the human soul has a sojourn in Devachan
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    • youth movement of today very seriously indeed. If you look around,
    • not among your contemporaries, but among the older people of today, it
    • and feelings which young people today regard as characteristic of
    • noticed, because so few were concerned, is felt today within a youth
    • movement, it was different from what it is today. If one talks to
    • movement of today need not be regarded differently from the
    • the youth movement of today. Nevertheless this answer is entirely
    • step. It is no longer so today. It is not just a question of
    • that mankind stands today at a turning-point as never before, in
    • this too rolls on, through inertia. Our civilisation today goes
    • everything nowadays — one might say — documentary proof is required.
    • day before the case was to continue. I went into the town and thought:
    • custom. A few days later he wrote that I had won the case.
    • ever before. The strangest things happen to one today. Those who know
    • Rector Bartsch speak yesterday in such a warm and friendly way, saying
    • among the young people.” This can happen today; in one place one
    • This is so. Whether the materialistic man of today' is prepared to
    • have today no threefold membering in public life according to the
    • today in the feelings of young people.
    • youth today lies deep within the soul, and the significant thing is
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    • youth movement of today very seriously indeed. If you look around,
    • not among your contemporaries, but among the older people of today, it
    • and feelings which young people today regard as characteristic of
    • noticed, because so few were concerned, is felt today within a youth
    • movement, it was different from what it is today. If one talks to
    • movement of today need not be regarded differently from the
    • the youth movement of today. Nevertheless this answer is entirely
    • step. It is no longer so today. It is not just a question of
    • that mankind stands today at a turning-point as never before, in
    • this too rolls on, through inertia. Our civilisation today goes
    • everything nowadays — one might say — documentary proof is required.
    • day before the case was to continue. I went into the town and thought:
    • custom. A few days later he wrote that I had won the case.
    • ever before. The strangest things happen to one today. Those who know
    • Rector Bartsch speak yesterday in such a warm and friendly way, saying
    • among the young people.” This can happen today; in one place one
    • This is so. Whether the materialistic man of today' is prepared to
    • have today no threefold membering in public life according to the
    • today in the feelings of young people.
    • youth today lies deep within the soul, and the significant thing is
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    • are regarded as lower. At the present day it is impossible to speak
    • about many significant things of this kind, because today prejudices
    • could not be disseminated as it can be today. Aristotle could speak
    • not be outlined today before a considerable gathering of people. They
    • today, and other things even more. Nowadays, when human beings have
    • exist in the human being today, are in a way separate and stationary
    • Moon. Such an atavistic falling back into Moon-visions must today be
    • belongs. It does not do so if today, as an atavistic vision, it is
    • sense-organs which today is possessed only to this degree by the
    • properly understood. Nowadays man is regarded more or less as a
    • specialisation in which it lives today, at the present stage in the
    • soul? What do present-day physiologists know about these delicate
    • be in reading anything by present day writers on aesthetics, who only
    • Man (1795). It was a time given more to abstractions. Today we
    • nineteenth century up to the present day. But it must be realised
    • one day give man the impetus to develop beyond earth-existence. But
    • thought today that when anyone makes a logical statement that can be
    • today. Crystallography and, at a stretch, mineralogy are still real
    • that can be asked and answered. There is no time today for a complete
    • had not developed the kind of thinking we have today. The Greeks were
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    • are regarded as lower. At the present day it is impossible to speak
    • about many significant things of this kind, because today prejudices
    • could not be disseminated as it can be today. Aristotle could speak
    • not be outlined today before a considerable gathering of people. They
    • today, and other things even more. Nowadays, when human beings have
    • exist in the human being today, are in a way separate and stationary
    • Moon. Such an atavistic falling back into Moon-visions must today be
    • belongs. It does not do so if today, as an atavistic vision, it is
    • sense-organs which today is possessed only to this degree by the
    • properly understood. Nowadays man is regarded more or less as a
    • specialisation in which it lives today, at the present stage in the
    • soul? What do present-day physiologists know about these delicate
    • be in reading anything by present day writers on aesthetics, who only
    • Man (1795). It was a time given more to abstractions. Today we
    • nineteenth century up to the present day. But it must be realised
    • one day give man the impetus to develop beyond earth-existence. But
    • thought today that when anyone makes a logical statement that can be
    • today. Crystallography and, at a stretch, mineralogy are still real
    • that can be asked and answered. There is no time today for a complete
    • had not developed the kind of thinking we have today. The Greeks were
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    • most Germans today.
    • correct (though I was not one of them), but today it can give us a
    • enlightened spirit — and today it is quite impossible. If
    • present-day men were not so superficial, many things would be felt
    • It seems as if present-day man is not properly able to share what
    • present-day men. An intimate older friend of mine, Karl Julius
    • man's spiritual history than people can realise today. The period
    • develop today about the structure of society — although Goethe in
    • present in even the most outstanding figures today; and it would be
    • present-day men and can really speak only through the medium of
    • that in those days the very last remnant, the last echo of the old
    • so important today. Take, for example, Schiller's way of approaching
    • is not dealing with the social question in a present-day sense.
    • Today, when the social question is under review, it is usual to leave
    • a matter of course. Today it is said: If we bring about a right social
    • society. But this was no longer effective. In those days beautiful,
    • life, but the power to achieve real results was not in it. And today's
    • way. Today he concentrates everything upon a single power in himself,
    • Present-day man takes little account of either pole. Revelation —
    • not believe in it. Most people today, when they have grey hair and
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    • most Germans today.
    • correct (though I was not one of them), but today it can give us a
    • enlightened spirit — and today it is quite impossible. If
    • present-day men were not so superficial, many things would be felt
    • It seems as if present-day man is not properly able to share what
    • present-day men. An intimate older friend of mine, Karl Julius
    • man's spiritual history than people can realise today. The period
    • develop today about the structure of society — although Goethe in
    • present in even the most outstanding figures today; and it would be
    • present-day men and can really speak only through the medium of
    • that in those days the very last remnant, the last echo of the old
    • so important today. Take, for example, Schiller's way of approaching
    • is not dealing with the social question in a present-day sense.
    • Today, when the social question is under review, it is usual to leave
    • a matter of course. Today it is said: If we bring about a right social
    • society. But this was no longer effective. In those days beautiful,
    • life, but the power to achieve real results was not in it. And today's
    • way. Today he concentrates everything upon a single power in himself,
    • Present-day man takes little account of either pole. Revelation —
    • not believe in it. Most people today, when they have grey hair and
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    • is a dream-life. Even in daytime the life of feeling pervades our
    • days of crude observation is not generally noticed. The impression
    • of fulfillment of our destiny. If we have some experience today, then
    • Tomorrow will be my wedding day!”
    • Tomorrow will be my wedding day!”
    • At early dawn, at break of day,
    • produced within present day culture we may well say that about 99 per
    • from epoch to epoch. We today, for example, are quite unhappy if at
    • age to age; and today we stand at the starting point of a time when
    • that many people today suffer a great deal from conditions of soul
    • caught in the toils of present day education when they hear it said:
    • Impulse. From the point of view of history as conceived today, it is
    • It must be said that even theologians today often speak of the Christ
    • very much as the Hebrews of old or the Jews today speak of their
    • Jahve. I told you a few days ago how one could take Harnack's book,
    • this point relate the needs of the present day to certain powers of
    • spiritual world; the body dies away beneath us. So will it be one day
    • the Earth bears upon her today the unmistakable signs of old age; she
    • upon today is working counter to the ageing of the Earth. Awareness of
    • zenith — far from it! For example, you can find today in the
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    • is a dream-life. Even in daytime the life of feeling pervades our
    • days of crude observation is not generally noticed. The impression
    • of fulfillment of our destiny. If we have some experience today, then
    • Tomorrow will be my wedding day!”
    • Tomorrow will be my wedding day!”
    • At early dawn, at break of day,
    • produced within present day culture we may well say that about 99 per
    • from epoch to epoch. We today, for example, are quite unhappy if at
    • age to age; and today we stand at the starting point of a time when
    • that many people today suffer a great deal from conditions of soul
    • caught in the toils of present day education when they hear it said:
    • Impulse. From the point of view of history as conceived today, it is
    • It must be said that even theologians today often speak of the Christ
    • very much as the Hebrews of old or the Jews today speak of their
    • Jahve. I told you a few days ago how one could take Harnack's book,
    • this point relate the needs of the present day to certain powers of
    • spiritual world; the body dies away beneath us. So will it be one day
    • the Earth bears upon her today the unmistakable signs of old age; she
    • upon today is working counter to the ageing of the Earth. Awareness of
    • zenith — far from it! For example, you can find today in the
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    • time a perception, just as we today have a perception of colours or
    • We take earthly life today as the basis of our ideas and concepts and
    • was in the days of Greece, but for all that it is still possible to
    • civilised life today. The task before us is to begin once again to
    • a very important part in olden days. But the onward progress of
    • working in us nowadays. Naturally the Saturn forces work in us, just
    • basis of the morbid nervous symptoms which are so common nowadays. Our
    • materialism today man has become an earthworm. He must rise above this
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    • time a perception, just as we today have a perception of colours or
    • We take earthly life today as the basis of our ideas and concepts and
    • was in the days of Greece, but for all that it is still possible to
    • civilised life today. The task before us is to begin once again to
    • a very important part in olden days. But the onward progress of
    • working in us nowadays. Naturally the Saturn forces work in us, just
    • basis of the morbid nervous symptoms which are so common nowadays. Our
    • materialism today man has become an earthworm. He must rise above this
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    • Today we will continue this line of thought for certain other facts
    • things are not yet entirely clear to science today, but from what is
    • are a little expensive nowadays1 — still, you can buy
    • description. True, the description has been given imperfectly today;
    • is not easily incorporated in our memory. After three days all that we
    • body after death disappears after three days. For it is the same
    • about three days. The period varies; you can read about this in my
    • but we remember for approximately three days — that is to say, so
    • flown away after three days, if he does not make every effort to bring
    • could at most talk about it on the very next day. Afterwards it would
    • days after our death.
    • there. If today you feel religious, there is active within you what
    • vanishes after a few days. It only does not do so if we bring it down
    • present day will not admit. A little while ago, in Berlin, I had been
    • required! But such wisdom, unhappily, is widespread nowadays. You see
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    • Today we will continue this line of thought for certain other facts
    • things are not yet entirely clear to science today, but from what is
    • are a little expensive nowadays1 — still, you can buy
    • description. True, the description has been given imperfectly today;
    • is not easily incorporated in our memory. After three days all that we
    • body after death disappears after three days. For it is the same
    • about three days. The period varies; you can read about this in my
    • but we remember for approximately three days — that is to say, so
    • flown away after three days, if he does not make every effort to bring
    • could at most talk about it on the very next day. Afterwards it would
    • days after our death.
    • there. If today you feel religious, there is active within you what
    • vanishes after a few days. It only does not do so if we bring it down
    • present day will not admit. A little while ago, in Berlin, I had been
    • required! But such wisdom, unhappily, is widespread nowadays. You see
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    • transform themselves into what they become in most young people today.
    • people are powerless today — have grown more and more powerless
    • what one learns through astronomy and astrophysics today, if they cram
    • What we have spoken about here today is of the utmost pedagogical
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    • transform themselves into what they become in most young people today.
    • people are powerless today — have grown more and more powerless
    • what one learns through astronomy and astrophysics today, if they cram
    • What we have spoken about here today is of the utmost pedagogical
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    • schools and their ramifications and I think it right today to bring this
    • days connected in the Church Calendar with the Christmas Festival —
    • the Epiphany. The lecture today, therefore, will be more in the nature of a
    • survived of the good old Freemasonry takes the form nowadays of charitable
    • Spirituality in those days was directed to reality; whereas our epoch
    • spirit are called upon to climb one day to the highest stages of
    • around you today. Just as the mineral world, the plant world and the animal
    • edifice would one day become the content of his soul.
    • chaos. People nowadays may be inclined to jeer at “empty
    • form, however belong to the whole. The state of affairs today is that the
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    • schools and their ramifications and I think it right today to bring this
    • days connected in the Church Calendar with the Christmas Festival —
    • the Epiphany. The lecture today, therefore, will be more in the nature of a
    • survived of the good old Freemasonry takes the form nowadays of charitable
    • Spirituality in those days was directed to reality; whereas our epoch
    • spirit are called upon to climb one day to the highest stages of
    • around you today. Just as the mineral world, the plant world and the animal
    • edifice would one day become the content of his soul.
    • chaos. People nowadays may be inclined to jeer at “empty
    • form, however belong to the whole. The state of affairs today is that the
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    • add some remarks to today's lecture which are, to a certain degree,
    • up with the very fact that this Goetheanum is a symbol today for that
    • avenue of expression. Today the building of the Goetheanum cannot
    • you that, even here in Holland, the dear friends present today are
    • How is it that we have to say today that, in a few weeks, the
    • all shades have today for anti-Anthroposophy, we should be very
    • in spite of the impoverished world of today — to finish the
    • But it is necessary today, on the one hand, to extend this spiritual
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    • which I have introduced today, I will speak to you again from a
    • every-day physical existence is expressed in certain processes, even
    • night have their after-effects upon the mood of the day. Spiritual
    • feelings during the waking hours of the day.
    • during the waking hours of the day, it is essential that we carry into
    • movements of our solar system. During the days we experience ourselves
    • compared with our physical size in the daytime. We do not bear within
    • our physical organism during the day, stimulated by the movement of
    • during the day, which now continues in the physical body we have
    • of astrology, which nowadays has been brought to a complete decadence
    • during the day, its effect is reflected in my sleep body within the
    • earth, as every impartial person feels today. We shall have to be much
    • more convinced of the fact that all present-day thinking concerning
    • consciousness I have been describing to you today. Even if those
    • I have described to you today how destiny — whether one has
    • thirsts for such a knowledge. What is developing convulsively today in
    • need today of true Anthroposophists who will bring about an ascent for
    • today who can investigate the nature of man's connection with the
    • this is what we need today throughout the civilized world: external
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    • in their dances of today. But by doing only what thou hast
    • can enact with purity of life that which to-day is given over
    • now. Thou canst contrast them with the human forms of to-day,
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    • in their dances of today. But by doing only what thou hast
    • can enact with purity of life that which to-day is given over
    • now. Thou canst contrast them with the human forms of to-day,
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    • “The false science of our day” (i.e. in the West)
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    • prepared for medieval mysticism. Today the essence of prayer has
    • everyday world is removed from his soul and it withdraws into
    • dispute that our lives today are the result of our lives
    • yesterday, or that we are today under the influence of our
    • activity or idleness of yesterday or the day before? No one
    • what we have become. If we look back from today's standpoint
    • realize that today we have attained a certain quality of
    • next hour or day might bring, were it unknown to us, we could
    • inner perfection that impels a misguided theosophy today to
    • Christians and perhaps still is today — if we do not
    • often told today, particularly in the ideas of a falsely
    • observations of prayer are not popular today. Nowadays we are
    • however, we should look for it where it really is. Today we
    • cannot yet be discussed today, however unbiased the
    • by the ordinary consciousness of today. So we must remain
    • intellectual occupations today.
    • in the broad sense in which we have discussed it today, takes
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    • prepared for medieval mysticism. Today the essence of prayer has
    • everyday world is removed from his soul and it withdraws into
    • dispute that our lives today are the result of our lives
    • yesterday, or that we are today under the influence of our
    • activity or idleness of yesterday or the day before? No one
    • what we have become. If we look back from today's standpoint
    • realize that today we have attained a certain quality of
    • next hour or day might bring, were it unknown to us, we could
    • inner perfection that impels a misguided theosophy today to
    • Christians and perhaps still is today — if we do not
    • often told today, particularly in the ideas of a falsely
    • observations of prayer are not popular today. Nowadays we are
    • however, we should look for it where it really is. Today we
    • cannot yet be discussed today, however unbiased the
    • by the ordinary consciousness of today. So we must remain
    • intellectual occupations today.
    • in the broad sense in which we have discussed it today, takes
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    • of the way in which man is regarded at the present day. For a long
    • Something is, however, speaking to men to-day, even if they do not
    • speaking to them to-day in clear and unmistakable tones, urging them
    • from earthly substances; and when people declare to-day — in all
    • research. Many of those who are ready to refute materialism to-day do
    • everything that can be known to-day. (For, when we turn to the
    • However God-forsaken are many of those who expound science to-day,
    • turns to-day to psychology or philosophy, he will not merely be bored,
    • attention to what cannot, in our day, be attained by the accustomed
    • at all! It is powerless to do so. To-day, therefore, I want to begin
    • in science to-day, we direct our gaze to what lies beyond the Earth,
    • proceed in ordinary everyday writing, where we express something by
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    • In our lecture yesterday, we tried to relate man to the Cosmos. Our
    • the super-sensible being of man. To-day, I want to carry a little
    • I propose, therefore, to give to-day — dealing more externally as
    • adequate idea of it. To-day I propose to speak from still another
    • Yesterday's lecture showed us how the human being is built up and
    • not propose to speak to-day — men live together with those with
    • environment. Many of those who are devoured to-day by a passion
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    • to-day in common with animal nature. We find, therefore, in the Moon
    • as it was. Even to-day, when a man has passed through the gate of
    • yourselves. People of to-day can hardly yet succeed in this, but you
    • speaking to-day — the great primeval Teachers of the human race.
    • Sun-existence between death and a new birth. We to-day are much more
    • humanity to-day is the impulse which comes from Mars existence. We can
    • to-day between all manner of good and evil spirits. And here the Sun
    • exceedingly difficult to-day for the results of spiritual insight to
    • the Sun in regard to the Earth to-day? I will indicate one only of its
    • These things can be known to-day through Spiritual Science, It is not
    • Beings who afterwards took their departure to the Moon and to-day
    • many ways. Yesterday I described them to you in another way; now I
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    • are we justified in applying the scientific knowledge of to-day. Just
    • expression in human speech and language as it is to-day, that they
    • corrupt. In none of its European or American forms to-day is speech a
    • happens when one learns Eurythmy? To-day we lightly utter words
    • words to-day is really nothing but an acquiescence in convention. It
    • To speak in such a way seems to us almost absurd, for nowadays no
    • In days of yore this was felt and known. In the original, primitive
    • feeling in the vowel, form in the consonant. To-day these elements are
    • Eurythmy in the future be something more than it is to-day; it will
    • borne along on the surging waves of speech. To-day we have come to the
    • as it is to-day is certainly not born from the life of soul! It is
    • So it comes about that in our day a shrill discord sounds up from
    • learned to follow in his thought — not little everyday problems
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    • study to a certain conclusion to-day, to take the indications that
    • have been given in the last few days concerning the mysteries of the
    • myths to-day, and like to persuade themselves that they are uplifted
    • the sorrows and joys of days gone by.
    • the Earth, those ancient days when the Earth was one with the other
    • herself as she is to-day. I remember the time when the whole planetary
    • process in the human head. In days of yore these connections were
    • spoken of a great deal. Nowadays people read what was written long ago
    • spoken of this.) Anatomical comparisons, such as are made to-day,
    • which in days of yore was connected with the science of those times,
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    • day unless we have practised special exercises of the soul. A
    • in the light of day. But when they are in the third condition
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    • Published in Anthroposophy Today
    • day unless we have practised special exercises of the soul. A
    • in the light of day. But when they are in the third condition
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    • lecture today will be put into such a form, that through
    • wide-spread today — the concept is plainly something
    • shall yet be able to take together. Today I will only give
    • read philosopher of the present day (Herbert Spencer)
    • through the fields on a September day, we hear a rustling a
    • present day, to whom I dedicated a copy of my book, wrote in
    • Today I
    • concepts. Hegel is today perhaps the least understood
    • today, as they always said in his lifetime: he wants to
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    • lecture today will be put into such a form, that through
    • wide-spread today — the concept is plainly something
    • shall yet be able to take together. Today I will only give
    • read philosopher of the present day (Herbert Spencer)
    • through the fields on a September day, we hear a rustling a
    • present day, to whom I dedicated a copy of my book, wrote in
    • Today I
    • concepts. Hegel is today perhaps the least understood
    • today, as they always said in his lifetime: he wants to
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    • N present-day anthroposophical life we must begin to develop an art which
    • were based on a quite different kind of knowledge from that of to-day,
    • to-day. We have to learn to find again a deeper and deeper meaning in
    • reality. To-day we shall consider the human etheric body, describing
    • But to-day we shall look back at what is left behind in bed when a
    • detach themselves, a few days after man's death, as etheric body from
    • have said during the day, from waking to falling asleep — but in
    • what is spoken during the day. (The same thing happens during every
    • sleep, even during a daytime nap, but in a more fragmentary way.)
    • laid aside the etheric body as such; when after some days this
    • It is similar with the other experiences of man in the first days
    • today.
    • themselves today as the nucleus of what must spread to wider and wider
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    • N present-day anthroposophical life we must begin to develop an art which
    • were based on a quite different kind of knowledge from that of to-day,
    • to-day. We have to learn to find again a deeper and deeper meaning in
    • reality. To-day we shall consider the human etheric body, describing
    • But to-day we shall look back at what is left behind in bed when a
    • detach themselves, a few days after man's death, as etheric body from
    • have said during the day, from waking to falling asleep — but in
    • what is spoken during the day. (The same thing happens during every
    • sleep, even during a daytime nap, but in a more fragmentary way.)
    • laid aside the etheric body as such; when after some days this
    • It is similar with the other experiences of man in the first days
    • today.
    • themselves today as the nucleus of what must spread to wider and wider
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    • the fact that the number of breaths a man draws in a day equals the
    • our minds today, and which I may enumerate as follows: the three
    • the subject I shall speak about today. We all know that as earth-men
    • such will some day come to an end. It will then evolve further,
    • Hierarchies; and we today are already in relation with these Higher
    • Spirit-Man. So that today, instead of using the more complicated
    • will enable us some day to take in a Spirit-Self. We must also meet
    • so affects us that something is prepared which will some day lead to
    • materialistic surroundings of the present day which fill the mind with
    • the life of today, permeated as it is by materialistic opinions,
    • with the genius is in connection with the course of the day. If we had
    • the ego and the physical body is very greatly displaced in present-day
    • course of the day, the second meeting is connected with the course of
    • culture of today — the season of Christmas is connected with processes
    • determined by processes in the heavens. Easter Sunday is fixed for the
    • first Sunday after the first full-moon after the Vernal Equinox. Thus,
    • the Good Friday Mystery — signifies among other things, that the
    • subjectively the time has come today when we may say that a man with
    • religious life may today subjectively drive a man to Spiritual
    • people of the present day, although the latter, in speaking of such
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    • the fact that the number of breaths a man draws in a day equals the
    • our minds today, and which I may enumerate as follows: the three
    • the subject I shall speak about today. We all know that as earth-men
    • such will some day come to an end. It will then evolve further,
    • Hierarchies; and we today are already in relation with these Higher
    • Spirit-Man. So that today, instead of using the more complicated
    • will enable us some day to take in a Spirit-Self. We must also meet
    • so affects us that something is prepared which will some day lead to
    • materialistic surroundings of the present day which fill the mind with
    • the life of today, permeated as it is by materialistic opinions,
    • with the genius is in connection with the course of the day. If we had
    • the ego and the physical body is very greatly displaced in present-day
    • course of the day, the second meeting is connected with the course of
    • culture of today — the season of Christmas is connected with processes
    • determined by processes in the heavens. Easter Sunday is fixed for the
    • first Sunday after the first full-moon after the Vernal Equinox. Thus,
    • the Good Friday Mystery — signifies among other things, that the
    • subjectively the time has come today when we may say that a man with
    • religious life may today subjectively drive a man to Spiritual
    • people of the present day, although the latter, in speaking of such
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    • and the fixed stars, day and night, the seasonal cycles, the
    • worlds: Daybreak! “The day breaks and the shadows flee away
    • This day-Light began to stream into human hearts, for
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    • The bright light of day
    • Steiner on the last day (January 1, 1924) of the Christmas Conference
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    • said as being correct to a day, but if you take it in its essentials,
    • early days. It is really impossible for them to co-operate without
    • speak to-day on a subject that concerns the theosophical attitude of
    • way: “Why is Theosophy taught to-day at all as it is taught? Why
    • the higher worlds, as is done to-day.
    • arise: Why is this path not taken to-day? Why are the results of
    • of to-day, besides striving (as he certainly should strive) to
    • prevalent in the world to-day, and to develop his world of thought in
    • present day what is meant by this. It once happened that someone who
    • approach Theosophy or Spiritual Science to-day. They are very soon
    • clairvoyance; the powers of the present day have gradually been
    • is of no use for looking back to-day. You once had this clairvoyance.
    • How is it, then, that the majority of people to-day do not remember
    • experiences of the day before. — Now however clairvoyant people
    • the previous incarnation. That is the whole point! So that to-day it
    • and indeed this is very frequently the case to-day. The majority of
    • which has now been completed. I have there shown that present-day
    • the brain. Present-day research knows nothing of this. Clear thinking
    • real occult science to-day is to impart those results of spiritual
    • wonderful knowledge, but they are not of much use to the man of to-day
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    • said as being correct to a day, but if you take it in its essentials,
    • early days. It is really impossible for them to co-operate without
    • speak to-day on a subject that concerns the theosophical attitude of
    • way: “Why is Theosophy taught to-day at all as it is taught? Why
    • the higher worlds, as is done to-day.
    • arise: Why is this path not taken to-day? Why are the results of
    • of to-day, besides striving (as he certainly should strive) to
    • prevalent in the world to-day, and to develop his world of thought in
    • present day what is meant by this. It once happened that someone who
    • approach Theosophy or Spiritual Science to-day. They are very soon
    • clairvoyance; the powers of the present day have gradually been
    • is of no use for looking back to-day. You once had this clairvoyance.
    • How is it, then, that the majority of people to-day do not remember
    • experiences of the day before. — Now however clairvoyant people
    • the previous incarnation. That is the whole point! So that to-day it
    • and indeed this is very frequently the case to-day. The majority of
    • which has now been completed. I have there shown that present-day
    • the brain. Present-day research knows nothing of this. Clear thinking
    • real occult science to-day is to impart those results of spiritual
    • wonderful knowledge, but they are not of much use to the man of to-day
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    • of the European peoples. Indeed man's consciousness as it is to-day
    • Mysteries, they are nevertheless still in existence to-day and are the
    • often heard how man to-day can be led to the Initiates, how his
    • sense-perception, he still feels, even to-day, that there is within
    • spiritual world. To-day, this last remnant — the human soul
    • of the womb of worlds, out of the great universe.’ To-day the
    • are told to-day that the ancients paid homage to a God Hu and a
    • clairvoyance possessed by all human beings in those days.
    • by the people. Much that we hear of the Mysteries to-day, although not
    • And if what is being said about Spiritual Science to-day were to live
    • Christ, nor is it to-day. Paul had a vision of the Living Christ in
    • them now. We must wait for another occasion. To-day we will consider
    • in this legend, of which it is only possible to-day to speak briefly.
    • these things. But those who study him to-day, study only the Goethe
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    • of the European peoples. Indeed man's consciousness as it is to-day
    • Mysteries, they are nevertheless still in existence to-day and are the
    • often heard how man to-day can be led to the Initiates, how his
    • sense-perception, he still feels, even to-day, that there is within
    • spiritual world. To-day, this last remnant — the human soul
    • of the womb of worlds, out of the great universe.’ To-day the
    • are told to-day that the ancients paid homage to a God Hu and a
    • clairvoyance possessed by all human beings in those days.
    • by the people. Much that we hear of the Mysteries to-day, although not
    • And if what is being said about Spiritual Science to-day were to live
    • Christ, nor is it to-day. Paul had a vision of the Living Christ in
    • them now. We must wait for another occasion. To-day we will consider
    • in this legend, of which it is only possible to-day to speak briefly.
    • these things. But those who study him to-day, study only the Goethe
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    • is little understood and liked to-day, it may be said at once that the
    • matters of spiritual life, and it is directly repugnant to our present-day
    • to-day. Beyond these there are only the Gospels and the Pauline Epistles.
    • not make this concession to the science of the day.
    • in the soul of man to-day if he is to understand it aright, let us see
    • by these expressions is little understood to-day, but it will become
    • these days it is dry and abstract in character and regarded lightly,
    • to-day when they confront scientific truths. What we now call science
    • was transformed in his feelings and impressions. What to-day appears
    • there before. Such a method of thinking as is possible nowadays —
    • thought which we possess to-day. The ordinary inhabitants of every
    • which we have to-day only an abstract expression, i.e., the feeling of
    • And this still applies to-day. Because Christ is the focus of all
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    • is little understood and liked to-day, it may be said at once that the
    • matters of spiritual life, and it is directly repugnant to our present-day
    • to-day. Beyond these there are only the Gospels and the Pauline Epistles.
    • not make this concession to the science of the day.
    • in the soul of man to-day if he is to understand it aright, let us see
    • by these expressions is little understood to-day, but it will become
    • these days it is dry and abstract in character and regarded lightly,
    • to-day when they confront scientific truths. What we now call science
    • was transformed in his feelings and impressions. What to-day appears
    • there before. Such a method of thinking as is possible nowadays —
    • thought which we possess to-day. The ordinary inhabitants of every
    • which we have to-day only an abstract expression, i.e., the feeling of
    • And this still applies to-day. Because Christ is the focus of all
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    • know to-day. The materialistic doctrine of evolution, in tracing
    • event — whether or not we call it to-day a ‘symbolical’
    • the spiritual life of the present day. When one speaks of a
    • an ‘abstraction,’ for to-day man is very far from
    • into this to-day. Rather is it our task to indicate how by the time
    • ancient Mysteries. There is little understanding to-day of what the
    • man to-day — confining himself purely to his inner being, and
    • to-day, as we have said, rise in full freedom to spiritual vision
    • sanctuaries of learning as we should say to-day — performed for
    • into which I cannot enter to-day.
    • the wonted habits of thought. The attitude adopted by man to-day is
    • Philosophy to-day insists upon seeking for causes in what is
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    • know to-day. The materialistic doctrine of evolution, in tracing
    • event — whether or not we call it to-day a ‘symbolical’
    • the spiritual life of the present day. When one speaks of a
    • an ‘abstraction,’ for to-day man is very far from
    • into this to-day. Rather is it our task to indicate how by the time
    • ancient Mysteries. There is little understanding to-day of what the
    • man to-day — confining himself purely to his inner being, and
    • to-day, as we have said, rise in full freedom to spiritual vision
    • sanctuaries of learning as we should say to-day — performed for
    • into which I cannot enter to-day.
    • the wonted habits of thought. The attitude adopted by man to-day is
    • Philosophy to-day insists upon seeking for causes in what is
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    • life. To-day we shall consider how an impulse akin to that of
    • Another stumbling-block which may crop up now-a-days, is connected
    • to-day we hear it said in academic circles: ‘To such and such a point
    • days of creation, when as yet there was no human being to receive them
    • to-day. Cosmic laws were presented in a garb of beauty —
    • for art. Richard Wagner could not be a dramatist of everyday life, for
    • draw his characters from everyday life. And so he turned to the myths,
    • atmosphere around us to-day. There was no division of water and the
    • kind of consciousness he has to-day. He was shut off from outer Nature
    • But even nowadays it is quite easy to understand the real origin of
    • myths. — The legend of the ‘Noonday Woman’ is still familiar in
    • Earth-consciousness wherein all men were enveloped in the days of
    • consciousness transcends that of the everyday world, when they are
    • to-day by having permeated the pure plant-body with desires, with the
    • word is brought forth to-day by the waves of air working through the
    • of Richard Wagner. — In the year 1857, on Good Friday, he was
    • in connection with Good Friday and in the mood that fell upon him the
    • feeling which though mystical in essence is yet clear as daylight and
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    • life. To-day we shall consider how an impulse akin to that of
    • Another stumbling-block which may crop up now-a-days, is connected
    • to-day we hear it said in academic circles: ‘To such and such a point
    • days of creation, when as yet there was no human being to receive them
    • to-day. Cosmic laws were presented in a garb of beauty —
    • for art. Richard Wagner could not be a dramatist of everyday life, for
    • draw his characters from everyday life. And so he turned to the myths,
    • atmosphere around us to-day. There was no division of water and the
    • kind of consciousness he has to-day. He was shut off from outer Nature
    • But even nowadays it is quite easy to understand the real origin of
    • myths. — The legend of the ‘Noonday Woman’ is still familiar in
    • Earth-consciousness wherein all men were enveloped in the days of
    • consciousness transcends that of the everyday world, when they are
    • to-day by having permeated the pure plant-body with desires, with the
    • word is brought forth to-day by the waves of air working through the
    • of Richard Wagner. — In the year 1857, on Good Friday, he was
    • in connection with Good Friday and in the mood that fell upon him the
    • feeling which though mystical in essence is yet clear as daylight and
  • Title: Lecture: Spiritual Wisdom in the Early Christian Centuries
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    • This is what we find to-day in famous histories of philosophy and
    • authoritative on the subject of Indian wisdom to-day we shall
    • sense in which we speak of Nature to-day. In their schools they spoke
    • of a spiritual world, and Nature — generally regarded nowadays as
    • would be three hundred and sixty days in a year. But there are, in
    • fact, five additional days, ruled by seventy-two sub-heavenly Powers,
    • hundred and sixty. The five remaining days in the cosmic year which
    • above the three hundred and sixty-five days, there are still a few
    • universe, whereas nowadays we begin our physiological studies by
    • three hundred and sixty heavenly Powers. Just as to-day man is said to
    • learning in those days, and one can readily understand that Plotinus
    • although it no longer exists in that form to-day, indeed cannot do so
    • for it must be pursued now-a-days in a different way), the deepest
    • have no longer any inkling to-day of the wisdom that lived in the
    • those days there were still some who understood what was, for example,
    • wished to-day to speak of one chapter of history and from an
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    • This is what we find to-day in famous histories of philosophy and
    • authoritative on the subject of Indian wisdom to-day we shall
    • sense in which we speak of Nature to-day. In their schools they spoke
    • of a spiritual world, and Nature — generally regarded nowadays as
    • would be three hundred and sixty days in a year. But there are, in
    • fact, five additional days, ruled by seventy-two sub-heavenly Powers,
    • hundred and sixty. The five remaining days in the cosmic year which
    • above the three hundred and sixty-five days, there are still a few
    • universe, whereas nowadays we begin our physiological studies by
    • three hundred and sixty heavenly Powers. Just as to-day man is said to
    • learning in those days, and one can readily understand that Plotinus
    • although it no longer exists in that form to-day, indeed cannot do so
    • for it must be pursued now-a-days in a different way), the deepest
    • have no longer any inkling to-day of the wisdom that lived in the
    • those days there were still some who understood what was, for example,
    • wished to-day to speak of one chapter of history and from an
  • Title: Lecture: The Crossing of the Threshold and the Social Organism
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    • Even to-day, most important events are being slept away.'
    • great importance to this mystery, but to-day it is necessary to bear
    • as he is constituted to-day, from the aspect of body, soul and
    • following day, but so that it is not always necessary for him to
    • day-time consciousness. The one who, is fully conscious of these
    • is a FORESIGHT, a prevision of the next day. But. you must not
    • take over thoughts into the course of his day. Let us assume
    • definite time, say, at midday. What he thus intends to do, has
    • night should become fruitful in the course of his day.
    • humanity, namely, that the consciousness of being connected day by
    • day with the higher Beings, through the experiences of the preceding
    • be discussed to-day. We must speak of the fact that the human being
    • the human being should carry into the life of daytime the conscious
    • to-day pertaining to religious beliefs; they should turn to feelings
    • should be grasped clearly. You know that the religions of to-day talk
    • whether the religions of to-day speak of God, of Christ, or of
    • hierarchy, for to-day they feel averse to seek a connection with the
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    • Even to-day, most important events are being slept away.'
    • great importance to this mystery, but to-day it is necessary to bear
    • as he is constituted to-day, from the aspect of body, soul and
    • following day, but so that it is not always necessary for him to
    • day-time consciousness. The one who, is fully conscious of these
    • is a FORESIGHT, a prevision of the next day. But. you must not
    • take over thoughts into the course of his day. Let us assume
    • definite time, say, at midday. What he thus intends to do, has
    • night should become fruitful in the course of his day.
    • humanity, namely, that the consciousness of being connected day by
    • day with the higher Beings, through the experiences of the preceding
    • be discussed to-day. We must speak of the fact that the human being
    • the human being should carry into the life of daytime the conscious
    • to-day pertaining to religious beliefs; they should turn to feelings
    • should be grasped clearly. You know that the religions of to-day talk
    • whether the religions of to-day speak of God, of Christ, or of
    • hierarchy, for to-day they feel averse to seek a connection with the
  • Title: Lecture: The Weaving and Living Activity of the Human Etheric Bodies
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    • order to have a perpetual holiday. They have their work, tasks which
    • indeed! To-day, the ordinary science of the physical world really
    • to-day that people actually believe that human life on earth is
    • the obtuse people of to-day consider as the everlasting human nature
    • still lives to-day upon the old inheritance in every sphere, upon the
    • spiritual science. When someone has a new idea to-day and invents
    • art, this, fact is more or less evident to-day. In art it is strongly
    • think of people — some still exist to-day — who do not
    • from several aspects, as it is necessary to-day.
    • be said at this meeting, simply because to-day things present such an
    • may be considered in connection with those of to-day. I explained
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    • order to have a perpetual holiday. They have their work, tasks which
    • indeed! To-day, the ordinary science of the physical world really
    • to-day that people actually believe that human life on earth is
    • the obtuse people of to-day consider as the everlasting human nature
    • still lives to-day upon the old inheritance in every sphere, upon the
    • spiritual science. When someone has a new idea to-day and invents
    • art, this, fact is more or less evident to-day. In art it is strongly
    • think of people — some still exist to-day — who do not
    • from several aspects, as it is necessary to-day.
    • be said at this meeting, simply because to-day things present such an
    • may be considered in connection with those of to-day. I explained
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    • to-day. In ancient times, human beings had at their disposal means of
    • the interior the most perfect form that is possible to-day
    • creating it. And if Spiritual Science does not do this in our day,
    • day, to stand before us. Everything, in a certain sense, must be
    • from the spirit of an epoch. How can we to-day reach some
    • the gallows, and how he is saved by words spoken each day by Seven
    • days, must utter no single word and appear to be a simpleton. But
    • son to go free. But the next day the Empress tells the Emperor
    • day has come and Diocletian is able to speak. This is the story of
    • the days when this story was actually written, nobody would have been
    • asked to ‘explain’ it. But the verdict nowadays is that
    • human soul as it is to-day, when it has lost consciousness of the
    • symbols. We, in our day, bring the intellect, and Spiritual Science
    • have outlined before you to-day.
    • the world to-day, so much more depends upon deed than upon any
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    • to-day. In ancient times, human beings had at their disposal means of
    • the interior the most perfect form that is possible to-day
    • creating it. And if Spiritual Science does not do this in our day,
    • day, to stand before us. Everything, in a certain sense, must be
    • from the spirit of an epoch. How can we to-day reach some
    • the gallows, and how he is saved by words spoken each day by Seven
    • days, must utter no single word and appear to be a simpleton. But
    • son to go free. But the next day the Empress tells the Emperor
    • day has come and Diocletian is able to speak. This is the story of
    • the days when this story was actually written, nobody would have been
    • asked to ‘explain’ it. But the verdict nowadays is that
    • human soul as it is to-day, when it has lost consciousness of the
    • symbols. We, in our day, bring the intellect, and Spiritual Science
    • have outlined before you to-day.
    • the world to-day, so much more depends upon deed than upon any
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    • Today we shall proceed a little further and speak again about more
    • sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth. Today we shall not go into what Noah and
    • today to combat Christianity so radically has been learned from the
    • Christian scholastic science of the Middle Ages. Actually, today
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    • Today we shall proceed a little further and speak again about more
    • sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth. Today we shall not go into what Noah and
    • today to combat Christianity so radically has been learned from the
    • Christian scholastic science of the Middle Ages. Actually, today
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    • limited standpoint of present-day civilisation, but so as to
    • We men of to-day little know how far we have gone in
    • Golgotha. They were very different from the souls of men to-day. We
    • events and movements of our day. In reality the souls of men have
    • in the mere abstract constellations which we see to-day. He saw them
    • Science which is valued above all by the world to-day, the initiate
    • more he imbues himself with that which all the world to-day calls
    • He who passes to-day through the Portals of Initiation
    • man to-day, was alive and filled with movement. In spiritual Worlds
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    • limited standpoint of present-day civilisation, but so as to
    • We men of to-day little know how far we have gone in
    • Golgotha. They were very different from the souls of men to-day. We
    • events and movements of our day. In reality the souls of men have
    • in the mere abstract constellations which we see to-day. He saw them
    • Science which is valued above all by the world to-day, the initiate
    • more he imbues himself with that which all the world to-day calls
    • He who passes to-day through the Portals of Initiation
    • man to-day, was alive and filled with movement. In spiritual Worlds
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    • reason, the subject of to-day's lecture should have a special
    • what is capable of investigation as a Truth, unconnected in our day
    • is analogous, where present day Spiritual Science is concerned, to
    • from life to life? No! What thou doest to-day, what thou doest
    • most powerfully asunder. If we were less prone in these days to
    • distractions of all kinds. Then we are told how one day, when he
    • quite the meaning that is imparted to it to-day, still it is intended
    • it possible that man, in earlier days, was differently placed as
    • which passed from age to age, so that mankind to-day still suffers
    • that what is present to-day, was not always present. It tells us that
    • what we possess to-day as our reason, our scientific thought, was not
    • come to their knowledge of external things in the way they do to-day,
    • To-day we are in an intermediate state. The old
    • expressed as follows. Humanity stands to-day at that stage when it is
    • have grown greater than it is to-day. When that time comes, men will
    • Spiritual Science must some day become the means by
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    • reason, the subject of to-day's lecture should have a special
    • what is capable of investigation as a Truth, unconnected in our day
    • is analogous, where present day Spiritual Science is concerned, to
    • from life to life? No! What thou doest to-day, what thou doest
    • most powerfully asunder. If we were less prone in these days to
    • distractions of all kinds. Then we are told how one day, when he
    • quite the meaning that is imparted to it to-day, still it is intended
    • it possible that man, in earlier days, was differently placed as
    • which passed from age to age, so that mankind to-day still suffers
    • that what is present to-day, was not always present. It tells us that
    • what we possess to-day as our reason, our scientific thought, was not
    • come to their knowledge of external things in the way they do to-day,
    • To-day we are in an intermediate state. The old
    • expressed as follows. Humanity stands to-day at that stage when it is
    • have grown greater than it is to-day. When that time comes, men will
    • Spiritual Science must some day become the means by
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    • To-day we shall consider the expression of the spirit of
    • very successful in fathoming this mystery. To-day, therefore, we
    • to-day, — we call the part of the astral body which has been
    • for them even to-day. Man will only begin consciously to transform
    • Therefore in Spiritual Science we say that in man as he is to-day we
    • we speak of Group-Souls to-day in the animal world. The individual
    • which we can only learn to know to-day through Spiritual Science —
    • influences immediately preceding the birth of the Ego, are to-day
    • as yet unpermeated by the Ego, the result of which is to-day
    • man is to-day able to mould his external being artistically from out
    • essence described to-day by Physical Science as light; we have to
    • the stage of thinking, feeling and willing as he does to-day. These
    • to-day. The development of speech, is indeed, only comparable to
    • If we elaborate what has been said to-day, we can
    • given to-day is not without justification.
    • living feeling for speech. To-day, if a man can speak at all, he
    • be reawakened within us. To-day, people are satisfied with any form
    • written to-day is of a much lower order.
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    • To-day we shall consider the expression of the spirit of
    • very successful in fathoming this mystery. To-day, therefore, we
    • to-day, — we call the part of the astral body which has been
    • for them even to-day. Man will only begin consciously to transform
    • Therefore in Spiritual Science we say that in man as he is to-day we
    • we speak of Group-Souls to-day in the animal world. The individual
    • which we can only learn to know to-day through Spiritual Science —
    • influences immediately preceding the birth of the Ego, are to-day
    • as yet unpermeated by the Ego, the result of which is to-day
    • man is to-day able to mould his external being artistically from out
    • essence described to-day by Physical Science as light; we have to
    • the stage of thinking, feeling and willing as he does to-day. These
    • to-day. The development of speech, is indeed, only comparable to
    • If we elaborate what has been said to-day, we can
    • given to-day is not without justification.
    • living feeling for speech. To-day, if a man can speak at all, he
    • be reawakened within us. To-day, people are satisfied with any form
    • written to-day is of a much lower order.
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    • to-day more particularly of one aspect of this relationship of human
    • ones in respect of such matters as we shall be considering. To-day
    • If we consider the relationship man has to-day to language, we find
    • object. In our day however there is hardly any feeling left for this;
    • when lightning actually flashes through space? To-day we are inclined
    • days designated the plough. When anyone was listening to or speaking
    • live in the spiritual world. To-day we will extend this into a realm
    • for up to a point they are similar to the man of the present day, —
    • continuous stream back from our own day to Rome. A certain element of
    • has to-day reached a kind of culmination, first began to show itself
    • life of a Greek and the inner life of a man of the present day. To
    • The way the Greeks are described in the schools to-day is really
    • in earlier days.
    • We have to-day the various languages that run their course like
    • Word ” — in those days the Word was felt as moving and
    • from it. And how sore is the need to-day for such fructification! Let
    • unfolds before us when we look away from the present-day language
    • weaving stirs even yet in the language corpses of to-day. Were the
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    • to-day more particularly of one aspect of this relationship of human
    • ones in respect of such matters as we shall be considering. To-day
    • If we consider the relationship man has to-day to language, we find
    • object. In our day however there is hardly any feeling left for this;
    • when lightning actually flashes through space? To-day we are inclined
    • days designated the plough. When anyone was listening to or speaking
    • live in the spiritual world. To-day we will extend this into a realm
    • for up to a point they are similar to the man of the present day, —
    • continuous stream back from our own day to Rome. A certain element of
    • has to-day reached a kind of culmination, first began to show itself
    • life of a Greek and the inner life of a man of the present day. To
    • The way the Greeks are described in the schools to-day is really
    • in earlier days.
    • We have to-day the various languages that run their course like
    • Word ” — in those days the Word was felt as moving and
    • from it. And how sore is the need to-day for such fructification! Let
    • unfolds before us when we look away from the present-day language
    • weaving stirs even yet in the language corpses of to-day. Were the
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    • Influence in Europe and Asia Today.
    • Influence in Europe and Asia Today.
    • to-day, therefore, we will consider how certain happenings in the
    • would be served to-day by entering into a detailed consideration of
    • in the man Jesus. The kind of ideas which in those days men brought
    • away from the sphere of human thinking. Man's thought to-day is
    • referred to as naturally as we refer to-day to man's connection
    • interest to human beings in those days than the physical world —
    • little resemblance to the language used in the early days of
    • against the grain in our days, when men prefer to receive knowledge
    • lived and worked with a tremendous power. And that is why even to-day
    • the learning will not be of the kind that finds favour to-day. It
    • fact the position to-day is fundamentally the same, except that men
    • through the centuries to our own day, an Ahrimanic form of magic
    • the East of Europe to-day, we see not human beings alone but an
    • known in days of yore as the Fauns and Satyrs. Their once goat-like
    • is urgently necessary that these things should be realised to-day.
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    • Influence in Europe and Asia Today.
    • Influence in Europe and Asia Today.
    • to-day, therefore, we will consider how certain happenings in the
    • would be served to-day by entering into a detailed consideration of
    • in the man Jesus. The kind of ideas which in those days men brought
    • away from the sphere of human thinking. Man's thought to-day is
    • referred to as naturally as we refer to-day to man's connection
    • interest to human beings in those days than the physical world —
    • little resemblance to the language used in the early days of
    • against the grain in our days, when men prefer to receive knowledge
    • lived and worked with a tremendous power. And that is why even to-day
    • the learning will not be of the kind that finds favour to-day. It
    • fact the position to-day is fundamentally the same, except that men
    • through the centuries to our own day, an Ahrimanic form of magic
    • the East of Europe to-day, we see not human beings alone but an
    • known in days of yore as the Fauns and Satyrs. Their once goat-like
    • is urgently necessary that these things should be realised to-day.
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    • FROM YESTERDAY'S
    • which we studied yesterday more externally. We will try to bring
    • more difficult for the man of today than for the man of primeval
    • of the patient. For what is called illness today is in truth only the
    • law. Even today these truths can only be hinted at. For as a rule, if
    • for a few days. Then what we call the etheric body is given over to
    • the real longings are frequently satisfied today by quite erroneous
    • methods. Thus there are many people today who have decidedly got
    • described today as analytical psychology or psychoanalysis. People
    • quarter-truths. Compare it with what we have pointed out today. The
    • your attention to one point: Reckon up the number of days in an
    • by as many days as the Sun requires years to advance through the
    • many days — though, of course, it is not always equal —
    • in one day as the number of days he lives, or as the number of years
    • reason, and not because they knew less than the astronomers of today,
    • I made it my chief task today to describe to some extent how the
    • as a result of such studies as we have made today, we take with us
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    • FROM YESTERDAY'S
    • which we studied yesterday more externally. We will try to bring
    • more difficult for the man of today than for the man of primeval
    • of the patient. For what is called illness today is in truth only the
    • law. Even today these truths can only be hinted at. For as a rule, if
    • for a few days. Then what we call the etheric body is given over to
    • the real longings are frequently satisfied today by quite erroneous
    • methods. Thus there are many people today who have decidedly got
    • described today as analytical psychology or psychoanalysis. People
    • quarter-truths. Compare it with what we have pointed out today. The
    • your attention to one point: Reckon up the number of days in an
    • by as many days as the Sun requires years to advance through the
    • many days — though, of course, it is not always equal —
    • in one day as the number of days he lives, or as the number of years
    • reason, and not because they knew less than the astronomers of today,
    • I made it my chief task today to describe to some extent how the
    • as a result of such studies as we have made today, we take with us
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    • the veil of knowledge. He must lay hold of the Word. Instead, today,
    • substance that streams into earth and out again. Today, no relation
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    • would be very useful for the man of today if he made himself
    • this I shall deal with today and tomorrow — when one has in
    • thinking that still rules in the soul today is connected with the
    • basis today. Of the Egyptians one must say that in the age when the
    • today: after the institution of Osiris had existed for hundreds of
    • Chronos could be brought again to the light of day, and be once more
    • time. A certain Luciferic character, as we should say today, was
    • Today,
    • sulphur’. Today there is also a philosophical sulphur:
    • say the cosmic sulphur. Today, indeed, many a physical-natural
    • remember that the really clever people of today are, of course,
    • we confine ourselves today to the two mythologies and tomorrow touch
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    • It was my task yesterday to show how the special configuration of
    • Now we saw yesterday
    • the ruling spiritual beings, as we described yesterday. Men in the
    • abstractions of today but to the somewhat fuller abstractions of
    • lock and key. That is not right for the present day, but it is a
    • these things must be spoken of today, because the knowledge of
    • Now today you find in
    • by the human being is today — in fact since the times when
    • changed, but that what today only enters, presses into, the region of
    • organism. Today the voice breaks; in those days the thoughts ‘broke’
    • events in the atmosphere. (Today there are still slight remains of
    • think nowadays in an abstract way, inasmuch as they desire to know
    • then today, with the abstract perception that you have? You discover
    • today it is placed at man's own discretion to observe abstractly and
    • connected in a certain way with the day, with the rising and setting
    • the day; and what was spread out over the whole life between birth
    • perception and thinking with the day, with sunrise and sunset —
    • indeed as people do today though they don't think so and even believe
    • a pernicious sense today is found in all old religious rites: the
    • am connected with what is brought by the day. Through the deeper,
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    • the day before yesterday, as I spoke of the important difference
    • an understanding of the present-day world conception. For the world
    • concepts of today are not derived in any very definite way from a
    • already referred to it yesterday. We have often related that we are
    • November days of autumn when the sun sets in the seventeenth degree
    • the Osiris-Isis legend or myth at the present day, one must view it
    • the Mystery of Golgotha, but must be again unriddled today
    • such a nature that perhaps it can only be related today in a most
    • way that I can only relate today approximately, superficially, even
    • her special benefactor and loved him. And one day she believed in a
    • particular illusion, just as the visitor believed one day in a
    • brought all this to pass. But there came a day when in its true, its
    • her clairvoyance there one day arose in her the deep meaning, as far
    • In recent days we have
    • ‘So one day
    • sense. Today, however, men themselves have already forgotten what was
    • the men who are scholars, are indeed very learned today and
    • keynote in our modern times. Words today are far removed from their
    • how far they are removed from reality in what today they call ideas,
    • forces of man. And one can only understand reality today for the man
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    • of man today so that a counterweight may be created to the principle
    • today, the Egyptian, as too the Greek, at least the Greek thinking in
    • who therefore (in the Egyptian sense, today it sounds rather
    • beings today we are not able to enter into a perceptive and sensitive
    • We have no possibilities of this today. If man can develop the forces
    • one in the third post-Atlantean time. Today in the age of
    • I pointed out yesterday, people no longer knew how to connect
    • precisely through his head. It is particularly difficult today to
    • culture. Wars nowadays are behind the times. Although they may be
    • alchemical and other writings so much despised today, you would see
    • today. But something else is the point. The point is that we are not
    • today, pedagogy, practical education of children, proceeds entirely
    • that estrangement from reality which today is the signature of the
    • Men are so happy today if they need not be attentive, if they can
    • It is from no subjective urging, but it is actually necessary today
    • events of today an immense amount of what we need in order to
    • friends, that one reads nowadays of the so-called Peace negotiations
    • that it is also necessary to study present-day history. Everyone
    • today talks about current events, but how little is really known of
    • the events of today, how little people actually know of what is going
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    • I shall remind you today of various things that have been said from
    • spirit nature. If today we wish to have a development of the soul and
    • affairs. Today we see the claim made by great circles of mankind to
    • To be sure, one might find it today reactionary if such a man as
    • Movement if it broke out round one at the present day? What would one
    • enthusiastic if one were directly sharing in it at the present day.
    • demand that religion should not merely be made a Sunday School affair
    • days: men have forgotten how really to become old, and we must learn
    • friends, the customary thought and feeling of today are not aiming at
    • I had a letter the day
    • before yesterday from a man of learning. He writes to me that he has
    • today, and he has seen from this lecture that Spiritual Science is
    • habits of thought of today, especially of the science of our time. It
    • at all, if so and so many people today are abusive or agree with the
    • ancient times of which I have spoken to you earlier and today. Think
    • himself: What happiness someday to be as old as that, for as one
    • needs it, the material which is absorbed today during one's
    • schooldays. I have known doctors who were leaders in their special
    • things as let one look into the most important problems of today. But
    • crude materialistic form in which it appears today, attempts to force
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    • the present day because people are not accustomed to let their
    • that what we call understanding at the present day is actually the
    • pay attention to the complications, only we will not do that today.
    • can see and can think through our head. Many people say nowadays
    • friends, has also made what a few days ago we described as the Greek
    • social life. It is really true that during his young days a man takes
    • knowledge, one needs today the time into the twenties, is it not so?
    • with human life. The dead have a speech today that we who are living
    • living lie somewhat far apart from one another today. The dead have a
    • pointed this out yesterday — no longer pay attention to what
    • right if one vigorously declaims today against the materialistic
    • as I showed yesterday, this science of today would become really
    • is no better foundation than the natural science of the present day,
    • materialistic natural science of today will become spirituality.
    • children today into complete human beings, into all-round developed
    • do today in later life? (These things are not looked on
    • still flow down the Rhine, if what we can give to youth today
    • into heart-knowledge. What must that be? We have in fact today no
    • lacking for really giving to children today something that refreshes
    • from all the current ideas that we have today, that modern culture
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    • its own standpoint. In fact the natural science of today only
    • as bluish, the left side as yellowish-red. This can all be read today
    • their development will perhaps know that in the very early days it
    • indicated yesterday. They are the rejuvenating forces which act upon
    • our present earthly cycle when what I said yesterday is taken into
    • Suess states that when one walks over fields today and looks at the
    • things that are imparted to the young nowadays: think of this made
    • the rejuvenation of man. That present-day humanity has come to such
    • spoken. Today men let what streams out into the universe just
    • must wait. And today people want to understand everything all at
    • connected with our Movement and have drawn a good deal from it. Today
    • related yesterday, but they are afraid of anything concerning
    • heart-life. All life to be found in mankind today outside the head is
    • Head-life is very spiritual, very intellectual today, but more and
    • nowadays one manages to make it a serious fault for anyone with a
    • being actually spread abroad in the world today; and many people do
    • are not made today because people have no logic, but because it is
    • tomorrow on what he had found out or learnt today — because he
    • where today it is mostly sought; it lies in finer structures that
    • people today — more than is good for the world at any rate —
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    • experiences of everyday life to the most lofty concerns of man, and
    • that prevail in the world to-day. “How one refutes Spiritual
    • and to do so with great apparent justification. There are in our day
    • perfectly possible in our day to refute anthroposophy root and
    • position? Suppose that someone today out of the fundamental inherent
    • science in the present day abandons himself entirely to his intellect
    • be expressed thus. How far art thou, O man, as thou art to-day, how
    • brought home six rolls in return for his ten. One day a boy was
    • behold, on the next day, too, the boy brought home six rolls. It was,
    • intensely interesting observations in everyday life. There is a
    • of view — and this in spite of the fact that perhaps a few days
    • point if it hopes one day to reach reality. And the same statement
    • our day. Suppose you were to say to someone who is standing in his
    • to-day? Probably he would laugh at you, because from the standpoint
    • of present-day science one simply cannot see that reverence has
    • are bound to appear foolish in the eyes of present-day scientists if
    • man of the present day if some-one were to come and say to him: “The
    • it were. But suppose someone makes a statement to-day and then two
    • consider that we end our lecture to-day on these two questions, which
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    • way? We have already indicated yesterday the right attitude of mind,
    • senses in an ordinary everyday manner receives impressions of it and
    • he will one day give birth to man. The larynx is the future organ of
    • reality as they are in everyday existence. In the ordinary everyday
    • significance of the fact that in ordinary day life man is deprived of
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    • from yesterday's lecture that there is a connection between the
    • yesterday, and that we recognised to be of the nature of will. In the
    • united in an irregular manner. In the human being of the present day
    • the present day to picture to himself how the senses work, and I
    • to-day he is not aware of this but only of what happens by means of
    • experience is scarcely possible to-day unless one has undergone
    • of the hand itself. But if to-day a person directs his power of
    • present-day man. It was not, however, so intended from the beginning.
    • make clear to-day; I want to show you the particular and significant
    • present then we should not have around us, as we have to-day, the
    • does to-day. What, from a materialistic standpoint, is the principal
    • he stands to-day in the world, subject as he is to the Luciferic
    • As man is to-day, he is perpetually
    • some day capable of fulfilment, yet man is, as a matter of fact, so
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    • idea and all at once you remember that yesterday you also saw chalk;
    • perception with what you experienced yesterday. And you will be aware
    • to-day you cannot identify yourself with the chalk of yesterday. This
    • one with the chalk of to-day, but the chalk of yesterday has become
    • something external for you. The chalk observed to-day is identified
    • with your own inner being of to-day; your memory picture is, to be
    • yesterday. Invisible forms, not forms of space, were first given to
    • yesterday we came across a peculiar etheric substance. You will
    • manifold kinds of matter in the world! We saw yesterday what a number
    • to-day is to show you into what depths of existence we have to
    • him in this connection? We related yesterday how it would have been
    • has to-day. For these nerves only arise in their particular form of
    • influence. With still more intensity than we did yesterday must we
    • have had no nerves, no muscles, no bones in the present-day sense of
    • conceptions — I will give you now to-day a brief sketch of what
    • in quite a cursory manner to-day — what man would have been, no
    • there to-day in the bony system of man. The bony system is the Man of
    • addition, were afterwards filled out with bony substance. Nowadays we
    • super-sensible. The etheric body is to-day only in the smallest degree
    • and Ahrimanic influences that it meets us to-day as dense, thick,
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    • formed the idea from what was said yesterday — that is, if you
    • remind you of what we pointed out the day before yesterday when we
    • that the hearing we have to-day with the ear, the seeing with the eye
    • result of our study the day before yesterday. We saw, that is, how
    • occur in man, to be attributed to the influence of Lucifer. Yesterday
    • science and everyday life can teach in order to realise how terribly
    • pale and dim, after even a few days, is what you have received in the
    • to unite it with the thought we expressed yesterday in a general way
    • show yesterday that in the bony system we have Imagination that has
    • material substance itself we have evidence that present-day man is
    • grotesque idea! But it is true. Recall what we said yesterday about
    • the tendency to be as we know it to-day. And so this blood substance,
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    • times until to-day, and looking forward to what shall come for the
    • the future something entirely different from what it is to-day.
    • To-day it merely communicates to the outer world by means of the
    • of what it once was. To-day it hears only tones of the physical
    • into man the mighty movements of the whole universe. And as to-day we
    • the music of the spheres, flow into man. And as to-day we men clothe
    • what the divine Spirits spoke. And as to-day man compels the air into
    • approach it in the following way. When to-day you give utterance to a
    • As to-day the air comes into forms through the word of man, so did
    • course, then infinitely more complicated than it is now. It is to-day
    • quite shrunk and shriveled. To-day it is an external organ,
    • compensate for this, however, the larynx, which is to-day only like a
    • is to-day only at the seed stage. It is quicksilver. Quicksilver is a
    • is a part or a whole. There are scientists in our days who look upon
    • statements made from the standpoint of the present-day view of nature
    • of the Mothers, so little can present-day natural science enter into
    • Natural science to-day,
    • the soul, and which present-day man carries in him as his conscious
    • further; and when you examine carefully you find that a few days ago
    • process I described to you yesterday has been continually happening
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    • It is our intention today to begin by considering the soul's
    • anthroposophical studies; but today it is our intention to speak of
    • astral body. As I expressed it in yesterday's lecture,
    • the man of today. If, applying a sort of anachronism, anyone were
    • simply to practice this old oriental method today, without attaining
    • today, when everything is thought out materialistically. Today it is
    • thought — or at least it was until recently, for today people
    • consciousness. Today this must be accomplished in another way. It
    • cannot be brought about today by meditation that arises from a
    • today should proceed from a quiet dwelling on mental pictures: thus
    • earth. Now what do we do today as historians? We say: there lives the
    • is history regarded today. If a typical historian wishes to follow
    • physically inheritable characteristics. What a present-day generation
    • another generation living today, we can certainly trace it back to
    • more and more now in these catastrophic days, hints at the fact that
    • European population of today have learned about Christianity in an
    • understand the relation of the present day European population to
    • other unreal life conception. What do we know of present day humanity
    • far more active creative force than can be found in the present-day
    • are incarnated today in the greater part of the American population.
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    • It is our intention today to begin by considering the soul's
    • anthroposophical studies; but today it is our intention to speak of
    • astral body. As I expressed it in yesterday's lecture,
    • the man of today. If, applying a sort of anachronism, anyone were
    • simply to practice this old oriental method today, without attaining
    • today, when everything is thought out materialistically. Today it is
    • thought — or at least it was until recently, for today people
    • consciousness. Today this must be accomplished in another way. It
    • cannot be brought about today by meditation that arises from a
    • today should proceed from a quiet dwelling on mental pictures: thus
    • earth. Now what do we do today as historians? We say: there lives the
    • is history regarded today. If a typical historian wishes to follow
    • physically inheritable characteristics. What a present-day generation
    • another generation living today, we can certainly trace it back to
    • more and more now in these catastrophic days, hints at the fact that
    • European population of today have learned about Christianity in an
    • understand the relation of the present day European population to
    • other unreal life conception. What do we know of present day humanity
    • far more active creative force than can be found in the present-day
    • are incarnated today in the greater part of the American population.
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    • We will consider a certain theme today which may serve as an
    • elaboration of the public lecture given yesterday.
    • sleep and they work on into the life of day, into man's
    • the experiences of Ego and astral body work into the life of day, by
    • speech in everyday life, the astral body carries with it, out of the
    • soul inherent in speech during the day is taken out into the
    • In every movement of the fingers that we make during the day, in
    • There is in the culture of the present day very little of what we
    • In our days it is often so that people who claim to believe
    • merely voice an understanding of everyday affairs, but are also
    • day. But what is it that enables us to be connected rightly with
    • of day. Recognition of this promotes an unshakable conviction of
    • Observing the human being during the life of day, we can see how the
    • the life of day, the astral body is within the physical body, it
    • sketched today in outline with my
    • death. Then comes the backward review, lasting one, two, three days,
    • three days after death, but immediately thereafter the thoughts are
    • days the whole panorama has passed away — into the Cosmos. We
    • was what I wanted to say to you today, my dear friends, when it has
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    • We will consider a certain theme today which may serve as an
    • elaboration of the public lecture given yesterday.
    • sleep and they work on into the life of day, into man's
    • the experiences of Ego and astral body work into the life of day, by
    • speech in everyday life, the astral body carries with it, out of the
    • soul inherent in speech during the day is taken out into the
    • In every movement of the fingers that we make during the day, in
    • There is in the culture of the present day very little of what we
    • In our days it is often so that people who claim to believe
    • merely voice an understanding of everyday affairs, but are also
    • day. But what is it that enables us to be connected rightly with
    • of day. Recognition of this promotes an unshakable conviction of
    • Observing the human being during the life of day, we can see how the
    • the life of day, the astral body is within the physical body, it
    • sketched today in outline with my
    • death. Then comes the backward review, lasting one, two, three days,
    • three days after death, but immediately thereafter the thoughts are
    • days the whole panorama has passed away — into the Cosmos. We
    • was what I wanted to say to you today, my dear friends, when it has
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    • And, on the same day, he points out further how Homunculus is still
    • also the future: both are joined in To-day in one complete whole.
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    • And, on the same day, he points out further how Homunculus is still
    • also the future: both are joined in To-day in one complete whole.
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    • mental outlook of man through the centuries. If we tell people to-day
    • possess to-day. — Otherwise there could be no history.
    • former epochs of history from that to which we are accustomed to-day.
    • to-day merely by way of example — is Goethe.
    • contemporaries, nor indeed to the man of to-day.
    • younger days he had turned away. When he speaks in suitable language
    • viewed then just as we view it to-day. But the characteristic
    • search for objectivity than he is to-day. We can see quite clearly
    • to-day. In my book
    • to-day from a different angle.
    • intellectualistic as our thinking is to-day. Something like the sound
    • them to-day. It is characteristic of our civilisation —
    • example, taught to nearly every child to-day would have been regarded
    • as miracle by the Greeks. Many of the experiments we explain to-day
    • pure magic in those days. Any history of physics tells us as much.
    • in the way we do to-day. The very nature of his soul made this
    • beginning and an ending of a mineral Earth to-day and build up our
    • are more interested to-day. In our age, men live in the intellect
    • as an idea or a concept arises within our minds to-day, so, in those
    • which we to-day regard as something quite independent of speech
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    • mental outlook of man through the centuries. If we tell people to-day
    • possess to-day. — Otherwise there could be no history.
    • former epochs of history from that to which we are accustomed to-day.
    • to-day merely by way of example — is Goethe.
    • contemporaries, nor indeed to the man of to-day.
    • younger days he had turned away. When he speaks in suitable language
    • viewed then just as we view it to-day. But the characteristic
    • search for objectivity than he is to-day. We can see quite clearly
    • to-day. In my book
    • to-day from a different angle.
    • intellectualistic as our thinking is to-day. Something like the sound
    • them to-day. It is characteristic of our civilisation —
    • example, taught to nearly every child to-day would have been regarded
    • as miracle by the Greeks. Many of the experiments we explain to-day
    • pure magic in those days. Any history of physics tells us as much.
    • in the way we do to-day. The very nature of his soul made this
    • beginning and an ending of a mineral Earth to-day and build up our
    • are more interested to-day. In our age, men live in the intellect
    • as an idea or a concept arises within our minds to-day, so, in those
    • which we to-day regard as something quite independent of speech
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    • Obviously I shall be unable to-day — it may be possible to
    • speak more fully elsewhere during the next few days (Cp.: Paths to
    • recognised as ‘scientific’ today. Anthroposophical
    • scientific research today, anthroposophical Spiritual Science wishes
    • indeed exist, so far as the everyday consciousness of man is
    • transcending the temporal — such men are very often apt today
    • My task today is to indicate the principles of this subject: fuller
    • It is not necessary to devote a great deal of time each day to these
    • we try to meet the demands of every-day life, and to make progress in
    • actuality and to inner experiences. In everyday life the human being
    • what I have said to-day, will realise that the path taken by
    • spiritual investigator of today is not in a position to press onward
    • olden times have persisted through tradition and even today are still
    • Many people take offence today when instead of speaking in
    • impulses of will. Indeed in ordinary science and everyday life men
    • subject. Abundant literature exists today and is at the disposal of
    • Sunday.
    • every unprejudiced mind will admit, we stand in dire need to-day.
    • sense — however far off achievement still lies today
    • will admit that many, many spheres of existence today are calling out
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    • Obviously I shall be unable to-day — it may be possible to
    • speak more fully elsewhere during the next few days (Cp.: Paths to
    • recognised as ‘scientific’ today. Anthroposophical
    • scientific research today, anthroposophical Spiritual Science wishes
    • indeed exist, so far as the everyday consciousness of man is
    • transcending the temporal — such men are very often apt today
    • My task today is to indicate the principles of this subject: fuller
    • It is not necessary to devote a great deal of time each day to these
    • we try to meet the demands of every-day life, and to make progress in
    • actuality and to inner experiences. In everyday life the human being
    • what I have said to-day, will realise that the path taken by
    • spiritual investigator of today is not in a position to press onward
    • olden times have persisted through tradition and even today are still
    • Many people take offence today when instead of speaking in
    • impulses of will. Indeed in ordinary science and everyday life men
    • subject. Abundant literature exists today and is at the disposal of
    • Sunday.
    • every unprejudiced mind will admit, we stand in dire need to-day.
    • sense — however far off achievement still lies today
    • will admit that many, many spheres of existence today are calling out
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    • nowadays to many things in the domain of Spiritual Science. It seems
    • with so many disappointments that earnest, serious science nowadays
    • today has never been in such disrepute as it is nowadays, nor
    • vogue in the days of Kepler — and only a couple of centuries
    • reminds us that in our day too, many people are still convinced that
    • culture today, the greatest stumbling-block in these astrological
    • we think objectively about life as it was in those days, we realise
    • so in those days) to have great confidence in Kepler and on many
    • days people were accustomed to say that there must be some inaccuracy
    • the public and was naturally laughed to scorn in his day, for he
    • astronomer of great eminence in his day. Tycho de Brahe was also
    • occur exactly on the day indicated, did nevertheless occur. The
    • introducing the difference of a mere day or so into the prediction.
    • as the most exacting facts of chemistry or physics today. But the
    • Egypto-Chaldean period operating again today, in quite a different
    • Egypt are becoming perceptible today. In between — like a
    • happening today are to be sought in the immediately preceding period,
    • today to the very brilliant researches made by Fliess, a doctor in
    • glance at the clock, knowing that every day he will pass at a
    • cares, and excitements of everyday life. The soul must face the stars
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    • nowadays to many things in the domain of Spiritual Science. It seems
    • with so many disappointments that earnest, serious science nowadays
    • today has never been in such disrepute as it is nowadays, nor
    • vogue in the days of Kepler — and only a couple of centuries
    • reminds us that in our day too, many people are still convinced that
    • culture today, the greatest stumbling-block in these astrological
    • we think objectively about life as it was in those days, we realise
    • so in those days) to have great confidence in Kepler and on many
    • days people were accustomed to say that there must be some inaccuracy
    • the public and was naturally laughed to scorn in his day, for he
    • astronomer of great eminence in his day. Tycho de Brahe was also
    • occur exactly on the day indicated, did nevertheless occur. The
    • introducing the difference of a mere day or so into the prediction.
    • as the most exacting facts of chemistry or physics today. But the
    • Egypto-Chaldean period operating again today, in quite a different
    • Egypt are becoming perceptible today. In between — like a
    • happening today are to be sought in the immediately preceding period,
    • today to the very brilliant researches made by Fliess, a doctor in
    • glance at the clock, knowing that every day he will pass at a
    • cares, and excitements of everyday life. The soul must face the stars
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    • We do not realise today
    • olden days men were endowed with dreamlike clairvoyance, living in a
    • day-consciousness. And the leadership given to mankind by the Initiates
    • of the kind that is current today. Nevertheless the Initiates of the
    • the case today. In the earliest period of human evolution the Initiates
    • conceptions exist today of these deeply mysterious processes which had
    • Initiates had been able to make elective in the days of ancient India
    • day-consciousness we no longer have any dwelling-place on the earth; we
    • made answer: During the hours of the day-consciousness we have no
    • external observation for the inner power, which in former days had been
    • within humanity during the hours of day and would otherwise have been
    • appear to the materialistic intellect of today, it is nevertheless true
    • hours of day-consciousness, dwelling places on earth had been provided
    • have no desire to speak about the materialistic mentality of today,
    • the ordinary clear light of day, it is as if his ears were touching at
    • what was drawn in from the cosmos. So it was, in days when the
    • one day say of Faust, because contradictions have been found in
    • spiritual science must also have this aim, and I have tried today to
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    • YESTERDAY of certain happenings in history which lead over our
    • today, to those whose perceptive faculty is deeper and more inward than
    • Since those days
    • that are universal today, the so-called astute thoughts of modern
    • that are instilled into him, even in his school days, by popularised
    • yesterday, become homeless. I told you that the dwelling places
    • Today we are in the
    • our day, have to look towards the future, to that future when once
    • described yesterday, the cosmic ether-forms enter into man and work for
    • including the world of stars, will one day no longer exist; its place
    • and were mirrored in Greek art. These Earth-Spirits will one day be the
    • time after the Mystery of Golgotha had taken place. In those days there
    • Human beings today are
    • thought. Today we hear from everyone's lips: This is my point of
    • not expensive as prices go nowadays, for it came out in a cheap
    • today, it can be recommended as reading matter. It really is an example
    • communiqués, of attacks collapsing ... and today a Benedictine
    • wondered at, when, with the intellectualism of today, Mager says: It is
    • present day. In order to do him justice I told you that quite recently
    • when it is dedicated to the service of the Spirit today. You will
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    • picture as clearly as possible the significance of the mummy in days
    • times when the life of soul was quite unlike that of today. Before the
    • revelations of the spiritual world. In the days of the ancient Indian
    • the mummies. In the days when the Gods ceased to speak to man from the
    • “clever” man of today interprets these things, he says: By
    • conceptions which today have almost entirely died out and of which
    • in many respects it is so to this very day. There are innumerable
    • human being by way of the inbreathing. As I said yesterday, the
    • everyday world, but they are able to move along paths created in these
    • hours of the day. The Spirits who work in the out-breathing of
    • mankind today — they have no dwelling-place by night, but they
    • find paths and are able to live. During the day it is still possible
    • for these Beings to live as it were an honourable existence, for by day
    • flowed out from human beings into the ceremonies. In those days, man
    • get beyond his intellect. I told you yesterday how even a Benedictine
    • average Freemason today receives from his Order. The Orders to which I
    • days when in his dealings with certain people he was a surly, morose
    • It was their habit to go to Church on Sundays and also be members of
    • by Goethe and by other men in those days, for example, the Danish
    • such things today will realise that the very style of historians such
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    • significance will be revealed only in the future. Today and tomorrow I
    • current in those days.
    • been inner teaching in the days when the Yoga philosophy and religion
    • truth, was the essence of Egyptian culture, which for us today is so
    • discover how ceremonies and rites were understood then. A man today is
    • people today whether they have ever seen Spiritual Beings weaving and
    • today there is no more spiritual life than there was life in the
    • Men today have very
    • between man's mode of life today and what Paracelsus, for example,
    • desired. Today people make a sharp distinction between certain domains
    • materialistic conceptions. A doctor today may, of course, also be a
    • understanding of this and today there is even less. It makes one's
    • Customs today are less
    • customary today, Initiates will be able to say to their pupils: An
    • today in minerals, plants, animals, in wind and clouds, not a single
    • “word” signified in olden times. Today it means little more
    • used the expression Schall und Rauch. But in days of yore the
    • Mystery of Golgotha as a glorious climax, just as teaching in days of
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    • philosophers even before the days of Socrates — such men may,
    • in a strange situation; his life of soul was not like ours today;
    • life as real as the life-principle working in the plants. Today, the
    • All present-day thinking
    • possible today, namely to the point where the metamorphosis of the
    • state of death, in the mummy. We, in our day, have to awaken concepts
    • day, must feel that we have a veritable death of soul within us if our
    • tendency today to embalm thinking so that it becomes pedantically
    • today on some branch of modern knowledge is a photograph, an image of
    • this today, as a means of perfecting the physical body, but in a form
    • is a task of the greatest possible significance today. Failure to
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    • continued to this day. I refer to the Crusades which began in the
    • stream in the tale told to us as history. We will speak today only of
    • present-day Russia, could make no contact in their souls with this
    • And so in the days of
    • from ninth-century Rome, in the days of Nicholas I, there arose the
    • the mysteries of the cosmos. In the lecture yesterday I told you that
    • various occult communities. These communities exist to this very day
    • ninth century, from the days of Pope Nicholas I, to the eleventh
    • sermons of Bernard of Clairvaux can feel to this very day how on the
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    • occultism today should realize that much of what they have to say
    • I really mean by occultism, which is the subject of today's
    • is often published these days as occultism is more than calculated to
    • is meant here can be seen every day, if only we reflect a little over
    • suggested by this everyday phenomenon.
    • disappear. This whole day world becomes submerged in darkness, in the
    • waking and sleeping, we must say that our whole daytime conscious
    • reality, the peculiarity of our waking daytime life is that it does
    • all, it constantly consumes us, dissolves us. The waking life of day
    • external world. Today, we designate as truth those concepts and ideas
    • today for many initiations which still exist in the world — it
    • dangers. A guru may do this even today, if he or she is simply a
    • today cannot be allowed to have that relationship with the pupil, and
    • of which I have spoken today, but at the same time, these results can
    • can only be recognized and justified today if we take into
    • super-sensible world or initiation are just as great today as doubt,
    • today, must now be shown in addition to the propagation of occult
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    • occultism today should realize that much of what they have to say
    • I really mean by occultism, which is the subject of today's
    • is often published these days as occultism is more than calculated to
    • is meant here can be seen every day, if only we reflect a little over
    • suggested by this everyday phenomenon.
    • disappear. This whole day world becomes submerged in darkness, in the
    • waking and sleeping, we must say that our whole daytime conscious
    • reality, the peculiarity of our waking daytime life is that it does
    • all, it constantly consumes us, dissolves us. The waking life of day
    • external world. Today, we designate as truth those concepts and ideas
    • today for many initiations which still exist in the world — it
    • dangers. A guru may do this even today, if he or she is simply a
    • today cannot be allowed to have that relationship with the pupil, and
    • of which I have spoken today, but at the same time, these results can
    • can only be recognized and justified today if we take into
    • super-sensible world or initiation are just as great today as doubt,
    • today, must now be shown in addition to the propagation of occult
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    • particular, will be unfolded in the next few days. We may say that
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    • particular, will be unfolded in the next few days. We may say that
  • Title: Lecture: The Remedy for Our Diseased Civilisation
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    • Yesterday
    • Yesterday
    • task, as I have expressed myself yesterday, in justifying its
    • yesterday, was Czolbe, the sensualists therefore spoke of something
    • birthday at Jena, in the nineties of the last century. I happened to
    • birthday of one of his many colleagues, a birthday like that of so
    • yesterday, we have within the human being, as an inner development,
    • merely a symptom of what constitutes to-day the decisive
    • the outwardly pious Roman Catholics. Of course, on Sundays they
    • which they conceive the rest of life, the remaining days of the week,
    • mention the things to which I have alluded yesterday and which I am
    • considering to-day. For this reason, the things which I am about to
    • intellectualism) during the daytime, while he is awake, from the
    • The essential point to-day is to realise that something need not be
    • to you to-day? Many things are connected with spiritual science, but
    • in regard to what I have said to-day it is essential to bear in mind
    • be like. Even what exists to-day as a world-destructive element, has
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    • Yesterday
    • Yesterday
    • task, as I have expressed myself yesterday, in justifying its
    • yesterday, was Czolbe, the sensualists therefore spoke of something
    • birthday at Jena, in the nineties of the last century. I happened to
    • birthday of one of his many colleagues, a birthday like that of so
    • yesterday, we have within the human being, as an inner development,
    • merely a symptom of what constitutes to-day the decisive
    • the outwardly pious Roman Catholics. Of course, on Sundays they
    • which they conceive the rest of life, the remaining days of the week,
    • mention the things to which I have alluded yesterday and which I am
    • considering to-day. For this reason, the things which I am about to
    • intellectualism) during the daytime, while he is awake, from the
    • The essential point to-day is to realise that something need not be
    • to you to-day? Many things are connected with spiritual science, but
    • in regard to what I have said to-day it is essential to bear in mind
    • be like. Even what exists to-day as a world-destructive element, has
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    • In continuation of yesterday's
    • Saturn in the same form in which it exists to-day. But the first
    • found to-day, are those which pertain to the mineral kingdom.
    • then strongly developed. Only a few phenomena of the present day
    • Saturn mass was as firm and solid as the physical bodies of to-day;
    • life. Even as to-day you are able to make a table, so these
    • to-day our lowest member is the physical body; then came their
    • which are still developing within us to-day, were permeated by an
    • perceived to-day in certain regions of our globe, can give you an
    • the Sun could shine like the fixed stars of to-day, the ancient
    • A peat bed of to-day would resemble the kingdom which existed at that
    • only possible to-day in a very restricted circle, but this knowledge
    • face towards it, even as the Moon to-day always shows the same side
    • revolution around the Sun, it was always daytime on one of its sides,
    • Beings. This still exists to-day in the animal kingdom.
    • certain manner. Many things which are mysteriously concealed to-day,
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    • In continuation of yesterday's
    • Saturn in the same form in which it exists to-day. But the first
    • found to-day, are those which pertain to the mineral kingdom.
    • then strongly developed. Only a few phenomena of the present day
    • Saturn mass was as firm and solid as the physical bodies of to-day;
    • life. Even as to-day you are able to make a table, so these
    • to-day our lowest member is the physical body; then came their
    • which are still developing within us to-day, were permeated by an
    • perceived to-day in certain regions of our globe, can give you an
    • the Sun could shine like the fixed stars of to-day, the ancient
    • A peat bed of to-day would resemble the kingdom which existed at that
    • only possible to-day in a very restricted circle, but this knowledge
    • face towards it, even as the Moon to-day always shows the same side
    • revolution around the Sun, it was always daytime on one of its sides,
    • Beings. This still exists to-day in the animal kingdom.
    • certain manner. Many things which are mysteriously concealed to-day,
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    • suffering, and in these fateful days spiritual-scientific thoughts in
    • the ordinary natural science of to-day always speaks of the fact that
    • intended to lift it the following day for it had fallen most
    • Dornach in the service of spiritual science, know from that day,
    • say: The whole day long the sun shone over that region of the earth,
    • night and awake during the day, I am not speaking of the conditions
    • that region on which the sun shone the whole day long. And now it is
    • perceives by day; it perceives through the fact that the sun shines
    • fact that to-day we do not pursue spiritual science arbitrarily, but
    • so clearly in these fateful days, then we realise that spiritual
    • To-day
    • few days for those who can remain. To-day I wished to bring before
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    • suffering, and in these fateful days spiritual-scientific thoughts in
    • the ordinary natural science of to-day always speaks of the fact that
    • intended to lift it the following day for it had fallen most
    • Dornach in the service of spiritual science, know from that day,
    • say: The whole day long the sun shone over that region of the earth,
    • night and awake during the day, I am not speaking of the conditions
    • that region on which the sun shone the whole day long. And now it is
    • perceives by day; it perceives through the fact that the sun shines
    • fact that to-day we do not pursue spiritual science arbitrarily, but
    • so clearly in these fateful days, then we realise that spiritual
    • To-day
    • few days for those who can remain. To-day I wished to bring before
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    • As I propose to follow up the theme of our lecture yesterday, [
    • most eminent minds of the day were unable to lead to a new knowledge.
    • When man to-day speaks of himself, of his soul-nature, he gives voice
    • nowadays by the abstract word ‘will.’ It is a concrete
    • out into nature. I have told you that our concepts to-day would have
    • notion remains to-day. Consequently no great importance is attached
    • mankind. And in our day humanity is faced with the fact that the will
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    • As I propose to follow up the theme of our lecture yesterday, [
    • most eminent minds of the day were unable to lead to a new knowledge.
    • When man to-day speaks of himself, of his soul-nature, he gives voice
    • nowadays by the abstract word ‘will.’ It is a concrete
    • out into nature. I have told you that our concepts to-day would have
    • notion remains to-day. Consequently no great importance is attached
    • mankind. And in our day humanity is faced with the fact that the will
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    • the battle I described the day before yesterday, the battle
    • We could give many examples of this kind. Indeed, human beings to-day
    • the standing side-by-side to-day of anthroposophists
    • he is a Turk, he is a Russian, or the like. Now with those who to-day
    • surely. Now this also is among the great decisions of present-day
    • Looking more deeply into the world to-day, one can perpetually
    • thought to-day within a single day by all the writers in newspapers
    • But I will give you another task. Imagine in your thought (to-day is
    • Sunday, it is a good opportunity) just imagine how many meetings are
    • through, clear and free. But to-day, as you look over the world,
    • spiritual atmosphere to-day.
    • show you what things must be observed to-day by those who would fain
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    • the battle I described the day before yesterday, the battle
    • We could give many examples of this kind. Indeed, human beings to-day
    • the standing side-by-side to-day of anthroposophists
    • he is a Turk, he is a Russian, or the like. Now with those who to-day
    • surely. Now this also is among the great decisions of present-day
    • Looking more deeply into the world to-day, one can perpetually
    • thought to-day within a single day by all the writers in newspapers
    • But I will give you another task. Imagine in your thought (to-day is
    • Sunday, it is a good opportunity) just imagine how many meetings are
    • through, clear and free. But to-day, as you look over the world,
    • spiritual atmosphere to-day.
    • show you what things must be observed to-day by those who would fain
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    • and materialistic learning as is the case with those living to-day,
    • day-time, and at night agleam with shimmering stars, and at such a
    • feel something divine and spiritual in the stars”. To-day,
    • for any one living in our day to picture to himself the divine and
    • to-day there are many souls which are wonderfully stirred by their
    • Precisely on a day like
    • day there are no longer many people who grow better simply upon
    • materialism would become greater and greater, until one day not very
    • of which can scarcely be described to-day, he said, “I see the
    • that in days to come Ahura Mazdao would manifest himself in man.
    • thus far to-day, so that you might feel what it signifies that such a
    • bridge leading into the spiritual world for the man of to-day. It may
    • Rome, above, in the daylight. And below? Let us descend into the
    • concerns of humanity to-day. Yet if, in your little
    • picture to yourselves how the brilliant science of our present day
  • Title: Lecture: The Dedication of an Anthroposophical Group
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    • and materialistic learning as is the case with those living to-day,
    • day-time, and at night agleam with shimmering stars, and at such a
    • feel something divine and spiritual in the stars”. To-day,
    • for any one living in our day to picture to himself the divine and
    • to-day there are many souls which are wonderfully stirred by their
    • Precisely on a day like
    • day there are no longer many people who grow better simply upon
    • materialism would become greater and greater, until one day not very
    • of which can scarcely be described to-day, he said, “I see the
    • that in days to come Ahura Mazdao would manifest himself in man.
    • thus far to-day, so that you might feel what it signifies that such a
    • bridge leading into the spiritual world for the man of to-day. It may
    • Rome, above, in the daylight. And below? Let us descend into the
    • concerns of humanity to-day. Yet if, in your little
    • picture to yourselves how the brilliant science of our present day
  • Title: Lecture: It is a Necessity of Our Earnest Times to Find Again the Path Leading to the Spirit
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    • still prizes to-day as Greek culture; developed through the fact that
    • To-day we consider the
    • epoch. To-day people believe that they are awake in the same way in
    • so abstractly about thinking as we do to-day. He thought: The sun
    • beings to-day in the ordinary way, as numerous painters of the
    • derived from the Greek, indicate even to-day far more than those
    • To-day, those who have
    • To-day we know what
    • asleep, when we walk about in our everyday life, steeped in illusions
    • the day, we live with all these things, and sleep away the present.
    • instance, to-day we use the words “Messer”, knife, or
    • to-day we cannot pursue spiritual science merely as a personal
    • concern. To-day spiritual science concerns civilised humanity as a
    • through a future life. To-day we should not always look back on what
    • when social requirements became as urgent as they are to-day? Would
    • science, a result of what I have told you to-day concerning waking
    • knowledge that must be developed, for to-day we live in a time in
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    • still prizes to-day as Greek culture; developed through the fact that
    • To-day we consider the
    • epoch. To-day people believe that they are awake in the same way in
    • so abstractly about thinking as we do to-day. He thought: The sun
    • beings to-day in the ordinary way, as numerous painters of the
    • derived from the Greek, indicate even to-day far more than those
    • To-day, those who have
    • To-day we know what
    • asleep, when we walk about in our everyday life, steeped in illusions
    • the day, we live with all these things, and sleep away the present.
    • instance, to-day we use the words “Messer”, knife, or
    • to-day we cannot pursue spiritual science merely as a personal
    • concern. To-day spiritual science concerns civilised humanity as a
    • through a future life. To-day we should not always look back on what
    • when social requirements became as urgent as they are to-day? Would
    • science, a result of what I have told you to-day concerning waking
    • knowledge that must be developed, for to-day we live in a time in
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    • which man is unwilling to speak to-day in the age of materialism are
    • of to-day, if evolution on the earth takes its normal course.
    • which under the influence of the impulses working in men to-day are
    • To speak of any such matters to-day is possible only when men have
    • between death and a new birth to-day, man is related to earthly
    • leagues away. Most people to-day still persist in believing that the
    • spiritualistic methods are apt to be valued more highly to-day than
    • order to reach them. What is lacking to-day is the application of
    • Anyone who observes how humanity is handling palpable truth today
    • we need only realise that the majority of people to-day are not
    • in which truth must be conceived to-day. Hence the truth is virtually
    • lecture yesterday are possible — can you believe that many
    • yester-day, spread fog which completely shuts off what should be
    • everybody to-day ought constantly to repeat them to himself. Only so
    • In our life by day — or also by night, for then there is
    • super-sensible experiences. When someone to-day — please take
    • free spiritual activity. And even in our Elementary Schools to-day
    • nowadays to have to witness the attitude to truth adopted by the
    • what corresponds to them nowadays, this would by no means conduce to
    • of people to-day in these impulses? If only they can bask in
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    • which man is unwilling to speak to-day in the age of materialism are
    • of to-day, if evolution on the earth takes its normal course.
    • which under the influence of the impulses working in men to-day are
    • To speak of any such matters to-day is possible only when men have
    • between death and a new birth to-day, man is related to earthly
    • leagues away. Most people to-day still persist in believing that the
    • spiritualistic methods are apt to be valued more highly to-day than
    • order to reach them. What is lacking to-day is the application of
    • Anyone who observes how humanity is handling palpable truth today
    • we need only realise that the majority of people to-day are not
    • in which truth must be conceived to-day. Hence the truth is virtually
    • lecture yesterday are possible — can you believe that many
    • yester-day, spread fog which completely shuts off what should be
    • everybody to-day ought constantly to repeat them to himself. Only so
    • In our life by day — or also by night, for then there is
    • super-sensible experiences. When someone to-day — please take
    • free spiritual activity. And even in our Elementary Schools to-day
    • nowadays to have to witness the attitude to truth adopted by the
    • what corresponds to them nowadays, this would by no means conduce to
    • of people to-day in these impulses? If only they can bask in
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    • spiritual life of the present day must be, once more to gain
    • into the world today — I pointed out to them that one cannot
    • countless human beings of the present day are also feeling; and I
    • life appropriate to the humanity of the present day.
    • becomes, let us say, chemical as Chemistry is today, physical as
    • Physics is today, or biological as Biology is today. That must not
    • and bring forth out of the spiritual revelations of the present day
    • today it is also necessary that within the Anthroposophical Society
    • such a Movement in the world today. So that this Movement has only
    • of the Anthroposophical Movement today consider every method of
    • our will to do, it is absolutely necessary in these early days that
    • Movements. It is really not a matter today of going forward with a
    • essential today in every sphere.
    • I was obliged to say this today, for, as you know, counsel and advice
    • necessary to insert these words today as an episode in our course of
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    • spiritual life of the present day must be, once more to gain
    • into the world today — I pointed out to them that one cannot
    • countless human beings of the present day are also feeling; and I
    • life appropriate to the humanity of the present day.
    • becomes, let us say, chemical as Chemistry is today, physical as
    • Physics is today, or biological as Biology is today. That must not
    • and bring forth out of the spiritual revelations of the present day
    • today it is also necessary that within the Anthroposophical Society
    • such a Movement in the world today. So that this Movement has only
    • of the Anthroposophical Movement today consider every method of
    • our will to do, it is absolutely necessary in these early days that
    • Movements. It is really not a matter today of going forward with a
    • essential today in every sphere.
    • I was obliged to say this today, for, as you know, counsel and advice
    • necessary to insert these words today as an episode in our course of
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    • light upon them from many points of view. To-day I shall therefore
    • first days after his death, are particularly important as far as the
    • days. But this retrospective memory is inappropriately designated
    • for we have before us now, for a few days, something that resembles a
    • say that we now live, for whole days, within our experiences. What we
    • life-tableau disappears after a few days. What makes it cease and
    • in this form we experience them after death, for whole days.
    • of days, but it does not fall away from us in the same way in which
    • During those days,
    • days in which we are surrounded by this life-tableau, by this etheric
    • the prototype of what we shall one day possess upon Jupiter: namely,
    • The physical serpent, such as we see it to-day, and as modern
    • come across such a painting to-day, we would assume that the painter
    • that in the present time, through the fact that every day and every
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    • light upon them from many points of view. To-day I shall therefore
    • first days after his death, are particularly important as far as the
    • days. But this retrospective memory is inappropriately designated
    • for we have before us now, for a few days, something that resembles a
    • say that we now live, for whole days, within our experiences. What we
    • life-tableau disappears after a few days. What makes it cease and
    • in this form we experience them after death, for whole days.
    • of days, but it does not fall away from us in the same way in which
    • During those days,
    • days in which we are surrounded by this life-tableau, by this etheric
    • the prototype of what we shall one day possess upon Jupiter: namely,
    • The physical serpent, such as we see it to-day, and as modern
    • come across such a painting to-day, we would assume that the painter
    • that in the present time, through the fact that every day and every
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    • clairvoyance, in their immediate daytime experience, something like a
    • Ilmarinen and Lemminkainen, and are to-day designated so prosaically
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    • clairvoyance, in their immediate daytime experience, something like a
    • Ilmarinen and Lemminkainen, and are to-day designated so prosaically
  • Title: Esoteric Christianity: The Gospel of St. John and Ancient Mysteries
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    • man, behind what comes to the light of day lies a deeper wisdom which
    • Today it is
    • sleep or by day when awake; in either case he must learn to carry
    • Spiritual world. Today in ordinary life man is not capable of
    • sleep. Care had been taken in the preparation that when the day
    • consciousness sank down, consciousness did not cease. For three days
    • Today we will
    • day by day, then something shows itself in the soul which gives him
    • personally during the three days of initiation. What formerly was
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    • man, behind what comes to the light of day lies a deeper wisdom which
    • Today it is
    • sleep or by day when awake; in either case he must learn to carry
    • Spiritual world. Today in ordinary life man is not capable of
    • sleep. Care had been taken in the preparation that when the day
    • consciousness sank down, consciousness did not cease. For three days
    • Today we will
    • day by day, then something shows itself in the soul which gives him
    • personally during the three days of initiation. What formerly was
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    • to-day is the last time we shall be together before the holidays, I
    • can provide nourishment for the holiday period. We will think,
    • to-day, of the Spirit of the John Gospel. This Gospel is regarded by
    • many learned theologians nowadays as the Gospel which is of lesser
    • of the four. That it is laid aside to-day is due to sheer lack of
    • needs of man came first and foremost. To-day, everything that
    • cobbolds, undines, nixies and the like, are regarded to-day as
    • speak, as do our scientists to-day, of the primitive conditions in
    • of a higher, spiritual life. To-day, too, there are men in whom
    • spiritual life has diminished in strength. And so, to-day, the
    • chapter in the evolution of this Power is only to-day beginning to
    • slave, so I myself shall one day be in command.’ And so life
    • the Earth must one day pass into a Golden Age, must become a
    • and labour. What seems, now, to be trifling, will one day be of
    • World history is connected with the spiritual world. To-day there is
    • The fact that there are many to-day who no longer want to have
    • stands before Christianity to-day. We have only to place ourselves
    • The true form of Christianity to-day is called Theosophy and it is a
    • whole secret of present-day mankind is contained in this chapter.
    • To-day
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    • to-day is the last time we shall be together before the holidays, I
    • can provide nourishment for the holiday period. We will think,
    • to-day, of the Spirit of the John Gospel. This Gospel is regarded by
    • many learned theologians nowadays as the Gospel which is of lesser
    • of the four. That it is laid aside to-day is due to sheer lack of
    • needs of man came first and foremost. To-day, everything that
    • cobbolds, undines, nixies and the like, are regarded to-day as
    • speak, as do our scientists to-day, of the primitive conditions in
    • of a higher, spiritual life. To-day, too, there are men in whom
    • spiritual life has diminished in strength. And so, to-day, the
    • chapter in the evolution of this Power is only to-day beginning to
    • slave, so I myself shall one day be in command.’ And so life
    • the Earth must one day pass into a Golden Age, must become a
    • and labour. What seems, now, to be trifling, will one day be of
    • World history is connected with the spiritual world. To-day there is
    • The fact that there are many to-day who no longer want to have
    • stands before Christianity to-day. We have only to place ourselves
    • The true form of Christianity to-day is called Theosophy and it is a
    • whole secret of present-day mankind is contained in this chapter.
    • To-day
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    • for presentation today. In view of the need evidenced by the way the
    • Today, I want to bring
    • prevail today.
    • surrounding them in life today. In the early days of the Society,
    • called its better days, something was taking place that almost
    • into the present from by-gone days in which they were not only fully
    • just any other present day group of human beings is something that
    • today had not become so particularly intense.
    • young days vividly enough to make them seem immediate experience, so
    • much interested in going into that aspect of the subject today as I
    • pursuits. From one end of the day to the other, the will is involved
    • and “send out good thoughts” at the end of a day spent
    • Fall he suffered. In better days he at least tried to overcome error.
    • and to carry the anthroposophical impulse into everyday life and
    • since I was able to be with you here today I wanted to bring up these
    • you here again today, let me just add this. What is most needed now
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    • for presentation today. In view of the need evidenced by the way the
    • Today, I want to bring
    • prevail today.
    • surrounding them in life today. In the early days of the Society,
    • called its better days, something was taking place that almost
    • into the present from by-gone days in which they were not only fully
    • just any other present day group of human beings is something that
    • today had not become so particularly intense.
    • young days vividly enough to make them seem immediate experience, so
    • much interested in going into that aspect of the subject today as I
    • pursuits. From one end of the day to the other, the will is involved
    • and “send out good thoughts” at the end of a day spent
    • Fall he suffered. In better days he at least tried to overcome error.
    • and to carry the anthroposophical impulse into everyday life and
    • since I was able to be with you here today I wanted to bring up these
    • you here again today, let me just add this. What is most needed now
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    • kinds of ether, but we shall only consider today that part of the ether body
    • actually within them with his ego and soul being. It is in the daytime, when
    • shall inquire today: How does memory come about? How is it that we have
    • case. We meet a man today, whom we first saw five days ago. We remember that
    • we saw him five days ago, that we spoke with him, that he told us his name.
    • when we met the man five days ago our etheric body experienced certain
    • part that we are considering today; I will speak of it therefore as the
    • When, several days after, you see this man again, the fresh sight of him
    • days before, when you met the man and exchanged thoughts with him. Very well,
    • we encounter this man again after five days. The etheric light-body, stirred
    • and ego, which during the day, when we are awake, is within the physical and
    • to repeat these movements if stirred to do so. Five days later these two men
    • intensely within the outer ether, till after a few days they leave the outer
    • it, throws off and allows to pass before it. During the first few days after
    • I said of this yesterday] We have indeed made such magnificent progress that
    • our day of not being able to understand, but above all that we cannot so
    • without preparing ourself for the understanding of it. In our day a far more
    • grown man is very clever today] that the clever man can form an opinion
    • in his own cleverness which every grown man has today, he simply ignores the
    • of the outer materialism of today. We must not allow ourselves to be deceived
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    • kinds of ether, but we shall only consider today that part of the ether body
    • actually within them with his ego and soul being. It is in the daytime, when
    • shall inquire today: How does memory come about? How is it that we have
    • case. We meet a man today, whom we first saw five days ago. We remember that
    • we saw him five days ago, that we spoke with him, that he told us his name.
    • when we met the man five days ago our etheric body experienced certain
    • part that we are considering today; I will speak of it therefore as the
    • When, several days after, you see this man again, the fresh sight of him
    • days before, when you met the man and exchanged thoughts with him. Very well,
    • we encounter this man again after five days. The etheric light-body, stirred
    • and ego, which during the day, when we are awake, is within the physical and
    • to repeat these movements if stirred to do so. Five days later these two men
    • intensely within the outer ether, till after a few days they leave the outer
    • it, throws off and allows to pass before it. During the first few days after
    • I said of this yesterday] We have indeed made such magnificent progress that
    • our day of not being able to understand, but above all that we cannot so
    • without preparing ourself for the understanding of it. In our day a far more
    • grown man is very clever today] that the clever man can form an opinion
    • in his own cleverness which every grown man has today, he simply ignores the
    • of the outer materialism of today. We must not allow ourselves to be deceived
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Cover Sheet
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Contents
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 1: Forgetting
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • Today let us look at
    • sense. Not only does this knowledge help us understand everyday life,
    • the day. The questions that cannot be answered out of sense
    • strange illusions seen today in a recent trend of natural science.
    • today, you will notice a certain difference, of course, but beans
    • people of Europe in the time of Charlemagne with people today: why do
    • present day people have such different thoughts and feelings? It is
    • made an impression on you since your childhood, every day of your
    • last year, and even a certain amount that happened yesterday. A
    • yesterday and have now forgotten it, the picture of the rose is still
    • we can say about everyday things of the moment also applies to things
    • soul. After two, three or at the most four days this has completely
    • we shall understand many a thing in everyday life, if we know about
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • immaterial whether you hear the one on one Monday and the next the
    • following Monday. It may not be immediately apparent to the audience
    • and today's lecture will be a kind of continuation. But it will not
    • in view, we will start today by sketching the nature of illnesses,
    • and next Monday we will talk about the origin, historic importance
    • would like to speak today about the nature of illness from the point
    • Present-day mankind must, above all, realise more and more that man
    • doctors nowadays, properly recognised members of the medical
    • are still quoted today, they do in fact say a very great deal. Present-day
    • materialistically-minded scholar of today takes it as a matter of
    • origin there, as even these things still vary considerably nowadays.
    • treated externally today and lumped together with acute illnesses,
    • connection. Today, therefore, I can only just mention that there is
    • is taken for a madman or dreamer and not understood at all today,
    • Paracelsus felt compelled — as we do today — to draw
    • nowadays to achieve anything with paracelsian thinking. For in those
    • days the materialistic approach to medicine was not so rigidly
    • opposed to the paracelsian approach as materialistic science is today
    • Paracelsus said about this, therefore, still applies today, though
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • with the content and the actual trend of the Commandments. Today we
    • will start today by looking at an important moment in man's earthly
    • place, comparable to today's seasonal changes, changes of climate,
    • know (of) today as the difference between the various
    • to come into the world today with identical appearance and character,
    • coincide nowadays with puberty, it became possible for him to let
    • present day seasons was very great, and it was of great importance to
    • influence on him. If people go on a long journey nowadays, however
    • nowadays change so little during their life. And this led
    • remain of this today, like for instance when one person yawns, other
    • and the whole environment. Today when you drink in the beauty of a
    • were eating — an activity quite different from what it is today
    • especially during their day consciousness. Little by little men lost
    • are full of health, and in those days they made men in their image.
    • today his physical body is still such a wonderful instrument that it
    • all our present-day medicine works in the direction of treating the
    • have begun today by looking at the effects of mineral substances.
    • nowadays people just do not see what lies in front of them and show
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • will concern ourselves today with something that will again appear to
    • the seventh day when the patient can easily die, and the doctor has
    • crisis which occurs without fail on the seventh day. This is
    • recognised today by every sensible doctor, though doctors cannot
    • more accurately today. The astral body and the ego are not active in
    • during the day, but their activity is completely overpowered by the
    • imagine the ego as it is nowadays, in the waking state, we have to
    • this ego that has freed itself in the daytime from the large cosmic
    • because the day ego descends into the cosmic ego, the cosmic ego can
    • accumulated during the day. Because the day ego sinks down into the
    • visualise the relationship of the day ego to the night ego as though
    • the day ego described a circle, passing through the greater part of
    • astral body. Only present-day man does not notice this descent into
    • seven days, that is seven times twenty-four hours, that can again be
    • period of twenty-four hours, still expressed today in the alternation
    • course for seven days, and on the eighth day the rhythm begins again.
    • body during sleep. If he sleeps in the daytime he also goes into this
    • not so destructive these days because in our times human life has
    • days, man's astral body actually goes into the same part of the
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • lead us deeper and deeper into the secrets of the world. Today I
    • man's being. We want to start there today and find an answer to the
    • Today
    • by the ego in the course of the twenty-four hours of the day. One day
    • with its twenty-four hours, during which the ego experiences day and
    • we say that what the ego goes through in a day is based on the number
    • as it is today comes back as it were to its starting-point in
    • twenty-four hours or a day, our astral body does the same thing in
    • seven days. Let us go into this in greater detail.
    • and we can say that our ego returns to its starting-point after a day
    • returns to the same point after seven days. So whilst the ego goes
    • through its cycle in a day, the astral body goes considerably slower,
    • and carries out its cycle in seven days. The cycle of the etheric
    • body, on the other hand, takes four times seven days; after four
    • times seven days it returns to the same point. And now please bear in
    • cycle in about ten times twenty-eight days, and then returns to its
    • occurs on the seventh day. A crisis arises, and the patient has to be
    • pulled through this seventh day. The temperature suddenly falls, and
    • correctly ascertained, and if you do not know which the first day is
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • discussed until later. Today we want to talk about at least a certain
    • about them. Let us talk today about a few aspects of something that
    • short while only, just a matter of days. The experiences that follow
    • number of days that varies individually, the second corpse, the
    • could say a great deal about it, of course. Today, however, we shall
    • order to get at least some idea of it today — we shall return
    • existence into today's external existence, cladding himself first of
    • today. Not until man had acquired the ability to control his
    • everyday life. Men will live spiritual science, and not until that
  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 7: Laughing and Weeping
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • aspects as possible. Today we will make it our task to speak of
    • something that is absolutely a part of everyday life. And perhaps,
    • include in this cycle of lectures this winter a study of the everyday
    • expression in today's subject, laughing and weeping. In the first
    • proper sense of the words. As a rule it is forty days after birth
    • neither laugh nor weep in its earliest days but only learns to do so
    • man has all day is bound to change when the ego makes a change in the
    • has been described today. That which sustains the breathing process
    • because people cannot read such profound writings today, they are too
    • laughter are everyday occurrences, but we do not understand them
    • we have shown that really the most everyday things can be understood
    • the four members of man's being. In the days when people still to
    • and weeping are such everyday occurrences. The animal does not laugh
    • he laughs. Indeed, in what goes on around us every day, we have, if
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • we became familiar with every day expressions of man's inner life,
    • namely laughing and weeping, and today we will explore the conditions
    • various capacities that mankind has today, developed gradually in the
    • present-day earth conditions bring about such differences among men,
    • this. What we are going to describe today, however, shall be
    • begun to acquire a form that is anything like our present-day one. We
    • joined with the earth, it was not like today's body. At that time he
    • today not standing with his feet on the earth, but raising himself
    • being on the periphery of the earth. A present-day eye would not be
    • present-day eye cannot distinguish certain sea creatures from their
    • sun and the moon did man become like we know him today. What were the
    • conditions necessary for man to develop into what he is today? It was
    • Man could only acquire his present-day form because the sun shone on
    • able to waft through the environment he is familiar with today. Thus
    • today.
    • and summer. And right at the North Pole half the year is day and half
    • the sun and moon were still united with it. Today, of course, these
    • conditions are quite different. But even today it is still to a
    • spiritual point of view, seen by a present-day eye, this species
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    • insights into the spiritual nature of everyday matters such as forgetting,
    • Today we intend adding
    • action and deed. Today, however, we want to give a few concluding
    • today, for you already know it. According to spiritual science man
    • still in the situation today that man was in on the Moon. The animal
    • causes. To a certain extent this is still so today, for those
    • fourth wheels, and so on, until you can easily imagine that one day
    • since then ascended higher and higher. Today they have reached the
    • will use, and they are already using it to live in today. On Saturn
    • they do today. And it is the spirits of the age or, according to
    • a share in working at creations which, today, not only lie in the
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    • these misleading influences and I need not do it again today. My
    • can make its way into the soul today from the spiritual worlds.
    • of sensuality and worldly impulses. One day something very unusual
    • ‘chance’ events, as they are called nowadays, have been
    • How does perception come about in everyday life on the physical
    • until evening during the waking life of day; from minute to minute
    • Day’ and ‘Night’. ‘Day’ and
    • body and Ego have left. As we go about during the day our gestures
    • Now let us turn to the figure of ‘Day’.
    • Day’. The postures are not allegorical but drawn
    • and ‘Day’) and on the other side the portrayals of the
    • passes for art today will in the future no longer do so. A number of
    • has been said today as an introductory fact, namely, that whereas
    • Sunday sermon may expound any number of moral principles but as time
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    • only in the morning but throughout the day; our ‘I’-consciousness
    • rather different from what it is to the ‘I’. Everyday
    • conditions prevailing among particular peoples. Humanity today is
    • whereas nowadays men on Earth are divided by race, descent and so
    • a Hindu can be an orthodox adherent of the Hindu religion today. In a
    • Grotesque as it may still seem today to those who do not distinguish
    • as in ancient days, to behold the Akashic picture of Christ as the
    • another, quite different understanding of which men today cannot even
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    • Today
    • the street, reach our place of work, have a meal during the day, do
    • implicit in this external reality. Suppose one day we leave home
    • course of everyday life in order to study the works or the interplay
    • example. When somebody speaks of telegraphing today he has the
    • which spreads out its leaves and opens its blossoms during the day
    • and for this reason he is able to sleep by day, even when the sun is
    • day the girl found a pearl, thereby becoming the possessor of great
    • showing that right thinking can lead beyond the things of everyday
    • as indicated by the fact that a man can also sleep in the daytime,
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    • During the waking life of day there is a certain
    • earlier periods. In those days men's insight into the heavens was
    • which most people would be capable today if they were to make efforts
    • we do today. It would be quite erroneous to imagine that when a
    • and the other methods employed nowadays. Engineers in those times no
    • more worked from plans than the beaver does today when with such
    • thinking such as is general today; the activities of men during
    • consciousness which ours today is quite unable to experience.
    • Nowadays man has eyes only for the material picture of the stars in
    • being, changes which are still brought about today but are unnoticed.
    • what we today describe in connection with perception in the
    • establish connection with Mars as is sometimes hinted at today, for
    • that vision remained. Just as a man remembers today what he
    • experienced yesterday, so did souls in the Graeco-Latin epoch still
    • bodies as we know them today but of the ‘Spirits of the
    • describes today. A great deal in this connection was presented
    • souls. But it is not possible today to lead souls during the hours of
    • entirely forgotten — today it is entirely forgotten but can be
    • the Graeco-Latin epoch and one incarnated today. We have heard that
    • than there is today. The ancient Greeks had some remembrance of what
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    • shall not be speaking today about the Christmas Festival as in
    • previous years, for I propose to do that on Tuesday. I would ask you
    • Rosenkreutz in the thirteenth century. Today I shall speak of a deed
    • conscious. Today we will think especially of one aspect only, namely,
    • remoteness from the world and everyday experience — let them
    • Today, because of the profound significance of the
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    • background — teachings that must be introduced today into the
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    • point of view. Today, then, I will ask you to think, above all, of
    • that has been characterised today.
    • him, and recognise that even in everyday life the influences of
    • intellectually, but superficially, about life today may readily
    • centuries ago. It is what we today mean by the expression ‘public
    • have been nonsense to speak of public opinion as we do today. A great
    • deal is said nowadays against belief in authority, although in actual
    • question cannot be specified. A person today will readily be floored
    • illness. Why, it is asked today, should anyone need to know about
    • individual living in the thirteenth century. In those days there were
    • what impersonal public opinion has become today. Anyone who is
    • secondly, it was not possible in his day to give out everything he
    • and independence needed in the present age. Whereas nowadays men have
    • today, he knows that Buddha has faithfully adhered to what his
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    • everyday life we want to think or form judgements, but for that very
    • nothing except Man. What would never be seen by day, in the waking
    • what is destroyed by day is repaired during the night, but the forces
    • life of day, so that in the normal life of the human being a certain
    • he would not be alive today! Both these assertions are correct. In
    • sub-material, sub-sensory. Today, in fact, we can already detect the
    • and oscillations below colour. In many books today you can read the
    • today in which it is emphasised that attention should no longer be
    • who are being educated in certain schools today will have the best
    • life. It is in contrast to everyday life when with our Anthroposophy
    • the world of today is preparing souls to thwart what we want to
    • everyday existence but with cosmological ideas. Hence it is not a
    • When a seer today directs his gaze to the life between
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    • occasionally also heard today, because stragglers from that epoch of
    • time again and this is still the case in wide circles today; in the
    • though in dream — as is so frequently the case today. On the
    • — and there are many such people nowadays — in these
    • cases, there are thousands and thousands of people nowadays to whom
    • who are incapable of genuine thinking today owe this to the fact that
    • religiosity. And when today we observe human beings with this
    • in everyday life but for which they feel enthusiasm and devotion.
    • today was to make a small contribution towards understanding this
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    • Today we shall occupy ourselves chiefly with the
    • experienced, for example, yesterday, while they are still
    • I want to quote this particular chapter today in connection with our
    • put it today, receives the Buddha-impulse, it frees itself from
    • individuals sitting here today. If the souls incarnated in the world
    • today. It is good that on the basis of what can already be found in
    • evolution as it is today was preceded by the earlier incarnation of
    • planetary spheres were not in the state in which they exist today.
    • become what it is today because behind it there is an infinitely long
    • can be done today, even then the Sun was already united with the
    • investigation. Yellow today will still be yellow ten years hence,
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    • world, we certainly find there nothing that is known to-day about the
    • of today and plunged into the Graeco-Roman world, with its influence
    • scholarship of today has come to recognise that in this period of
    • cosmic evolution. They find it a great relief, these souls of today,
    • be reached by any of the means that are applied nowadays to
    • of spiritual Beings or Worlds. But one day, one cosmic day, it became
    • had then immediately disappeared. But the memory of it lives on today
    • objections nowadays to what I have been saying. What will a
    • thoroughly level-headed man of today have to say about the Gnosis? We
    • its time of nursery play. The grown-up soul of today, with its
    • Such is the prevailing mood today, and it is not easily
    • the present day, are we not looking at something quite strange? Are
    • the aid of what Anthroposophy should give us today, and are yet
    • considerations today as offering an explanation of anything. The more
    • star, the better will you have understood me for today. I would wish
    • that I wished to give you today. We will continue tomorrow.
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    • If we call to mind once more the thoughts of yesterday's
    • see, in the light of yesterday's lecture, how grandly original
    • which today we must emphasise again and again: that in truth the
    • One thing that very few people think about today will
    • *Day of Wrath, O Day which leads this World-Age into
    • mankind. Only someone dominated by present day rationalistic ideas
    • covers them nowadays. In this condition they are useless; they must
    • Sibyllism was not forgotten to the extent it is today. We have indeed
    • Much was entrusted to images of this kind in the days
    • than there are today — had ideas about the interconnections of
    • the present, and indeed up to the very end of Earth days. And if we
    • — it is this deed that I wished to bring before you today.
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    • at the close of yesterday's lecture, I introduced the theme of
    • emerge. Today I would like to say something about the Christ Being as
    • for at the present day one cannot say everything in public.
    • in Chaldean astrology; people today have a very meagre conception of
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    • Yesterday we spoke of how preparation was made for that
    • in human souls of all that I described yesterday. These
    • penetrated by the Mysteries of which I spoke yesterday.
    • are used today — have a dry, abstract, even pedantic sound;
    • Time we think of today, but Time viewed as a living, super-personal
    • days of the month.
    • Yesterday I described it as the epoch in which knowledge was kindled
    • Yesterday I tried to illustrate it through a single example, but it
    • some extent regulated the times of the day. In Apollo the Greeks saw
    • be mingled in Adam's bodily vesture. Today we should say that
    • into the early days of Christianity, since people expected not only
    • Yesterday we came to know about the threefold
    • Nowadays people read these things far too abstractly.
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    • soul through the clarity of the Ego. Yesterday we heard how the
    • soul-forces throughout the day, we have to let them sink into nightly
    • reappeared slowly, and that even today it has not fully reappeared
    • back, delayed, so that one may not do too much in a day or a year and
    • one day he met some knights he took them for God and knelt before
    • nowadays — is served, the Holy Grail withdraws into the room of
    • in the Castle on the previous day.
    • Friday he came to a hermit, named Trevericent. The hermit tells him
    • little, although he had arrived there on a Good Friday. The old
    • among us today and are perfectly faithful to the sense of the
    • epoch, but permeated now with the Christ Impulse. Today we must
    • Until this day indeed
    • though there shone forth in the soul how he traveled by day and by
    • night, how he devoted himself to nature by day and to the stars by
    • Where, then, is the Grail, which today must be found in
    • for in the stellar script. And then, on a day which I must regard as
    • immediately discern the secret. For one day, while I was following
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    • yesterday, stand in the way. And the final result of spiritual
    • emphasised that on every Good Friday, and thus during the Easter
    • tradition — one of those traditions of which I spoke yesterday
    • Which is the day appointed for the Easter festival? The day when the
    • our symbol for the Christ — reaches the first Sunday after the
    • soul-life. Yesterday we said that the force which emerged in the
    • attention three years ago — three years almost to the day
    • uninterruptedly for six days — day and night — in full
    • you and fulfil your desires. Written at Biteromis, the 21st day of
    • Spiritual Science of today was not then available): ‘The Christ
    • was intimated to men in former times. Even today we hear stories of
    • Kepler laws, which dominate present-day Astronomy, are his. Yet you
    • in the depths of the soul, as we heard yesterday. At first, riding
    • the Grail, for it is on a Good Friday that he comes to the hermit;
    • what ancient Hebraism had fought in its day.
    • us follow him as he rides on — as I emphasised yesterday
    • by day and night, looking at Nature by day and with the symbol of the
    • connection we wish to decipher the stellar script today. Let us make
    • accordance with the way in which it can be revealed today.
    • the soul. When we express what we know how to say today about our
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    • the physical. As our study today will soon convince us, for an
    • For it would be logically absurd to claim that all our daytime
    • childhood to the end of our days, what makes us talented or not, good
    • the physical, we should admit that everyday life has to offer us proof
    • view of everyday life. Thus over against the physical body there stands
    • merges what she sees everyday when awake into pictures concealing her
    • some occurrence during the day will have quite different dreams from
    • and it appears every day into thousands of instances. But other
    • offers — he feels himself leaving his every day world and
    • objects. The soul must become an instrument which it is not in everyday
    • by day unfold
    • belonging to everyday life. But in this case the knowledge has not been
    • super-sensible experience into our everyday consciousness. Thus it is
    • present-day man if he wishes to train himself for clairvoyant vision,
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    • the physical. As our study today will soon convince us, for an
    • For it would be logically absurd to claim that all our daytime
    • childhood to the end of our days, what makes us talented or not, good
    • the physical, we should admit that everyday life has to offer us proof
    • view of everyday life. Thus over against the physical body there stands
    • merges what she sees everyday when awake into pictures concealing her
    • some occurrence during the day will have quite different dreams from
    • and it appears every day into thousands of instances. But other
    • offers — he feels himself leaving his every day world and
    • objects. The soul must become an instrument which it is not in everyday
    • by day unfold
    • belonging to everyday life. But in this case the knowledge has not been
    • super-sensible experience into our everyday consciousness. Thus it is
    • present-day man if he wishes to train himself for clairvoyant vision,
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    • in mind what we sought to study yesterday, let us consider how
    • we remember the course of yesterday's lecture [note 1],
    • nowhere today in the external world. In primeval ages the Saturn
    • forces, which seek in vain if we look around us today. For even if we
    • and then the Moon evolution and today we are living in the Earth
    • This co-operation still exists today though it cannot be discerned
    • pursued today by the so-called cultural-scientist of a materialistic
    • history which is written nowadays of Persia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, up
    • were personalities in ancient Roman times are present again today.
    • we still find today these ancient Saturn laws, still find what cannot
    • today would be to study the laws at work in the sheaths surrounding
    • Let us look at yesterday's
    • lived in an ancient Greek head just as it lives today in the head of
    • differently from how it lives in present-day mankind; this present
    • must not speak of such a mode of thinking as is normal today, but of
    • way the modern philosopher thinks, they thought as today we see,
    • If the philosophers of today
    • had yesterday to write here Angeloi as corresponding to the etheric
    • Hence today we are also standing
    • today in the free emancipated life of thought represents something
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    • in mind what we sought to study yesterday, let us consider how
    • we remember the course of yesterday's lecture [note 1],
    • nowhere today in the external world. In primeval ages the Saturn
    • forces, which seek in vain if we look around us today. For even if we
    • and then the Moon evolution and today we are living in the Earth
    • This co-operation still exists today though it cannot be discerned
    • pursued today by the so-called cultural-scientist of a materialistic
    • history which is written nowadays of Persia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, up
    • were personalities in ancient Roman times are present again today.
    • we still find today these ancient Saturn laws, still find what cannot
    • today would be to study the laws at work in the sheaths surrounding
    • Let us look at yesterday's
    • lived in an ancient Greek head just as it lives today in the head of
    • differently from how it lives in present-day mankind; this present
    • must not speak of such a mode of thinking as is normal today, but of
    • way the modern philosopher thinks, they thought as today we see,
    • If the philosophers of today
    • had yesterday to write here Angeloi as corresponding to the etheric
    • Hence today we are also standing
    • today in the free emancipated life of thought represents something
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    • system, too, is permeated with soul and spirit. And today I want to
    • entirely different part in earthly life from the part it plays today.
    • find the abstract truths that are the pride of present-day humanity.
    • different from human nature as it is today.
    • to give little heed to earthly affairs of today and to immerse
    • during the previous day, would have to admit, if he knew the truth,
    • to Jupiter in the days of ancient Greece, when the human spirit lived
    • things were revealed to our ancestors in those days. Modern man has
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    • system, too, is permeated with soul and spirit. And today I want to
    • entirely different part in earthly life from the part it plays today.
    • find the abstract truths that are the pride of present-day humanity.
    • different from human nature as it is today.
    • to give little heed to earthly affairs of today and to immerse
    • during the previous day, would have to admit, if he knew the truth,
    • to Jupiter in the days of ancient Greece, when the human spirit lived
    • things were revealed to our ancestors in those days. Modern man has
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    • To-day I shall endeavour to speak of more general
    • Tuesday I shall describe the significance of our anthroposophical
    • I shall begin to-day with the description of some of the
    • do this in one day. In one hour this would be equal to 18 x 60 =
    • one day, has a most peculiar rhythm,. If we take one respiration as a
    • respiration. One day gives us exactly the same number of respiratory
    • pass through one platonic year in miniature, so that in one day we
    • the course of one day and of one night. We may even contemplate this
    • and falls ... it breathes within us in the course of one day, in the
    • of a minute. Something breathes within us in the course of one day.
    • day, if the rising and falling of our etheric body, which thus
    • would have to investigate what 25,920 days really are. For 25,920 of
    • year. Just as one day corresponds to 25,920 respirations, so
    • 25,920 days should also correspond to something in human life. How
    • many years are 25, 920 days? Let us see.
    • days, let us make a division and then we shall obtain as a result of
    • duration of human life equal to 25,920 days, 25,920 of such great
    • we may say: If we live one day, we reproduce the platonic world-year
    • lead us too far, if I would explain it in detail to-day; but I shall
    • during the change of day and night. Thus we may say: The air breathes
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    • To-day I shall endeavour to speak of more general
    • Tuesday I shall describe the significance of our anthroposophical
    • I shall begin to-day with the description of some of the
    • do this in one day. In one hour this would be equal to 18 x 60 =
    • one day, has a most peculiar rhythm,. If we take one respiration as a
    • respiration. One day gives us exactly the same number of respiratory
    • pass through one platonic year in miniature, so that in one day we
    • the course of one day and of one night. We may even contemplate this
    • and falls ... it breathes within us in the course of one day, in the
    • of a minute. Something breathes within us in the course of one day.
    • day, if the rising and falling of our etheric body, which thus
    • would have to investigate what 25,920 days really are. For 25,920 of
    • year. Just as one day corresponds to 25,920 respirations, so
    • 25,920 days should also correspond to something in human life. How
    • many years are 25, 920 days? Let us see.
    • days, let us make a division and then we shall obtain as a result of
    • duration of human life equal to 25,920 days, 25,920 of such great
    • we may say: If we live one day, we reproduce the platonic world-year
    • lead us too far, if I would explain it in detail to-day; but I shall
    • during the change of day and night. Thus we may say: The air breathes
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    • today in our studies we are chiefly concerned with a striving for
    • spoken of today in as thoroughly scientific a way as about the outer
    • considered if we are to speak today about an anthroposophically
    • science knows the objections that must arise today by the hundreds
    • felt today not only concerning the specific truths and results of
    • is certainly still acknowledged as justified by many today; but it is
    • founded. It has no such wish. It wishes to arise today as a necessary
    • humanity. This natural scientific development today supplies so many
    • today natural science must consider origins, going back to what the
    • what is preferred today, namely to proceeding from birth, youth,
    • things that are the results of a science still in its youth today.
    • unknown, because it is not the customary one for today's habits of
    • start. This is not done, however, in the way so prevalent today,
    • contradiction of this kind. Yet from all directions today, from the
    • contradiction again and again, to wrestle with it in everyday life,
    • facts of knowledge. Language today has not yet acquired many words
    • develop. To many people today it still seems absurd to say that at
    • stands today in relation to the world. Those who are materialists,
    • today.
    • A person today may be
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    • look at the justification for this view today), and that becoming
    • much today about the justification for keeping back from human beings
    • world, of the kind that were mentioned yesterday. Indeed, more and
    • I suggested yesterday, in order to step through the portal of death
    • called erroneous today. This view believed that the physical
    • Today one must also
    • still valued today as a mark of sophistication. It has really become
    • other view to be foolish today, the view that through the Copernican
    • spiritual science today. Nevertheless it is true. You already know
    • souls as a holy thought every day so that we never lose our fervour
    • important. People find it uncomfortable today to acquire spiritual
    • an individual must make his own today. It is no longer adequate for
    • the way in which the religious faiths still want to speak. Today this
    • will no longer do. Today people often get themselves into
    • becoming, of human nature, which must be known today and become ever
    • want to conquer death in human nature but are not yet able today to
    • we do not want to discuss their right to do so). Today conditions are
    • Today the human being is already developing a great many concepts,
    • develops concepts today that can have a proper basis only when they
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    • mentality for the evolution of present-day humanity, and particularly
    • time. To-day I wish to draw attention to a few other things, which
    • day by day. All the impressions and feelings which we experience in
    • make experiences in the course of a few days or hours, experiences
    • facts. To-day there is only a small number of men who accept
    • spiritual-scientific knowledge. It may sound strange to-day,
    • of which can already be seen to-day, particularly in regard to the
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    • mentality for the evolution of present-day humanity, and particularly
    • time. To-day I wish to draw attention to a few other things, which
    • day by day. All the impressions and feelings which we experience in
    • make experiences in the course of a few days or hours, experiences
    • facts. To-day there is only a small number of men who accept
    • spiritual-scientific knowledge. It may sound strange to-day,
    • of which can already be seen to-day, particularly in regard to the
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    • ordinary, every-day human thoughts, only the head is concerned as an
    • every-day life, they are by no means without significance for us. No,
    • our everyday life is not wide-awake but runs along more or less
    • Death, when for a few days we still bear our etheric body with us, we
    • days after death is mainly due to its being attracted — drawn
    • becomes one with the etheric counterpart. A few days after death we
    • even if, in our every-day life, for very good reasons, it remains
    • unperceived. So much, for today, about the elemental world.
    • have also passed through the Gate of Death and, after a few days,
    • have significance for our everyday life. Yet it is out of all this
    • doubt. But even that which is still instinctive to this day must be
    • which prevail nowadays in the so-called humanistic branches of
    • especially in the life of today, men have a peculiar relation to
    • spiritual way will know this. Today people are afraid of these truths
    • nowadays. No sooner has anyone got an opinion of his own, he cannot
    • to communicate to you today. They are indeed essential to the
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    • ordinary, every-day human thoughts, only the head is concerned as an
    • every-day life, they are by no means without significance for us. No,
    • our everyday life is not wide-awake but runs along more or less
    • Death, when for a few days we still bear our etheric body with us, we
    • days after death is mainly due to its being attracted — drawn
    • becomes one with the etheric counterpart. A few days after death we
    • even if, in our every-day life, for very good reasons, it remains
    • unperceived. So much, for today, about the elemental world.
    • have also passed through the Gate of Death and, after a few days,
    • have significance for our everyday life. Yet it is out of all this
    • doubt. But even that which is still instinctive to this day must be
    • which prevail nowadays in the so-called humanistic branches of
    • especially in the life of today, men have a peculiar relation to
    • spiritual way will know this. Today people are afraid of these truths
    • nowadays. No sooner has anyone got an opinion of his own, he cannot
    • to communicate to you today. They are indeed essential to the
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    • TODAY
    • evolved. As I explained yesterday, the yogi attempted to penetrate
    • today is taken for granted because we are born with it:
    • ordinary consciousness of self that we have today with that of the
    • You will realize from what was said yesterday that mankind must
    • explained yesterday, this has the effect that thinking, by no longer
    • nowadays provide mankind with a vast amount of popular information.
    • they are referred to today, all one has in mind is how the physical
    • Today's ‘enlightened’ people may laugh when reminded
    • people today who no longer take it for granted that reason is
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    • TODAY
    • evolved. As I explained yesterday, the yogi attempted to penetrate
    • today is taken for granted because we are born with it:
    • ordinary consciousness of self that we have today with that of the
    • You will realize from what was said yesterday that mankind must
    • explained yesterday, this has the effect that thinking, by no longer
    • nowadays provide mankind with a vast amount of popular information.
    • they are referred to today, all one has in mind is how the physical
    • Today's ‘enlightened’ people may laugh when reminded
    • people today who no longer take it for granted that reason is
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    • points of view. Today I shall therefore add to the facts that you
    • which the human being now passes, the first days after his death, are
    • retrospective memory that lasts for days. But this retrospective
    • for a few days, something that resembles a tableau, or a panorama,
    • live, for whole days, within these experiences. What we experienced
    • days. What makes it cease and what is the essence of this
    • them after death for whole days.
    • from us after a certain number of days, but it does not fall away
    • During those days we have an important and impressive
    • what we experience during the days in which we are surrounded by
    • day possess upon Jupiter: namely, the Spirit-Self.
    • today, and as modern painters always paint it when they depict the
    • head. If we were to come across such a painting today, we would
    • mentioned that in the present time, through the fact that every day
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    • points of view. Today I shall therefore add to the facts that you
    • which the human being now passes, the first days after his death, are
    • retrospective memory that lasts for days. But this retrospective
    • for a few days, something that resembles a tableau, or a panorama,
    • live, for whole days, within these experiences. What we experienced
    • days. What makes it cease and what is the essence of this
    • them after death for whole days.
    • from us after a certain number of days, but it does not fall away
    • During those days we have an important and impressive
    • what we experience during the days in which we are surrounded by
    • day possess upon Jupiter: namely, the Spirit-Self.
    • today, and as modern painters always paint it when they depict the
    • head. If we were to come across such a painting today, we would
    • mentioned that in the present time, through the fact that every day
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    • which are closed to the usual everyday knowledge, the usual
    • here to-day resound out of the many feelings which have passed
    • man of to-day is adapted very strongly to the purely material
    • to you to-day particularly about certain things in connection with
    • If you go into Museums to-day, you will find skeletons
    • indeed come when what is present there to-day as skeletons, will
    • for several days.
    • whole life lies before us like a panorama, during the days in which
    • which, to be sure, is understood by very few persons of to-day
    • connected with these things are carried on nowadays in the
    • that present-day humanity is shortsighted in its vision of the world
    • person of the present day forms his ideas, his conceptions of the
    • different side than the one we have discussed to-day in essence.
    • When the painter of our day paints this picture —
    • and even to-day, the modern painters still occasionally do
    • many centuries; and there are many documents, still existing to-day,
    • to show us that in those days people still knew something of what our
    • in a way that was entirely different from the way of to-day.
    • world to-day; how, if they only wished to do so, they could convince
    • To-day it is possible to prove scientifically, as it
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    • which are closed to the usual everyday knowledge, the usual
    • here to-day resound out of the many feelings which have passed
    • man of to-day is adapted very strongly to the purely material
    • to you to-day particularly about certain things in connection with
    • If you go into Museums to-day, you will find skeletons
    • indeed come when what is present there to-day as skeletons, will
    • for several days.
    • whole life lies before us like a panorama, during the days in which
    • which, to be sure, is understood by very few persons of to-day
    • connected with these things are carried on nowadays in the
    • that present-day humanity is shortsighted in its vision of the world
    • person of the present day forms his ideas, his conceptions of the
    • different side than the one we have discussed to-day in essence.
    • When the painter of our day paints this picture —
    • and even to-day, the modern painters still occasionally do
    • many centuries; and there are many documents, still existing to-day,
    • to show us that in those days people still knew something of what our
    • in a way that was entirely different from the way of to-day.
    • world to-day; how, if they only wished to do so, they could convince
    • To-day it is possible to prove scientifically, as it
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    • same as it is today, and in the future it will again be quite
    • today. In those times the astral body and the etheric body were far
    • work into them as forcefully as they do today. When, in those
    • latter are still only a tiny handful today but in the future this
    • of the world and of life. There are large numbers of men today whose
    • circles today are no longer capable in later life of changing what
    • appropriate for the present day, it is a matter of dealing with
    • today in which we may read that the human being learns first to think
    • and then to speak. Such rubbish as is written today in popular
    • encounter them today he would not regard them as of any account at
    • Rishis is perhaps nowhere to be found today. At certain times an
    • never said “I”. They differed from a child today inasmuch
    • it was as if a child today were to give utterance to the most sublime
    • that, today, the human being simply no longer has a bodily nature —
    • Today, already at birth, we inherit such a dense and demanding
    • the being whose physical body today is so constituted that
    • prevailing today are such that the Son of God can no longer become
    • ego-consciousness of today is to arise. It is the task of man,
    • present-day development, for he would not be able to realise the
    • today, the being who lives in him for three years is overpowered; if,
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    • same as it is today, and in the future it will again be quite
    • today. In those times the astral body and the etheric body were far
    • work into them as forcefully as they do today. When, in those
    • latter are still only a tiny handful today but in the future this
    • of the world and of life. There are large numbers of men today whose
    • circles today are no longer capable in later life of changing what
    • appropriate for the present day, it is a matter of dealing with
    • today in which we may read that the human being learns first to think
    • and then to speak. Such rubbish as is written today in popular
    • encounter them today he would not regard them as of any account at
    • Rishis is perhaps nowhere to be found today. At certain times an
    • never said “I”. They differed from a child today inasmuch
    • it was as if a child today were to give utterance to the most sublime
    • that, today, the human being simply no longer has a bodily nature —
    • Today, already at birth, we inherit such a dense and demanding
    • the being whose physical body today is so constituted that
    • prevailing today are such that the Son of God can no longer become
    • ego-consciousness of today is to arise. It is the task of man,
    • present-day development, for he would not be able to realise the
    • today, the being who lives in him for three years is overpowered; if,
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    • America affect man in his decline and death. In our day racial
    • post-Atlantis — Indian and Chinese will some day clash. The
    • contracting into skull by day. In Germanic North are best
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    • and proof of what will be said here in the next few days, it would
    • all times, from primeval ages down to our own day, have always known,
    • present day. If one were to ask, — let us now say, in order to
    • Today we shall endeavor to form a sort of conception of
    • the man of the present day. But you know also that we look forward to
    • what it is to-day. The astral body will then represent what you know
    • has re-shaped what at present is the physical body; that which to-day
    • Spiritual-soul; so that we may say to-day: of that which we are
    • to-day — at most only a beginning.
    • therefore that is a feeble prototype of what will some day be
    • to-day — not taking into consideration the insignificant
    • to us today; here we comprehend man, so to speak, at the present
    • him to-day, implanted first as a germ and then perfected further.
    • man is going through to-day. In the same way we find beings of a
    • future, and that we further develop our lower members, which to-day
    • are at the stage which we shall some day reach when we, from within
    • speak, from what those beings do whom to-day we call men. There is
    • that man, such as he is to-day, is to some extent at a middle stage
    • spirit-body, just as it is awake in the everyday state of
    • above them.’ If at the present day a man becomes conscious in
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    • It was stated yesterday, that those beings who are to be considered
    • however, wish to take into consideration to-day. If you remember what
    • we spoke of yesterday — and you will also find it described in
    • Beings such as the Folk-spirits we have described to-day. That was
    • what at the present day can only be done by the Spirits of Form who
    • which man possesses at the present day. Therefore Beings such as
    • another domain. I pointed out yesterday, that there are yet other
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    • which is, so to say, the central theme of our lectures. To-day, for
    • foolish to-day to doubt the existence of the animal, plant and
    • Spirits of Language, as I yesterday described. We have also described
    • higher than man. The Hierarchies we mentioned yesterday do not end
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    • appears before our eyes to-day, we must look at a wonderful tissue,
    • the present-day man, is the one who has given him the possibility of
    • about in the life of present-day man at a certain age; it can only
    • present-day consciousness much too soon, for you know that in the man
    • of to-day, this consciousness awakes to a certain degree soon after
    • to-day up to his twentieth year would have quite a different
    • extent he actually is to-day. If that had happened, then all the
    • the races are evolving too. Races have arisen and they will some day
    • regions of present-day Africa and Asia. Then later we see a movement
    • Thus we had to describe in general to-day the
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    • spiritual Beings work into the whole? It would be well, if to-day we
    • to the Alps, which to-day are a chain of solid mountains, so that the
    • established and what even the present-day geologists have
    • element, not however our present-day water, but the old fluidic
    • when he could hear it. It sounds forth, however, both day and night,
    • the day as light, and during the night weaves on further as light
    • forth both day and night. To man this is as with the miller, who only
    • body. So that if you look at a man of the present day and to begin
    • conditions. Hence, that which to-day shows itself as will, is to be
    • self-knowledge can feel that the inner balance of present-day man is
    • about this in the next few days. For the moment just take it as an
    • The fourth element is naturally to-day still very imperfect; but when
    • foundations, into which we have glanced a little to-day, appear in
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    • to-day you wished to seek in the cosmos the locality from whence the
    • thus the line which I drew for you a few days ago originated.
    • of its own being, and for the man of the present day it has all its
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    • last few days, you will find it comprehensible that not only a
    • our lecture to-day, we are experiencing in our own time, that the
    • can still see at the present day Monotheism ruling in its greatest
    • to-day. He belongs just as much to the great directing Spirits of the
    • respects have to-day withdrawn behind the dim and shadowy influence
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    • is not at the present day easy to understand this essential element,
    • of which here would lead us too far) — there is to-day a
    • most disquieting tendency in our present-day science, because
    • Nevertheless this comparison is extremely popular at the present day.
    • past. To-day we shall pay special attention to the way in which the
    • saw in those days.
    • days, from which he was then released by Mimir, the ancient bearer of
    • present day, but it was still an astral one to the Germanic Norseman.
    • I only wanted to-day to give an idea of how the Northern
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    • If among my hearers there are some who wished to analyze yesterday's
    • said, if you were to think philosophically about yesterday's
    • Archangels, in the way I pointed out yesterday in connection with
    • day only give hints as to this Luciferic influence. What you will
    • Naturally all persons of the present day whose thoughts are
    • the material scientists of the present day give the same explanation
    • old clairvoyance saw very differently from a man of the present day,
    • Materialistic people of to-day will say that this is a
    • absurd to the present-day point of view, but I know also that in
    • the condition of waking day consciousness was there, one was blind to
    • one day appear different from what they were formerly accustomed to
    • vision of the future, that vision which will one day appear before
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    • present-day France and in present-day Great Britain, were necessary
    • epoch will one day clash in these two civilizations: the Indian,
    • in Christ to-day is only the beginning, because the Christ-impulse
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    • one may still find to-day in the Akashic Records. In the course of
    • which was still ‘at home’ here in those old days when the
    • between day-waking and night-sleeping. Just as the human soul during
    • the folds of the brain; so that during the day-time it can be stowed
    • day, yet the Archangel of the Germanic North has within him this
    • and will attain to clairvoyance, which can to-day be acquired only by
    • schools, a truth which to-day must be found especially in the domain
    • materialism of our day they will be believed, just as was Sabbatai in
    • So you see, that when our Anthroposophy of to-day
    • and carry that into what we recognize and know to-day as the common
    • again in these last few days how free they feel with the people of
    • methods of present-day science, but ever more and more
    • the present day he still lives below the surface, yet he is spread
    • days, but let us in this sense always be together in spirit. Wherever
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    • today to certain great cosmic events with which we are already familiar from
    • today, shining towards us from cosmic space, was once united with the earth. It
    • Today we will confine our attention to what came to pass on earth in
    • existed. The mineral kingdom as we know it today came into being for the first
    • happened, he would be living in a world of pictures to this day. But evolution
    • been increasingly rapid since the fifteenth century, and today, although the
    • rooted in reality. It has only a picture-existence. When the man of today
    • which reached its climax during the nineteenth century. And today man is
    • You know that the moon will one day
    • in body and in soul until the 33rd year of life. Today this development is
    • time. And we must learn to connect what is happening today — I mean the fact
    • that the intellect is becoming more and more shadowy — with what will one day
    • in the spiritual world. Whereas in the days of old Atlantis human beings came
    • connected body of Spiritual Science at all today is due to the circumstance
    • Today people may consider it comparatively harmless to elaborate only those automatic,
    • today by many of those who try to hold humanity back from the knowledge of
    • background of what is often said today by people who out of old traditions
    • I have been speaking today of a matter upon which we cannot form a
    • own shadowy thoughts. It is not enough today to speak in abstract terms of the
    • today, such, for example, as “Thoughts become things,” or similar phrases.
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    • today to certain great cosmic events with which we are already familiar from
    • today, shining towards us from cosmic space, was once united with the earth. It
    • Today we will confine our attention to what came to pass on earth in
    • existed. The mineral kingdom as we know it today came into being for the first
    • happened, he would be living in a world of pictures to this day. But evolution
    • been increasingly rapid since the fifteenth century, and today, although the
    • rooted in reality. It has only a picture-existence. When the man of today
    • which reached its climax during the nineteenth century. And today man is
    • You know that the moon will one day
    • in body and in soul until the 33rd year of life. Today this development is
    • time. And we must learn to connect what is happening today — I mean the fact
    • that the intellect is becoming more and more shadowy — with what will one day
    • in the spiritual world. Whereas in the days of old Atlantis human beings came
    • connected body of Spiritual Science at all today is due to the circumstance
    • Today people may consider it comparatively harmless to elaborate only those automatic,
    • today by many of those who try to hold humanity back from the knowledge of
    • background of what is often said today by people who out of old traditions
    • I have been speaking today of a matter upon which we cannot form a
    • own shadowy thoughts. It is not enough today to speak in abstract terms of the
    • today, such, for example, as “Thoughts become things,” or similar phrases.
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    • professed today obscure much of what was at first an illuminating
    • Nowadays many a man would be regarded as a heretic if he were to say
    • wilderness, a pillar of cloud went before them by day and a pillar of
    • Jewish people? We are told that by day it was in a pillar of cloud
    • earthly to the divine. Today we find again and again that
    • considered today, you will be able to say to yourselves: What is at
    • In our day many people no longer have any knowledge of
    • the real meaning of human immortality. Many today speak of
    • today. All those people who say that man, when he goes through the
    • what lies beyond death as certainly as he knows today that the sun
    • today will find its context later on. But I believe we can inscribe
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    • As we live through the day and realize all that we owe
    • ourselves to our work today because we know that the fruits of our
    • that will be important for our considerations today. And this occult
    • assurance that what may be spoken today from out of the spiritual
    • today how at that time a fact came before my soul which may perhaps
    • specially speak about today — this was again a case in which
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    • I say unto thee, today thou shalt be with me in Paradise.”
    • says: “Today thou shalt be with me in Paradise”? An
    • men of the present day do not want to widen their judgment, but
    • foreboding of my kingdom, this day (that is, with death) thou shalt
    • objective fact which may occur in many cases. I may meet a man today,
    • malefactor on the right He says: “Today thou shalt be with me
    • in all seriousness. For all that has been said today, and it can be
    • Christ comes into the world. All those countless people today who
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    • we began to consider yesterday are to be understood in the sense in
    • yesterday, we must again examine some occult mysteries, for they will
    • must be drawn to this. Let us start from a quite ordinary, everyday
    • for yourself. Today I have to present the matter from another side.
    • before the Mystery of Golgotha, we find that the men of those days
    • of man of which we spoke yesterday; objective guilt and objective
    • another way. An Initiate might even today speak as Pythagoras did;
    • When we connect what was said yesterday with what is
    • being said today (and it is really the same, only seen from two
    • In these days, young people of sixteen and even less are
    • years ago; today we wish to consider it more deeply.
    • Nowadays one can read theological works — and
    • last few days, I would not like to conclude without saying those
    • certain connection. But today, when we have come to the close of the
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    • is our task today to speak about two soul contents, one of which is a
    • above all are necessary today, in which this extensive ethical
    • Fight for Survival is emphasized in our life nowadays because science
    • science of today does not really teach anymore what was taught a
    • in Animal and Man.” Among the ideas, which today are being put
    • today, were guided by the principle of mutual support. For instance,
    • the members of such a Guild helped out if somebody fell ill. Day by
    • day two members were called to be at the bedside of the sick one. He
    • that those goods be sold in the first days in any different manner
    • nowadays.” These circumstances are often most wrongly
    • Today one doesn't know anymore, one doesn't understand how the Fight
    • you look at it today you will find how our practice of law, our
    • Nowadays our jurisprudence is such that the
    • of mutual help and became the means of real progress. Today “expert
    • the expert is today almost completely bypassed in favor of the
    • counts today, not expertise. The rule of the opinion of the majority
    • has also brought about a terrible Fight for Survival, which nowadays
    • understands nowadays little of what that implies. One does not know
    • what fight one talks about because one speaks in today's life about
    • Today, some people call Anthroposophists,
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    • is our task today to speak about two soul contents, one of which is a
    • above all are necessary today, in which this extensive ethical
    • Fight for Survival is emphasized in our life nowadays because science
    • science of today does not really teach anymore what was taught a
    • in Animal and Man.” Among the ideas, which today are being put
    • today, were guided by the principle of mutual support. For instance,
    • the members of such a Guild helped out if somebody fell ill. Day by
    • day two members were called to be at the bedside of the sick one. He
    • that those goods be sold in the first days in any different manner
    • nowadays.” These circumstances are often most wrongly
    • Today one doesn't know anymore, one doesn't understand how the Fight
    • you look at it today you will find how our practice of law, our
    • Nowadays our jurisprudence is such that the
    • of mutual help and became the means of real progress. Today “expert
    • the expert is today almost completely bypassed in favor of the
    • counts today, not expertise. The rule of the opinion of the majority
    • has also brought about a terrible Fight for Survival, which nowadays
    • understands nowadays little of what that implies. One does not know
    • what fight one talks about because one speaks in today's life about
    • Today, some people call Anthroposophists,
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    • experienced today as it was experienced even five or six centuries
    • Paradise, from the festival of Christmas day on the 25th to the
    • festival of Adam and Eve on the 24th day of December. This has become
    • what is worshipped today — even if it is no longer described by
    • of feeling that is necessary today in order rightly to experience the
    • understand human evolution if we do not look into such things. Today
    • it has become cold and gray mathematics and geometry. Today we see
    • announcement, there has only remained to present-day humanity the
    • laboratories and clinics of today. The time must come when our
    • the shepherds of the field. If we can deepen what today is so
    • we can render creative what today is so prosaically experienced in
    • Anyone speaking of the Christmas Mystery today must make
    • have spoken today. We must find the Christmas light within ourselves
    • in definite words. We certainly approach the Child in the crib today
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    • today toward the acknowledgment of this relationship between the
    • modern times. Today, however, we will consider something which
    • and throughout the 19th century right up to our own days —
    • periods also exists of course today. But Lucifer strives to sever the
    • Eve of Christmas, leading us into Christmas Day, the Day of Christ My
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    • proclamation of this Saviour of mankind. And once again today we
    • the prosaic, abstract way that is current nowadays. The fact that
    • today to picture. I said that the Greeks, in the earliest period of
    • and therefore of green looking different from what it does today, and
    • him as it appears to humanity today. For the men of much earlier
    • ancient astrology was transformed into the world we picture today in
    • were exceptional, even in those days, with men like the three. Magi
    • today; they correspond more to knowledge. What worked in the
    • more and more outwards and becomes the external perception of today,
    • Through inner enlightenment man of today experiences a
    • the ordinary man of today, the dry world of triangles and
    • become our perception of the external world of sense; with it today
    • What today has faded into the mathematical-mechanistic
    • Christ was revealed to the Magi as a Being of the Heavens. What today
    • and their offspring are the mathematical faculties of today. The
    • mathematical faculties of today will become those faculties which
    • hearts, is today only in eyes and ears; it has shifted entirely to
    • can be attained today — will then, out of Initiation Science,
    • knowledge, proceeds unconsciously in present-day mankind as a whole.
    • things in our days to bring men to understand this passing through
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    • been considering during the last few days. I have spoken of the
    • dependent upon the physical and etheric bodies than he is today, the
    • earth and especially of the animal world. In those olden days men had
    • fellow-men the abstract feeling that it is today when we pass them by
    • inner vision has become our external perception of today.
    • today of the extent to which the human being himself has been lost.
    • recognised today — no conscious understanding of the human
    • in the sense in which we think of poetry today; they are the outcome
    • wonderful sureness of knowledge in them. Let me remind you today of a
    • I described to you yesterday. Think of what enters from the
    • But it must be realised that today we see the world
    • the workings of many substances we use in everyday life. We stand
    • said: People of today realise that a great deal goes on in the
    • spectacles; we have our everyday arrangements without knowing
    • and it will therefore be adopted one day for the well-being of
    • over again is the need there is today for things to be taken with
    • not for ascent but for decline. And the majority of people today want
    • Saviour is born unto us this day.” Things have become phrases
    • the same today, and it has been so for a very long time, whether a
    • today to say that one should not be radical in these matters ... for
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    • is in complete accord with the endeavours of present-day natural
    • thought. I should not be surprised if some day a slip of paper by
  • Title: Mission of Spiritual Science and of Its Building at Dornach
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    • most of those who nowadays speak of history, political economy, etc.,
    • than does the natural science of the present day to the natural science
    • man. For instance, there is much talk nowadays of the possibility of
    • value in spiritual science. There is much talk nowadays of the
    • nowadays appears as spiritualism. When spiritual science remembers the
    • the world to-day, I can do but one thing — wonder how such things
    • world as something false and forbidden. Nowadays there is no one really
    • say to-day that it is intended to be nothing else but an artistic
    • follows from what I have said here to-day — which takes hold of
    • as present-day natural science is new as compared with the natural
  • Title: Lecture: The Spiritual Communion of Mankind
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    • worlds, just as a man today can speak about the ordinary knowledge he
    • they did not acquire them as man acquires his thoughts today. If a
    • Now just as we today have schools and
    • what they acquired as wisdom. Today the distinction is made by
    • Today it is considered unscientific
    • following way. — When the man of today conceives a thought, he
    • twilight, the man of today who rightly understands the Christmas
    • him, and every year he gave it back again. The man of today
    • those days. To the orthodox modern scientist the Sun is a ball of gas
    • union with the Cosmos. But if we today would realize with inner
    • Christmas thought, my dear friends, for there is a real need today to
    • that numbers of people know today about Christmas is that it is a
    • civilization has drifted today. It is there that much of the real
    • today is like the blood within us, in contrast to the old world of
    • with the course of the seasons than is the custom today. About 20
    • For example, men begin the year with the present New Year's Day, the
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    • worlds, just as a man today can speak about the ordinary knowledge he
    • they did not acquire them as man acquires his thoughts today. If a
    • Now just as we today have schools and
    • what they acquired as wisdom. Today the distinction is made by
    • Today it is considered unscientific
    • following way. — When the man of today conceives a thought, he
    • twilight, the man of today who rightly understands the Christmas
    • him, and every year he gave it back again. The man of today
    • those days. To the orthodox modern scientist the Sun is a ball of gas
    • union with the Cosmos. But if we today would realize with inner
    • Christmas thought, my dear friends, for there is a real need today to
    • that numbers of people know today about Christmas is that it is a
    • civilization has drifted today. It is there that much of the real
    • today is like the blood within us, in contrast to the old world of
    • with the course of the seasons than is the custom today. About 20
    • For example, men begin the year with the present New Year's Day, the
  • Title: Lecture: Leonardo da Vinci
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    • refectory of the monastery was too low, and one fine day they had the
    • Although it is today no more than a mere shadow stretching across the
    • work on people today, stands practically in the same relation to what
    • whole day if a feature interested him, and sometimes he would invite
    • remembered when we have Leonardo's writings in our hands today
    • imagine today how much of Leonardo's work is incorporated into
    • Supper” dissatisfied! If all we can see of this picture today
    • which has been built up from the time of Leonardo until today, was
    • Today we again stand at
    • also been a means of education for the soul, and souls have today
    • We can still prove that externally even today. Look at the Greek
    • out today was not to be presented in sharply defined concepts, but it
    • matter with which we will sum up today's considerations. It is
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    • refectory of the monastery was too low, and one fine day they had the
    • Although it is today no more than a mere shadow stretching across the
    • work on people today, stands practically in the same relation to what
    • whole day if a feature interested him, and sometimes he would invite
    • remembered when we have Leonardo's writings in our hands today
    • imagine today how much of Leonardo's work is incorporated into
    • Supper” dissatisfied! If all we can see of this picture today
    • which has been built up from the time of Leonardo until today, was
    • Today we again stand at
    • also been a means of education for the soul, and souls have today
    • We can still prove that externally even today. Look at the Greek
    • out today was not to be presented in sharply defined concepts, but it
    • matter with which we will sum up today's considerations. It is
  • Title: Lecture: The Group Souls of Animals, Plants and Minerals
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    • became the fit dwelling place for human beings as they are today. The
    • fragments — as radium can already show us today. A process of
    • meaning. Present-day arrogance, summed up in the words: “We
    • death. For example, the seer today can discern a kind of death rattle
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    • became the fit dwelling place for human beings as they are today. The
    • fragments — as radium can already show us today. A process of
    • meaning. Present-day arrogance, summed up in the words: “We
    • death. For example, the seer today can discern a kind of death rattle
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    • Today we
    • which formerly was not as individualized as it is today. At one point
    • individual souls from the group soul. You still find today, among
    • group soul among many. What today dwells in one, then inhabited a
    • today exist as lower animals, as insects, etc., had already branched
    • today. Even before Theosophy, Goethe felt this and expressed it
  • Title: Lecture: The Animal Soul
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    • which formerly was not as individualized as it is today. At one point
    • individual souls from the group soul. You still find today, among
    • group soul among many. What today dwells in one, then inhabited a
    • today exist as lower animals, as insects, etc., had already branched
    • today. Even before Theosophy, Goethe felt this and expressed it
  • Title: Lecture: The Four Human Group Souls (Lion, Bull, Eagle, Man)
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    • Today we will consider
    • a horse today, then the etheric head of the horse extends beyond the
    • man. That sounds terrible for modern man. That which today forms the
    • evolution as it is today, each of these men has his ego within
    • today. The names are taken from the organization of the group souls.
    • Why could one call them thus? I should like to make that clear today
    • which today are incarnated in human bodies had not yet descended as
    • compared with what we should call today the most grotesque creatures.
    • different from the lion of today. They were lion-hearted people,
    • arrive at the man of today. One who could have seen more deeply into
    • (who reminded one of what we see today in quite another way in the
    • today, the labours of the different divine group souls are concealed.
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    • Today we will consider
    • a horse today, then the etheric head of the horse extends beyond the
    • man. That sounds terrible for modern man. That which today forms the
    • evolution as it is today, each of these men has his ego within
    • today. The names are taken from the organization of the group souls.
    • Why could one call them thus? I should like to make that clear today
    • which today are incarnated in human bodies had not yet descended as
    • compared with what we should call today the most grotesque creatures.
    • different from the lion of today. They were lion-hearted people,
    • arrive at the man of today. One who could have seen more deeply into
    • (who reminded one of what we see today in quite another way in the
    • today, the labours of the different divine group souls are concealed.
  • Title: Lecture: Death in Man, Animal, and Plant
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    • the procedure adopted today by external natural science —
    • answers to such questions as we are dealing with today.
    • of which would carry us too far today, one investigator at least may
    • hypotheses advanced by the adherents of the present-day world
    • clarity — so far as it is possible to obtain it today
    • which, from our own day onwards, must make the effort to take its
    • research — of present-day science. T.H. Huxley writing on
    • must ensue; yet, strangely enough (though one cannot be sure nowadays
    • as a separate entity. It would, of course, lead us much too far today
    • only during his waking day life, from waking up to falling asleep.
    • ourselves up to the ordinary musing of the day, where one thought
    • What is worn out in the organism during the day, what is destroyed by
    • your day life sink out of sight; but as compensation you see,
    • day triumph over the instinctive element apparent in the whole of
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    • the procedure adopted today by external natural science —
    • answers to such questions as we are dealing with today.
    • of which would carry us too far today, one investigator at least may
    • hypotheses advanced by the adherents of the present-day world
    • clarity — so far as it is possible to obtain it today
    • which, from our own day onwards, must make the effort to take its
    • research — of present-day science. T.H. Huxley writing on
    • must ensue; yet, strangely enough (though one cannot be sure nowadays
    • as a separate entity. It would, of course, lead us much too far today
    • only during his waking day life, from waking up to falling asleep.
    • ourselves up to the ordinary musing of the day, where one thought
    • What is worn out in the organism during the day, what is destroyed by
    • your day life sink out of sight; but as compensation you see,
    • day triumph over the instinctive element apparent in the whole of
  • Title: Lecture: The Origin of the Animal World in the Light of Spiritual Science
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    • will be today still less easy to speak about the origin of the animal
    • today. Gustav Theodor Fechner cannot understand that the living ever
    • — those substances which today belong to the lifeless nature
    • processes were excreted in a similar way as today substances are
    • from a higher level; just so such life processes as we observe today
    • today. And so we see the most curious imagination has issued from the
    • lifeless from the original living. And that which appears to us today
    • what is living today, this fact can, in some respects, teach us that
    • trace back today's complicated living beings to earlier,
    • of today's life forms, perhaps by means of a few differentiated
    • manner: (in this way) we succeeded in tracing today's various
    • today, in its multifariousness, through evolution. But Darwin is
    • speaks he to whom one appeals today — quite rightly —
    • must again say, as matters stand today, that it can never result from
    • our earth, in the conditions which are available for today's
    • original spiritual. If Spiritual Science is compelled today to state
    • (Spiritual Science) is today not doomed to the fate of Francesco Redi
    • no longer burned), but suffer other fates. It has today,
    • investigator Svante Arrhenius, today indeed very much admired, but
    • today. In a certain regard, Spiritual Science shows us something
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    • will be today still less easy to speak about the origin of the animal
    • today. Gustav Theodor Fechner cannot understand that the living ever
    • — those substances which today belong to the lifeless nature
    • processes were excreted in a similar way as today substances are
    • from a higher level; just so such life processes as we observe today
    • today. And so we see the most curious imagination has issued from the
    • lifeless from the original living. And that which appears to us today
    • what is living today, this fact can, in some respects, teach us that
    • trace back today's complicated living beings to earlier,
    • of today's life forms, perhaps by means of a few differentiated
    • manner: (in this way) we succeeded in tracing today's various
    • today, in its multifariousness, through evolution. But Darwin is
    • speaks he to whom one appeals today — quite rightly —
    • must again say, as matters stand today, that it can never result from
    • our earth, in the conditions which are available for today's
    • original spiritual. If Spiritual Science is compelled today to state
    • (Spiritual Science) is today not doomed to the fate of Francesco Redi
    • no longer burned), but suffer other fates. It has today,
    • investigator Svante Arrhenius, today indeed very much admired, but
    • today. In a certain regard, Spiritual Science shows us something
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    • History nowadays has come
    • nowadays regarded as scientific, we shall have to admit that our
    • the light which Lessing in his day tried to do in his “Education
    • the human soul has been more or less what it is today since first it
    • the present day we should have no feeling for the very different mode
    • extraction but which had fallen on evil days, a family which
    • how in the progressive development of humanity since the days of the
    • are like day and night, and that between the day periods there have
    • the day of wakening, in a new form, in Michelangelo. But whereas in
    • nature things reappear in the same form and one day resembles another
    • coincidence that Galileo was born on the day that Michelangelo died.
    • there today in Rome is by no means what Michelangelo painted. Not
    • probably during his last days as he looked back over his life —
    • allegorical figures, arranged two and two: Day and Night, Dawn and
    • could be revived, a doctrine which men of today are ripe enough to accept
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    • History nowadays has come
    • nowadays regarded as scientific, we shall have to admit that our
    • the light which Lessing in his day tried to do in his “Education
    • the human soul has been more or less what it is today since first it
    • the present day we should have no feeling for the very different mode
    • extraction but which had fallen on evil days, a family which
    • how in the progressive development of humanity since the days of the
    • are like day and night, and that between the day periods there have
    • the day of wakening, in a new form, in Michelangelo. But whereas in
    • nature things reappear in the same form and one day resembles another
    • coincidence that Galileo was born on the day that Michelangelo died.
    • there today in Rome is by no means what Michelangelo painted. Not
    • probably during his last days as he looked back over his life —
    • allegorical figures, arranged two and two: Day and Night, Dawn and
    • could be revived, a doctrine which men of today are ripe enough to accept
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    • believe what I know” of today. Max Müller's statement
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    • deal with the events of the day.
    • So today let us examine
    • fill our daytime experience? It is what we call the etheric world,
    • but it is true nevertheless. Imagine you were to talk all day long,
    • would be nicely preserved on records at the end of the day. Then, if
    • someone played them, everything you said during the day would be
    • soul must be more active and powerful than it needs to be in everyday
    • through the Mystery of Golgotha. To this day, this has been extremely
    • science of the spirit available today, they do so in a form that can
    • Today I have attempted to
    • mathematics, not only as far as we know it today, but also everything
    • to thinking. Some people nowadays develop clairvoyant faculties at
    • these days show certain psychic abilities, a certain clairvoyance,
    • that they are lagging behind. Having atavistic abilities today does
    • “know” them. This is probably why even today people want
    • to talk about what we began today as a description of the world of
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    • judgment shown spiritual science today, we must evoke in our souls
    • these things we cannot use the concepts we learn in today's world or
    • In the early days of our
    • discussing a guardian soul such as the one I mentioned today in
    • today evoke the encouraging thought that those who have passed
    • present again to your souls today. For now as summer approaches and
    • to life in us. That is what I wanted to discuss with you today.
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    • glad that we can meet here today and take a break, so to speak, for a
    • to know something about sleep. Therefore let us begin today and get
    • penetrate during the day, it rises for the other half of our being,
    • just what the sun does, which shines here during the day and when it
    • body. During the day, our ego and astral body work strongly upon our
    • an obvious example. As we know, people today are haunted by a fear we
    • point we want to make today is that germs can become dangerous only
    • He would have celebrated his forty-third birthday tomorrow,
    • days to deny Christ and claim that there is no evidence that Christ
    • world — where is it headed these days? I hinted at some of
    • today, but you can see what it could signify presented in a form
    • those who are thinkers nowadays. These things have to be properly
    • that so saddened us in recent days could not recur. I am referring to
    • the one used in the last few days. Unfortunately, a step had to be
    • lived through here in the last few days. We are in principle opposed
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    • meeting here at this branch of the Anthroposophical Society today. I
    • Today I want to talk about
    • different from that of everyday life. It appears to lead us away from
    • Today, I do not want to speak about the paths to
    • contradicting our better knowledge. Similarly, in everyday language
    • inner states different from those of our everyday life. We have
    • higher worlds with our everyday concepts and ideas, but need to
    • everyday life; they must give us concepts that are new and different
    • to explain today, I will speak to you the day after tomorrow about
  • Title: Presence of the Dead: Lecture Five: The Blessing of the Dead
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    • spirit with processes of the human mind that are still unknown today,
    • science, and I am speaking to you today on that basis.
    • promoted by charlatans these days, but based on the kind of
    • scientific term, in the depths of our soul during our everyday life.
    • For example, in everyday
    • we find also in our everyday life. Meditation is a devotion of the
    • attentiveness in everyday life we mean not allowing our ideas and
    • this level of consciousness we then reach, our everyday consciousness
    • depths of our soul a faculty we know nothing of in our everyday life,
    • across a meadow and looking at flowers, perhaps some day lilies here,
  • Title: Presence of the Dead: Lecture Six: Faith and Knowledge
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    • believe what I know” of today. Max Müller's statement
    • generally in yesterday's public lecture.
    • Many people today still
    • toil and work is not in the sense of “it's been a hard day's
    • to make up for what we have depleted during the day. If we did not
    • predominates these days. In ancient times the soul was filled with
    • earlier times. Unfortunately, today it is seen as a statement of
  • Title: Presence of the Dead: Lecture Seven: Robert Hamerling: Poet and Thinker
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    • days earlier. He died after decades of unutterable suffering that
    • pleasure, who had to perform Greek dances day after day and other
    • Of the dawning day,
    • unforgettably strange mood, with a presentiment that today seems to
    • was cut as a sign that they were “democrats.” These days
    • Of the dawning day,
    • Hamerling's soul could not sing of the “dawning day, / Of the
    • spiritual activity. His soul could see the discords of the day all
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    • Anthroposophy in Everyday Life.
    • to understand human nature in general. But today we have not to do
    • individual human enigma which stands before us so often each day,
    • To these belong those human qualities which today form the subject of
    • human being. Of course the present-day materialistic conception would
    • say about it. Today we are able to present only sketchily what is
    • fate of Giordano Bruno. Today burning is no longer the custom; but
    • anyone who appears with a new truth today, for instance, anyone who
    • the individual possesses today in the new life as tendencies,
    • today to be poor logic, and we shall hear materialistic thinkers
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    • Anthroposophy in Everyday Life.
    • to understand human nature in general. But today we have not to do
    • individual human enigma which stands before us so often each day,
    • To these belong those human qualities which today form the subject of
    • human being. Of course the present-day materialistic conception would
    • say about it. Today we are able to present only sketchily what is
    • fate of Giordano Bruno. Today burning is no longer the custom; but
    • anyone who appears with a new truth today, for instance, anyone who
    • the individual possesses today in the new life as tendencies,
    • today to be poor logic, and we shall hear materialistic thinkers
  • Title: Lecture: Technology and Art: Their Bearing on Modern Culture
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    • actually sleep by day as well, only the day-sleep is less noticeable
    • sleep. By day it is the life of will that is more wrapped in sleep,
    • will they do it as day-sleepers, and being for this reason unable to
    • consciousness of the day; the will sinks down into the subconscious,
    • tumult more with our life of thought and feeling; in day-sleep, more
    • characteristic of the present day. The acquisition of genuine natural
    • Nature. We shall be less concerned with this point to-day. The
    • day. No wonder that when someone who has reached the first stage of
    • by veils easily penetrable in the spirit, while by day he worked in a
    • humanity, the more do we find a state of things that is nowadays
    • becoming steadily rarer. Men did not in those days fill themselves
    • To face the waking life of day with dullness and
    • forces the Ahrimanic forces of to-day, and so we establish a balance,
    • prevailing to-day began to develop about four centuries ago. And the
    • takes effect by slow degrees, and to-day it has already reached a
    • there are many town and city dwellers to-day who cannot do so. They
    • to-day, but he was quite differently related to something that comes
    • individual human being. Even to-day it can sometimes be noticed how
    • credence is given to this to-day because the spoken word is heard as
    • differed from that of events to-day, because the souls of men
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    • actually sleep by day as well, only the day-sleep is less noticeable
    • sleep. By day it is the life of will that is more wrapped in sleep,
    • will they do it as day-sleepers, and being for this reason unable to
    • consciousness of the day; the will sinks down into the subconscious,
    • tumult more with our life of thought and feeling; in day-sleep, more
    • characteristic of the present day. The acquisition of genuine natural
    • Nature. We shall be less concerned with this point to-day. The
    • day. No wonder that when someone who has reached the first stage of
    • by veils easily penetrable in the spirit, while by day he worked in a
    • humanity, the more do we find a state of things that is nowadays
    • becoming steadily rarer. Men did not in those days fill themselves
    • To face the waking life of day with dullness and
    • forces the Ahrimanic forces of to-day, and so we establish a balance,
    • prevailing to-day began to develop about four centuries ago. And the
    • takes effect by slow degrees, and to-day it has already reached a
    • there are many town and city dwellers to-day who cannot do so. They
    • to-day, but he was quite differently related to something that comes
    • individual human being. Even to-day it can sometimes be noticed how
    • credence is given to this to-day because the spoken word is heard as
    • differed from that of events to-day, because the souls of men
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    • in its rhythms and sounds something of the magic of primeval days.
    • cannot be conceived of today. When a hero raised his sword he
    • today. And it is for this reason that the rhythms and sounds of this
    • the king. He came like a cloud of rain in the day of the sun, when
    • life in later times, as we recognize them again today in that which
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    • in its rhythms and sounds something of the magic of primeval days.
    • cannot be conceived of today. When a hero raised his sword he
    • today. And it is for this reason that the rhythms and sounds of this
    • the king. He came like a cloud of rain in the day of the sun, when
    • life in later times, as we recognize them again today in that which
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    • of life today, and yet science exercises a very powerful influence
    • When a man comes to Spiritual Science today he begins to understand
    • nowadays tries to interpret certain facts and events of history, he
    • nowadays, for to do that would be to make a sharp distinction between
    • people, but for all that must be made known today. It is right
    • What I propose to tell you today must be taken as referring to a
    • think of culture today. But there was a certain quality in these
    • peoples are incarnated today in the men of Western Europe, Middle
    • proportion of Europeans today had not received the impulse of
    • which Christianity lives in the souls of Europeans today we must
    • from that of today. In those times Christianity was still imbued with
    • many enigmas today — unless we realize that a great many souls
    • It is quite useless today to dabble superficially in the idea of
    • Today, of course, it has become altogether decadent, but at the time
    • at all events — are incarnated today in the peoples of modern
    • America. The whole constitution of the Americans today with all their
    • they are given at school. It is quite obvious that human beings today
    • today to take the fact of repeated earthly lives in all seriousness
    • been speaking of today, but even in public lectures one has to go
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    • of life today, and yet science exercises a very powerful influence
    • When a man comes to Spiritual Science today he begins to understand
    • nowadays tries to interpret certain facts and events of history, he
    • nowadays, for to do that would be to make a sharp distinction between
    • people, but for all that must be made known today. It is right
    • What I propose to tell you today must be taken as referring to a
    • think of culture today. But there was a certain quality in these
    • peoples are incarnated today in the men of Western Europe, Middle
    • proportion of Europeans today had not received the impulse of
    • which Christianity lives in the souls of Europeans today we must
    • from that of today. In those times Christianity was still imbued with
    • many enigmas today — unless we realize that a great many souls
    • It is quite useless today to dabble superficially in the idea of
    • Today, of course, it has become altogether decadent, but at the time
    • at all events — are incarnated today in the peoples of modern
    • America. The whole constitution of the Americans today with all their
    • they are given at school. It is quite obvious that human beings today
    • today to take the fact of repeated earthly lives in all seriousness
    • been speaking of today, but even in public lectures one has to go
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    • even for our everyday life. The motif of today's lecture
    • object; that is to say, to the concept. Our words today have been
    • word today applies it to what it represents in the sense world, and
    • physics of which the man of today will not be able to make very much
    • today has the time come when something of the teachings of the
    • attached to a name. Nowadays lawsuits are enacted against the
    • be very old — the word ‘gas’. Many people today are
    • a gas which is current today. What occasion had he for the concept of
    • than man has today. Space, to them, was not a great infinite void in
    • which there is absolutely nothing, as it is to the man of today. For
    • infertile like the concept of space for the man of today, but a
    • works on and on; it is present even today. Just as around us are the
    • Today it is still possible for single human beings to get a feeling
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    • object; that is to say, to the concept. Our words today have been
    • word today applies it to what it represents in the sense world, and
    • physics of which the man of today will not be able to make very much
    • today has the time come when something of the teachings of the
    • attached to a name. Nowadays lawsuits are enacted against the
    • be very old — the word ‘gas’. Many people today are
    • a gas which is current today. What occasion had he for the concept of
    • than man has today. Space, to them, was not a great infinite void in
    • which there is absolutely nothing, as it is to the man of today. For
    • infertile like the concept of space for the man of today, but a
    • works on and on; it is present even today. Just as around us are the
    • Today it is still possible for single human beings to get a feeling
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    • Lucifer and Ahriman live within us today? This is not easy to
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    • The explanations which I gave you yesterday on the path which the
    • Let me indicate some of these facts today. You should realize that
    • ordinary way of looking at the world today does not really enable us
    • that of today. The human bodies of olden times, the mummies which you
    • so corpse-like as the human bodies of today. These physical bodies
    • they continue experimenting, they will one day be able to understand
    • This is because the human corpse is, today, the true instrument of
    • yesterday, it brought them in connection with the universe, made them
    • yesterday. But we must resist mere intelligence. We must add
    • in opposition to the science of his days, the law of metamorphosis,
    • concepts. The explanations which I gave you yesterday and the day
    • before yesterday really constitute the path leading into these
    • that today people are chiefly interested in the soul's life
    • it is today, if we were to observe a child's development, the
    • be clearly seen today in public life.
    • What are the questions which people ask today? Do they inquire after
    • painful today to speak to people of general human destinies! People
    • today we may tell people that the war which has been waged on earth
    • Orient designates the ideology of the Occident as a reality. Today we
    • Today nothing penetrates into the human souls, but rebounds, as it
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    • The explanations which I gave you yesterday on the path which the
    • Let me indicate some of these facts today. You should realize that
    • ordinary way of looking at the world today does not really enable us
    • that of today. The human bodies of olden times, the mummies which you
    • so corpse-like as the human bodies of today. These physical bodies
    • they continue experimenting, they will one day be able to understand
    • This is because the human corpse is, today, the true instrument of
    • yesterday, it brought them in connection with the universe, made them
    • yesterday. But we must resist mere intelligence. We must add
    • in opposition to the science of his days, the law of metamorphosis,
    • concepts. The explanations which I gave you yesterday and the day
    • before yesterday really constitute the path leading into these
    • that today people are chiefly interested in the soul's life
    • it is today, if we were to observe a child's development, the
    • be clearly seen today in public life.
    • What are the questions which people ask today? Do they inquire after
    • painful today to speak to people of general human destinies! People
    • today we may tell people that the war which has been waged on earth
    • Orient designates the ideology of the Occident as a reality. Today we
    • Today nothing penetrates into the human souls, but rebounds, as it
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    • waking condition. This is daytime for the Spirit of the Earth, in
    • kind of life. One year is one of his days, and in the Spirit of
    • unfold in our will, the will as it exists today, arose upon the
    • us today. If the will had not to be unfolded here on earth, we
    • his life. This is what he dreamed. On the following day, before
    • on the following day.
    • have occurred on the following day, and because that young man's
    • object which you were expecting for some days. A thought
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    • waking condition. This is daytime for the Spirit of the Earth, in
    • kind of life. One year is one of his days, and in the Spirit of
    • unfold in our will, the will as it exists today, arose upon the
    • us today. If the will had not to be unfolded here on earth, we
    • his life. This is what he dreamed. On the following day, before
    • on the following day.
    • have occurred on the following day, and because that young man's
    • object which you were expecting for some days. A thought
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
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    • Anthroposophy as what men long for today.
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • in a way that is suitable for present-day consciousness must do so through
    • directly from the spiritual world to the general cultural life of today:
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • is not really present today, i.e. on the 2nd February 1924. If the
  • Title: Anthroposophy Introduction: Lecture I: Anthroposophy as What Men Long For Today
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • ANTHROPOSOPHY AS WHAT MEN LONG FOR TODAY
    • it can be presented to the world today. Let me begin, however, with
    • Society and the bearers of the Movement, we ought not to act each day
    • observe today those who get beyond the superficial aspect of life, we
    • have revived. In their subconscious life the men and women of today
    • deeply. In fact, these questions are present today in all who really
    • man today. The first presents itself to man's soul when he contemplates
    • belong? This sounds in men's hearts today. It is a comprehensive question;
    • men's hearts today, and divides the civilised world into two classes.
    • human beings today.
    • from two directions, searching questions confront man today. One of
    • two truths live in the subconsciousness of man today. On the one hand,
    • the men of an ancient epoch as their science can answer today his own
    • a really artistic subconscious nature who feels most dissatisfied today;
    • truly belongs. Where is the artist today who can handle earthly, physical
    • confronting him today. He looks at Nature and only sees the human physical
    • its place today is something man is not able to lift above physical
    • Today even the voice of conscience has become external, and moral laws
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • ESTERDAY I had to show how
    • we found yesterday, we see, on the one hand, the human physical body,
    • two. Indeed, yesterday we had to recognise this great difference from
    • of the different kingdoms of Nature. They are, today, just what they
    • different from those of today. What we see around us in the kingdoms
    • in which some-thing within man is today; and in the short space of time
    • we look at external Nature today and see that it was once something
    • and become what it is today; our food substances, in developing to the
    • It has advanced through Taurus and Aries, and is today in the constellation
    • sun describes this circle every day. It rises and sets, thereby describing
    • they have today. In our digestive processes we do in the physical body
    • Today this physical globe has reached a condition in which its laws
    • laws which, today, bring our physical organism into the condition of
    • substances — present-day substances — and excreting them again
    • account of the world around us today. We must go beyond its present
    • become what it is today in its inorganic, lifeless constituents. The
    • to see ether everywhere. It is still there today, filling cosmic space.
    • a mere picture. Nevertheless, it is through the real, present-day man
    • not realise it clearly: even science does not realise it clearly today.
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • ODAY I should like to give
    • Science of Initiation has to give. Today, however, I should like to discuss
    • When we consider the consciousness of present-day man, we are led to
    • sun is described by all who claim today to be the representatives of
    • knew who stood nearer to the cosmos than we do today, who had a naive
    • today that his destiny, his ‘Karma’, is here on the earth,
    • this is derived much that endures today and is really much cleverer
    • form to which he is not accustomed today, but it fills him with deeper
    • things in the dry, prosaic manner of today, but lets them work upon
    • of today, however, is constrained by his physical body to understand,
    • Now today,
    • man of today, the past is over and done with; he no longer possesses
    • cannot do today.
    • today that the physical substance of their bodies is often changed in
    • on your chairs today would have sat on these chairs had you been here
    • Your psycho-spiritual being. Today, at least, it is known to everyone
    • that the people sitting here today would not have had the same muscles
    • Geologists calculate in this fashion today. They study the strata of
    • moon-lives. — But we will not go into that today.
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • Today we will again place these two aspects of human life before us
    • of which I spoke. You find that what you see will one day be a corpse;
    • grasp.) As civilised people of today we feel we have advanced very far
    • in Bergsonism today. But every sleep refutes this. For, from the moment
    • imposed on civilised man by his education today, we see at once that
    • Today we will only describe this path in bare outline, for we intend
    • Today one allows oneself to be stimulated from without; one surrenders
    • see nothing; by day the sunlight from beyond the earth makes all objects
    • is earthly — or solid, as we say today — occurs in definite,
    • this is wrong according to the ordinary conceptions of today; nevertheless
    • in the course of the next few days how far one is justified in speaking
    • Well, according to the views of present day civilisation, what enters
  • Title: Anthroposophy Introduction: Lecture V: Love, Intuition and the Human Ego
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • opposition is still stronger in the astral man. As I indicated yesterday,
    • complicated and one really perceives it in the way I described yesterday,
    • day and noticed, on lifting his leg out of the water, how much heavier
    • I described yesterday. I can only draw it diagramatically, and in the
    • — I described such knowledge yesterday — one attains the
    • body of this person is not really present today, i.e. on the 2nd February
    • body today has its origin in a time long past, when you were in the
    • with the ordinary powers of every-day consciousness; we must intensify
    • previous life is just as much outside us as another human being of today.
    • ego-consciousness within us today, but unconsciously. How? If you want
    • great riddle to the man of today, if he gives attention to his soul
    • today. But we have now reached the point in human evolution when we must
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • knowledge which, as discussed in these last few days, is acquired through
    • our everyday thoughts now leave us and the active, cosmic thoughts —
    • arise. The darkness is a veil covering our ordinary, every day thoughts
    • there we need no longer ‘think’ in the sense of everyday life.
    • what we here behold is not what the theories of present-day
    • lasts some days. Everything has become gigantic and shadowy, thereby
    • pasteboard. Civilised people today often appear to be such pasteboard
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • of outer experiences before our soul. Years ago, or a few days maybe,
    • I have put before you today in a quite external way, you can see the
    • today. If he would study it more exactly, more intimately, he would
    • of mine who one day, without his conscious knowledge, left his home
    • of the future? Will a dream-picture of today evolve into the imagination
    • idea of the superficial way man is studied in the civilisation of today,
  • Title: Anthroposophy Introduction: Lecture VIII: Dreams, Imaginative Cognition, and the Building of Destiny
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • ESTERDAY I tried to show how
    • consciousness. Today it will be my task to enter more deeply into the
    • cognition — i.e. to present what we were studying yesterday as it
    • discussed yesterday, and consider dreams as such. It will be a sound
    • has today. It will not be empty and insipid, but will contain elements
    • as I ascribed to him yesterday when I said of his life of action, for
    • tableau when he leaves his physical body at death. This lasts some days
    • pictures. This constitutes his experience for some days.
    • men simply do not believe today that human actions have any value or
    • back to birth. We now see that, after a few days, we must begin to
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    • in an exoteric way, because he believed that today's spiritual crisis
    • connections. So today we will study this faculty of memory as such,
    • man experiences in concrete, everyday life, in thinking, feeling and
    • a few days in which pictures of the life just ended come before us in
    • of years long past and of the last few days are there simultaneously.
    • — in the first few days after death. It is the phase which we
    • experience lasts a few days and, when these have passed, we feel that
    • birth and death, we would be nothing at all a few days after death.
    • spoke yesterday, is engraved into the world; and it is this counterpart
    • first days after death do we have these pictures of our life before us.
    • As I said yesterday,
    • descriptions of this experience which, as I said yesterday, lasts
    • within us as memory is condensed to pictures, which last some days after
    • and antipathies like spiritual rain — to use yesterday's metaphor
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    • should like to combine what I have to say in the next few days with
    • Today I want first of all to point out one thing. You know that about
    • essentially different. Today I will only mention one example. At the
    • something which illustrates how the cultured people of the day were
    • recall these judgments today. The thoughts of thousands of people at
    • impassable abyss between them as that constituted today by the
    • That is why today so many men embrace Catholicism, because they
    • us today needs to be permeated by spiritual knowledge. It must
    • against us today; that brings us to something which is only the
    • clergy. One day we must go into all this more closely and in great
    • detail. But today I just want to draw your attention to it. And it
    • youth of today to act otherwise. The generation living in the sixties
    • Regensburg. I need hardly say that in the Catholic Church today there
    • of his Order. For today the Catholic Church is a compact organism,
    • Today I am giving you some of the real reasons why that was so; in
    • Jesuitism, but in this respect also I only want today to point to a
    • not recognized as having a valid existence. The Jesuits of today owe
    • be heard today. It is really astounding how little human beings today
    • are no longer heard; instead of that, people listen nowadays to
    • in all earnestness, for today it is really not a question of a small
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    • It is my intention today to continue with the subject we began here
    • last Sunday, and I should like first to go back to the few words I
    • humanity of today is still soundly asleep to the fact that such a
    • was to have posted up in Reinach the announcement of Saturday’s
    • to why the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church today must take an
    • My dear friends, today there exists an antithesis which one should
    • if the whole situation of present-day civilization were illumined by
    • being asleep over these things today, but of knowing how to
    • which we shall see further developments. You know that on Saturday I
    • contrive next Sunday to continue the comments which I cannot complete
    • today. So next Sunday at half-past seven we will meet here once more,
    • although we have to start on a journey on Monday. In these troubled
    • times one cannot do otherwise, and so on Saturday, despite the
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    • what today is called science. He combines his perceptions in the
    • dream, as we experience it today in ordinary life, is only a poor
    • told you yesterday in my public lecture, that it is recognized by
    • of present-day humanity. That is something which has gradually to be
    • today recognize its echo in the idea of eternal punishment in hell.
    • evolution of humanity not to speak of a prenatal life. When in the churches of today we are told only of a life after death,
    • today panders to human egotism. This egotism can be felt in
    • the churches, we have finally brought about what is dawning today
    • cultivated, mankind has become what it is today. Just think if the
    • be like if people fought as vigorously today about the content of
    • simplicity is entirely on the other side. Simplicity today is not on
    • over Europe would some day come about, and that the Catholic Church
    • shows that the Roman Church has today some sort of real connection
    • physical birth. Suppose a Catholic theologian today studies the
    • seen from the fact that one day it came to accept by a majority the
    • external fabrication of natural laws which today forms the subject of
    • further development of mankind! Today people cannot even look with an
    • in present-day methods of earning a living. Thereby they have already
    • to speak to you about today.
    • here today in order that you should not ignore the importance of this
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    • seldom, it will perhaps be good to touch upon some questions today,
    • consideration. Man knows these indeed as everyday facts, but does not
    • astonishment about the everyday things, which one is accustomed to
    • show? What really happens in the everyday fact of astonishment —
    • including everyday things, because he is able to be astonished about
    • everyday things — this too presupposes that he had seen the
    • of astonishment about something so everyday as a sunrise an
    • clairvoyance by the fact that it is an experience of present-day
    • man, and present-day man has developed a consciousness which
    • today the consciousness of dreams. Astonishment and wonder cannot
    • when there was not yet any astonishment about everyday things, and
    • living conscience the deeds of the previous day stand out. And if
    • Human beings bring to the everyday things of life far less wonder
    • everyday affairs. Even people who live far away from volcanoes ask
    • human being is present today. They have no wish for such an
    • of reincarnation. Even today there are many human beings on earth who
    • for former lives on earth will revive. Men who are living today are
    • Today we are in the
    • in the same way the men of today will bring over powers into their
    • worlds. But it will go badly in the future world for those who today
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    • seldom, it will perhaps be good to touch upon some questions today,
    • consideration. Man knows these indeed as everyday facts, but does not
    • astonishment about the everyday things, which one is accustomed to
    • show? What really happens in the everyday fact of astonishment —
    • including everyday things, because he is able to be astonished about
    • everyday things — this too presupposes that he had seen the
    • of astonishment about something so everyday as a sunrise an
    • clairvoyance by the fact that it is an experience of present-day
    • man, and present-day man has developed a consciousness which
    • today the consciousness of dreams. Astonishment and wonder cannot
    • when there was not yet any astonishment about everyday things, and
    • living conscience the deeds of the previous day stand out. And if
    • Human beings bring to the everyday things of life far less wonder
    • everyday affairs. Even people who live far away from volcanoes ask
    • human being is present today. They have no wish for such an
    • of reincarnation. Even today there are many human beings on earth who
    • for former lives on earth will revive. Men who are living today are
    • Today we are in the
    • in the same way the men of today will bring over powers into their
    • worlds. But it will go badly in the future world for those who today
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    • to speak yesterday it will be clear to you that a very disagreeable
    • called the Christ-Experience yet to come. We learnt yesterday
    • period between the middle of the nineteenth century and our own day,
    • what an immense gulf really exists between those who are old today
    • the other hand there is today a terrible reactionary, conservative
    • scientific thought of today, so that he presents an ever greater
    • To-day,
    • thing anyone asks about a child to-day is from whom he has got this
    • characteristics, he will feel his existence to be worthless. To-day
    • centuries; it has come to a climax in our own day. Those who are
    • aroused. And to-day national chauvinism rings through the whole
    • the conditions of life in the civilised world of to-day have taken
    • need scarcely say that to many men to-day this truth is unacceptable.
    • to-day. All this that wells up out of the chaotic
    • that what man has to-day as his physical body is in essentials an
    • appear spirit-self, life-spirit and the true spirit-man; today these
    • Today,
    • learn so to live inwardly as I shall one day live actually, when the
    • can absorb from modern culture — that culture which today is
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    • ESTERDAY
    • to speak yesterday it will be clear to you that a very disagreeable
    • called the Christ-Experience yet to come. We learnt yesterday
    • period between the middle of the nineteenth century and our own day,
    • what an immense gulf really exists between those who are old today
    • the other hand there is today a terrible reactionary, conservative
    • scientific thought of today, so that he presents an ever greater
    • To-day,
    • thing anyone asks about a child to-day is from whom he has got this
    • characteristics, he will feel his existence to be worthless. To-day
    • centuries; it has come to a climax in our own day. Those who are
    • aroused. And to-day national chauvinism rings through the whole
    • the conditions of life in the civilised world of to-day have taken
    • need scarcely say that to many men to-day this truth is unacceptable.
    • to-day. All this that wells up out of the chaotic
    • that what man has to-day as his physical body is in essentials an
    • appear spirit-self, life-spirit and the true spirit-man; today these
    • Today,
    • learn so to live inwardly as I shall one day live actually, when the
    • can absorb from modern culture — that culture which today is
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    • meets with general acceptance to-day.
    • of the present day a deep need — yes, a hunger — for
    • acquire to-day by the activity of the intellect — and all
    • present-day knowledge is so acquired, whether it be based on
    • concerned. And I want to-day to speak of the results for the life of
    • continuation or extension of the knowledge that prevails to-day;
    • feature of the knowledge that has made such advances in our day and
    • of civilisation, somewhat heavily cancelled out! Present-day
    • seek rather to keep our personality out of the decision. If yesterday
    • we were in error on a certain matter, and to-day are no longer so,
    • to-day is comparatively new; it is a product of evolution. In earlier
    • origin of the word “true”. And so to-day we have this
    • connection of ideas with life. The knowledge of the present day we
    • a familiar everyday experience. Normally, man takes nourishment, and
    • to-day, useful though it be, and by no means to be disparaged. From a
    • present-day knowledge, we tend to be proud of the fact that it has no
    • We are actually, at the present day, in a peculiar
    • that is how the position is to-day. One earnestly hopes it will soon
    • inwardly. As things still are, however, mankind remains to-day a
    • Initiation-knowledge of the present day has perforce
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    • meets with general acceptance to-day.
    • of the present day a deep need — yes, a hunger — for
    • acquire to-day by the activity of the intellect — and all
    • present-day knowledge is so acquired, whether it be based on
    • concerned. And I want to-day to speak of the results for the life of
    • continuation or extension of the knowledge that prevails to-day;
    • feature of the knowledge that has made such advances in our day and
    • of civilisation, somewhat heavily cancelled out! Present-day
    • seek rather to keep our personality out of the decision. If yesterday
    • we were in error on a certain matter, and to-day are no longer so,
    • to-day is comparatively new; it is a product of evolution. In earlier
    • origin of the word “true”. And so to-day we have this
    • connection of ideas with life. The knowledge of the present day we
    • a familiar everyday experience. Normally, man takes nourishment, and
    • to-day, useful though it be, and by no means to be disparaged. From a
    • present-day knowledge, we tend to be proud of the fact that it has no
    • We are actually, at the present day, in a peculiar
    • that is how the position is to-day. One earnestly hopes it will soon
    • inwardly. As things still are, however, mankind remains to-day a
    • Initiation-knowledge of the present day has perforce
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    • How Can the Psychological Stress of Today be Overcome?,
    • this clear today by a particular example. Most of us know that our
    • bestowed upon them. Intellect covers a wide field; today this is not
    • indifference often shown nowadays. At present we are slow, as a rule,
    • today. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch human relationships and
    • together. What we ask today is that in becoming acquainted individual
    • whom we meet nowadays? As being agreeable to us, or the reverse. Look
    • How often nowadays one hears: “I don't know what
    • the particular “shade” described in today's lecture. Many
    • thought on the other. But today very few are inclined to make use of
    • of talk nowadays about the necessity for the individual treatment of
    • nowadays officially give out. Only consider” — it might
    • sincere will that abounds among men today, sincere will that aims at
    • today? Good intentions are to be found everywhere, so let us for the
    • But we come nowadays upon fine and lofty theories
    • looking one day into a shop window my eye was caught by the title of
    • out today, only without any indication that these things proceed from
    • I have brought forward today in my lecture.
    • speak to you today. Let us hope that we may meet again here at a not
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    • How Can the Psychological Stress of Today be Overcome?,
    • this clear today by a particular example. Most of us know that our
    • bestowed upon them. Intellect covers a wide field; today this is not
    • indifference often shown nowadays. At present we are slow, as a rule,
    • today. In the fourth post-Atlantean epoch human relationships and
    • together. What we ask today is that in becoming acquainted individual
    • whom we meet nowadays? As being agreeable to us, or the reverse. Look
    • How often nowadays one hears: “I don't know what
    • the particular “shade” described in today's lecture. Many
    • thought on the other. But today very few are inclined to make use of
    • of talk nowadays about the necessity for the individual treatment of
    • nowadays officially give out. Only consider” — it might
    • sincere will that abounds among men today, sincere will that aims at
    • today? Good intentions are to be found everywhere, so let us for the
    • But we come nowadays upon fine and lofty theories
    • looking one day into a shop window my eye was caught by the title of
    • out today, only without any indication that these things proceed from
    • I have brought forward today in my lecture.
    • speak to you today. Let us hope that we may meet again here at a not
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    • were very different from those appropriate today. I have often drawn
    • known later as the Ancient Indian civilization. Many people nowadays are
    • in general was very different from what it is today. In the present age
    • man saw more in the external world than ordinary man sees today. In
    • in everything fluid or aeriform. Today's intellectual outlook declares
    • way of experiencing the world, namely, that man in those days had no clear
    • normal human being today did not yet exist. Though he did not express it,
    • was walking along a river bank. If someone today walks along a river bank
    • direction. Just as a swimmer today feels himself carried along by the
    • surrounding nature. He felt the elements of nature within himself. Today
    • definite effect upon the yogi. When man today is aware of himself within
    • today man can reawaken experiences of the past. He may, for instance, have
    • today is to transform, in meditation and concentration, the otherwise
    • nature. Meditation today is to begin always with an experience in thought,
    • one kind of breathing into another, man today must attempt to project
    • with breathing, thus turning the two processes into one. The aim today
    • external world. The yogi turned back into his own rhythm. Today man must
    • with those senses, which today are not even recognized as senses.
    • unsuitable today. However, we can attain an experience of the qualitative
    • occurs which is similar to when someone today sustains an injury. When one
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    • were very different from those appropriate today. I have often drawn
    • known later as the Ancient Indian civilization. Many people nowadays are
    • in general was very different from what it is today. In the present age
    • man saw more in the external world than ordinary man sees today. In
    • in everything fluid or aeriform. Today's intellectual outlook declares
    • way of experiencing the world, namely, that man in those days had no clear
    • normal human being today did not yet exist. Though he did not express it,
    • was walking along a river bank. If someone today walks along a river bank
    • direction. Just as a swimmer today feels himself carried along by the
    • surrounding nature. He felt the elements of nature within himself. Today
    • definite effect upon the yogi. When man today is aware of himself within
    • today man can reawaken experiences of the past. He may, for instance, have
    • today is to transform, in meditation and concentration, the otherwise
    • nature. Meditation today is to begin always with an experience in thought,
    • one kind of breathing into another, man today must attempt to project
    • with breathing, thus turning the two processes into one. The aim today
    • external world. The yogi turned back into his own rhythm. Today man must
    • with those senses, which today are not even recognized as senses.
    • unsuitable today. However, we can attain an experience of the qualitative
    • occurs which is similar to when someone today sustains an injury. When one
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    • Ever since the early days of Christianity it has been the custom
    • a point of time a few days after the 21st of December, the
    • winter solstice, whereas the day of the Easter festival is determined by
    • celebrate a Sunday — a day, that is, which should remind them of
    • their connection with the sun-forces — when the Sunday comes that
    • knowledge that present-day science can offer. And such traditions were a
    • late as into the thirtieth year. And Christ Jesus lived His days of
    • kind of hallucination, then it is only a proof that in our day even
    • should confess today, in all sincerity, how difficult it is to find our
    • to the habits and ways of thought of the present day, is far from being
    • present-day theologians put a materialistic interpretation upon the event of
    • day to place before our minds one of the things that seemed to Paul, as
    • outlook of men in those days. Not that a complete change took place in a
    • today in such a trivial manner! Again and again they show an inclination
    • enough. today, mankind has only come so far as to speak of the contrast
    • today to utter this renunciation, when we can observe on every hand a
    • not this be the thought that rises up in our minds today: All the
    • great significance in life today.
    • one cannot. The man of the present day is faced with a severe test when
    • modification in our day, nevertheless in all essentials it is still the
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    • Ever since the early days of Christianity it has been the custom
    • a point of time a few days after the 21st of December, the
    • winter solstice, whereas the day of the Easter festival is determined by
    • celebrate a Sunday — a day, that is, which should remind them of
    • their connection with the sun-forces — when the Sunday comes that
    • knowledge that present-day science can offer. And such traditions were a
    • late as into the thirtieth year. And Christ Jesus lived His days of
    • kind of hallucination, then it is only a proof that in our day even
    • should confess today, in all sincerity, how difficult it is to find our
    • to the habits and ways of thought of the present day, is far from being
    • present-day theologians put a materialistic interpretation upon the event of
    • day to place before our minds one of the things that seemed to Paul, as
    • outlook of men in those days. Not that a complete change took place in a
    • today in such a trivial manner! Again and again they show an inclination
    • enough. today, mankind has only come so far as to speak of the contrast
    • today to utter this renunciation, when we can observe on every hand a
    • not this be the thought that rises up in our minds today: All the
    • great significance in life today.
    • one cannot. The man of the present day is faced with a severe test when
    • modification in our day, nevertheless in all essentials it is still the
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    • has to-day been read out was drafted.
    • of this we have come together here to-day. It is deeply satisfying that
    • day to another, into the anthroposophical life — to get him in
    • scholar from one day to the next and without more ado. Of course you
    • have been swallowing up the science! The sciences of to-day seem to
    • problems; they have been eaten up by their own methods. To-day therefore,
    • a subject of frequent discussions in these days between Count Keyserlingk
    • calls forth something that cannot be made real from one day to the next.
    • anthroposophical convictions from one day to the next, they are greatly
    • there has been much talk in these days as to the differences that arose
    • others; I only have to speak every day, though I confess I stood before
    • I have invariably found it wiser, and I do so to-day. Far rather would
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    • Of course the people of to-day will not believe that it makes any difference;
    • Enthusiastic doctors of to-day can achieve great results. Precisely
    • I can imagine, you will do it on Sundays as an after-dinner entertainment.
    • Simply by having many guests invited and doing it on Sundays, you will
    • Nowadays, as you know, people are always wanting to “disinfect”
    • the social life of to-day, it is hardly a practical, hardly a topical
    • farmer nowadays without using machines. Needless to say, not all
    • nowadays? On the other hand, I may remark that as a farmer you need
    • That is the question. If you raise such a question at all nowadays,
    • in yesterday's lecture. For when you meditate you live quite differently
    • these things are no longer as clear to-day as they used to be in olden
    • fitted to tend the growth of plants. Nowadays, when such things are
    • people. The conditions of life nowadays are such that it is only too
    • the discussion in the Hall the other day, namely, whether parasites
    • the people of to-day might still derive many a valuable hint from these.
    • have mentioned it in yesterday's lecture: Among the many things I should
    • To-day,
    • the Socialist Movement of to-day, they were only the eccentricities
    • of life. To-day the whole world is changed. The younger ladies and gentlemen
    • peasants' calendars contained what they no longer contain to-day.
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    • speak of the combatting of weeds in the next few days. What I have given
    • to-day applies to the improvement of every kind of manure. I have indicated
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    • a new fertility. For our needs to-day, we really have no choice to stop
    • Nowadays,
    • To-day, in many respects, Anthroposophical Science can only be there
    • get all you want nowadays. Therefore I said, it is the cow-horns which
    • Nowadays, opinions
    • breeding of queens. Queens are sold in all directions nowadays, instead
    • be considered. Everything is being mechanised and mineralised nowadays,
    • else. It may not be possible tomorrow, but the day after tomorrow it
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    • Speaking of full Moon and new Moon, do you mean the actual day of the
    • narrow crescent, and then disappears. Twelve to fourteen days in each
    • to-day. Even to-day you can notice how people understand the things
    • these things in any case. Take to-day's lecture, for instance,
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    • on end. The thirty years dwindled to nine, then to seven. Then the day
    • Switzerland. The momentous day came in the early summer of 1924 when
    • Accomplishments to date are merely the first step. Every day brings
    • a problem of nutrition. Nutrition as it is to-day does not supply the
    • the United States. To-day no part of the world is without active collaborators
    • thinking to-day. But it does Liebig an injustice. He himself expressed
    • requiring six hours a day. To the objection that there were not hours
    • enough in the day for this, he replied simply, “Oh, you'll
    • showed up most clearly, and where to-day — after more than thirty
    • been found that the time of day or the season of the year influences
    • the time of day with almost clock-like regularity. Although in this
    • Aristotle and his pupil Theophrastus, and continuing on to the days
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    • the necessary neighbour-plants. As I said yesterday to Herr St—,
    • strange as it may sound to the chemist and biologist of to-day, your
    • are eclipsed nowadays. Modern agriculture has such experience no longer.
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    • days — I trust they will also be days of real good work —
    • throughout these days an agricultural spirit which is already deeply
    • with our intentions for these days. For my part, these thanks are
    • hospitality to so many visitors and for so many days, in the way in
    • during the succeeding days, to come to a right understanding on all
    • must forgive me if my introductory words to-day appear —
    • said to-day, however remote it may seem at first sight. For
    • practised nowadays in the widest circles. For it should go without
    • Nowadays, such a
    • needle) is considered good sense by the men of to-day when applied to
    • whole, but of the cosmic environment. The men of to-day say and do
    • certainty. Even to-day one is astonished again and again to read the
    • customary nowadays. We must do so in studying that which alone makes
    • To-day, by way of
    • in the life of the Earth. Nowadays we are wont to attach the greatest
    • importance to the physical and chemical constituents. To-day,
    • people of to-day are not so well aware. Certain illnesses and other
    • declare that certain illnesses show a seven day's fever period, one
    • to-day even from those domains of life where it could work most
    • which we see it to-day can only thrive in the equilibrium and
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    • which works down into our Earth from the Universe beyond. Nowadays,
    • development of the vegetation that covers the soil. But present-day
    • have to consider the matter from various standpoints. Let us to-day
    • which is not only not taken into account to-day but is not even
    • admitted nowadays. But we can go still further. We must observe that
    • jargon of to-day — and it will then be possible to give exact
    • People to-day are
    • was very important to know these things. To-day too, it is important
    • kinds of fruit. Nowadays it is all done by blind experiment, there is
    • the man of to-day may know — though this knowledge too is very
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    • of nitrogen's activity, has fallen into great confusion nowadays.
    • clear to the outer science of to-day. I mean the four sisters,
    • being of the Universe. The chemist of to-day knows little of these
    • do we see in carbon nowadays? That which we use, as coal, to heat our
    • carbon nowadays is very little when you consider its infinite
    • to-day in Nature in a broken, crumbled form, as coal or even graphite
    • By day we have great need of the oxygen, and by night too we need
    • whether by day or by night, to the nitrogen. We imagine that we are
    • as it may sound to the materialist madcaps of to-day, nitrogen not
    • life. And above all, you will remember what I told you yesterday and
    • fields to-day, which in the near future will be in the stomachs of
    • full impetus of the carbonic acid, as we do in the everyday,
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    • with the realities of Agriculture as the customary science of to-day
    • to the great cosmic relationships. This is most necessary nowadays.
    • Think how the customary science of to-day, or yesterday, has to correct
    • to twelve stone) requires about four-and-one-quarter of protein a day
    • science. And yet, to-day no man of science believes in this proposition.
    • Science has corrected itself in the meantime. To-day as everybody knows,
    • eats one-and-three-quarter oz. a day.
    • very difficult to come to terms at all with this science of to-day,
    • with it. For in practical life, the science of to-day would very soon
    • be given to bring about in the soil what I indicated yesterday, namely
    • to under-estimate. Yet with all their investigations nowadays, people
    • of to-day is incapable of following the matter up to the point of finding
    • is customary nowadays.
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    • yesterday for the improvement of manure was intended, of course, simply
    • manuring as before. To-day we shall have to consider the manuring problem
    • In yesterday's lecture
    • as I said in yesterday's discussion, must not come in in a turbulent
    • but that is all.” In this very statement, the men of to-day betray
    • is happening to-day on many farms. Then we are ruthlessly exploiting
    • our manure not only as I indicated yesterday; we should also subject
    • To-day therefore —
    • of which I explained yesterday. Now that which is present in the yarrow
    • and to-day no one remembers that he who devised them was a fool. Here,
    • diseases. I am speaking in general terms at the moment. Nowadays
    • that the scientists generally have to-day in their description of diseases.
    • must know in this connection. For the scientists of to-day it will no
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    • to one's student days. Thus I endeavoured, though with no great
    • with in the past few days. I showed how we must strictly distinguish
    • — not what proceeds from Moon, Venus and Mercury. Nowadays, people
    • of to-day. They can only be dealt with effectively by entering into
    • as we have to-day. Even now, after its severance, the Moon works so
    • physical methods of to-day—are in a sense rayed back on to the
    • nowadays. Thus, for the dandelion which you need as I explained
    • yesterday, you can perfectly well plant it where you want it, and use
    • to-day will not believe it; such things were known and mastered once
    • that a thing can be true in itself. However, to get anywhere nowadays
    • the same when in the course of a year or a day it shines on to the Earth
    • to-day.
    • as is done to-day, is no real science. The mere jotting-down of isolated
    • science do nowadays? It takes a little plate and lays a preparation
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    • facts and conditions. We shall do this to-day, and pass on to-morrow
    • To-day
    • afield from present-day points of view. Time was, indeed, when they
    • to-day they are to all intents and purposes terra incognita. The entities
    • Nowadays,
    • yesterday when speaking of human Karma). That which is poorer in ether,
    • The insects said, one day: We do not feel quite strong enough to work
    • Nature is wiser than man, even to this day. And we may well assume,
    • away, as I told you a few days ago from another standpoint. This is
    • day they do not understand what Goethe meant when he spoke of “give
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    • a kind of personal treatment. To-day especially, we shall therefore
    • little insight there is nowadays in this most important question: the
    • the essence of the feeding process? To-day I would like to contribute
    • for man too, is to this day thoroughly misunderstood. The coarse idea
    • the organism, is altogether wrong. That is what they imagine nowadays,
    • a characteristic phenomenon of to-day. They set to work and do something
    • he comes very complicated, and to-day no one can see the wood for the
    • question the everyday things with which we are so familiar. Why did
    • I spend the whole day with petty manipulations, I can never become a
    • there are such men to-day — rightly consider that the consumption
    • as our honoured friend, Count Keyserlingk, to-day announced, has been
    • and inmost thanks for all that they have done for us in these ten days
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    • three days alone in an enclosed space, and was transported
    • present-day man, when asleep, there is first of all the
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    • three days alone in an enclosed space, and was transported
    • present-day man, when asleep, there is first of all the
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    • want to speak to you today about
    • and the spiritual movement of the present day that is known
    • happened on Good Friday, 1857, in Villa Wesendonk on the
    • mysteries, experienced facts. Even still today there are
    • the North of what is today Russia
    • the insight of a genius, Wagner saw on that Good Friday,
    • sufficed for his time; for there were in those days men who
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    • want to speak to you today about
    • and the spiritual movement of the present day that is known
    • happened on Good Friday, 1857, in Villa Wesendonk on the
    • mysteries, experienced facts. Even still today there are
    • the North of what is today Russia
    • the insight of a genius, Wagner saw on that Good Friday,
    • sufficed for his time; for there were in those days men who
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    • Today
    • case today, but we should set out from this development of
    • adopt the standpoint of the Greeks, but today we can no
    • explained to you today contains, on the one hand, the
    • instinctive clairvoyance. Today, we have instead a science
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    • Today
    • case today, but we should set out from this development of
    • adopt the standpoint of the Greeks, but today we can no
    • explained to you today contains, on the one hand, the
    • instinctive clairvoyance. Today, we have instead a science
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    • receives in the night take the form of poetry in the day consciousness.
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    • TODAY
    • seem unnecessary, that today's lecture is intended for those students
    • be possible from time to time. One who is a newcomer at these Monday
    • lectures may perhaps feel somewhat surprised by what is said today,
    • things to be expressed today, but such provinces must be touched upon
    • we will speak today.
    • other beings are still contained to-day in these other constituents
    • of the astral body. To-day we will consider the aspect in which the
    • finely and closely one must observe the most everyday things from the
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    • THE lecture today we
    • of these things today, reminding ourselves, to begin with, that our
    • we imply, in a certain respect, that the sun which is today the centre
    • stages earlier, what is contained in the sun today had a planetary existence
    • But these beings, and the earth as a whole, will one day have progressed
    • the sun. Beings who live always in the sun do not have day and night.
    • The sense-consciousness which we call the clear consciousness of day
    • today call a “Zodiac” — it is the stage higher than
    • rarefication. That which today permeates all beings as warmth —
    • — but not yet as they are today. The single stars composing the
    • today the concept is so fabulous that we have no word with which to
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    • our human body. What is to be brought forward today will link on to
    • though it is somewhat modified today, and those who have arrived at
    • the day. To express the sentence in this form would simply strike modern
    • language. When, for example, we can read in an American paper today
    • us today in a beautiful way how this Kant-Laplace theory can proceed.
    • all of what we see round us today as our plants, minerals, animals.
    • by an atmosphere, as today our Earth is surrounded by air, but in relation
    • to what we know as atmosphere today it was spiritual. It was entirely
    • is today. In fact, seen externally, it could really be pictured as a
    • who were as advanced on ancient Saturn as man is on Earth today. These
    • but you must not imagine that they were externally like the men of today.
    • by a time when the moon too drew out and left our earth as it is today
    • to do on such a cosmic body as our present day earth, they needed a
    • to that reached today on earth by a seven-year-old child. As they only
    • cosmic body split off, Saturn, which you still see in the heavens today.
    • through the earth and moon and left behind what to-day we know as iron.
    • all the other planets as well! — Science today, however, wonderfully
    • with the blood. Today science makes the discovery that the blood is
    • bodies independently. What we find in man today as intelligence was
    • are today, and if spiritual science were not to combat them.
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    • TODAY
    • will be reversed and changed into the good. Today however we want to
    • among our elements today, with “fire,” as one says in occultism.
    • this substance. If you could eliminate today everything except the warmth
    • live like that. Today with our mineral kingdom, fluid kingdom, etc.,
    • one could do so. But today you must think away all that you have of
    • on the earth today animals — plants — minerals — were
    • of Movement, of Form, of Personality, and so forth. To-day we will turn
    • and be clear that they have gone through an evolution up to today, just
    • had exactly the same knowledge of world evolution as we give out today
    • we speak today; for the masses the truths were veiled in pictures and
    • these pictures form what today we know as Mythology. In the face of
    • again and again: “How marvellously advanced we are today!”
    • in man where the ego was trickled in, but today we will consider it
    • time did not consist of flesh and blood as it does today; it was a quite
    • in the plants of today. He perceived only the soul-nature in the other
    • it is today.
    • today, we have now followed as a consequence of evolution. You see here
    • Man is at work on this today, when through what he ac-quires in his
    • gradually learn — though it is impossible today — how to build
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    • day, from the most varied aspects. We then become increasingly clear
    • to be considered too from many different aspects. Today we will consider
    • and bodily conditions which we find on the earth today, of the solid
    • today is to be clearly conscious that at every later stage of evolution
    • is no cause for amazement today. Natural science knows that down in
    • rapidly. It was not yet the same as the nerve-substance of today, but
    • sun; but their inner consciousness was illumined as today in sleep you
    • which exist separately today as metals, minerals, and so on. It is extremely
    • being as he appears to us today. The departure of the moon was practically
    • it is today; that only developed much later, but the rudiments of the
    • of the moon that what today we call the mineral kingdom arose, that
    • nothing in your physical body today that is not permeated by mineral
    • substance. The human body as it is today has arisen only relatively
    • rustling trees, the rippling springs and founts. All that today is articulated
    • said today you can also very readily find the facts again in the first
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    • shall concern us today — that of considering man and his evolution
    • find it was radically different from that of a human being of today.
    • The consciousness of man today is really expressed in what one could
    • of to-day, he felt himself one of his tribe. And when he said “I,”
    • that signified something entirely different from what it means today.
    • In our day, in normal circumstances a man no longer remembers what his
    • as one remembers one's youth today. That was denoted by a common
    • clumsy and fantastic to the present-day materialistic conception of
    • we know today and which we so much wonder at and admire. And when today
    • as clouds today let the rain trickle down — and membered itself
    • on the old Moon for a quality which we find today on Earth in ever-increasing
    • and the Earth the “Cosmos of Love.” As we today, standing
    • on the Earth, wonder at the wisdom embedded in it, so one day the beings
    • beings living on the Earth today are the instruments of the evolution
    • Today we will enlarge
    • To-day we are in the 5th race. In the 6th race the external physiognomy
    • that matter could someday become quite different from matter. What could
    • will never be able to imagine that matter could one day be spiritualized
    • that is, that someday something will come about which one calls spiritualization,
    • today, then we should have a peculiar picture of the evolution of our
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    • to you today about something that to a certain extent falls out of the
    • beings already in existence who stood as high as man stands today. There
    • were beings too who at that time stood far higher than man stands today.
    • We also know that there are beings today who have already attained a
    • and who stand today one stage higher than humanity. In the Jupiter-evolution
    • man will himself have the consciousness which is possessed today by
    • say — as we can often hear today — “Well, why do we
    • today we will say something of their qualities and their tasks.
    • which will be similar to what the Angels possess today. The Angels today
    • of the just completed life. This lasts for two or three days, it differs
    • for four to five days. The memory-tableau lasts as long as the person
    • stand today looked quite different a few centuries ago; the earth is
    • in the physical world today. For it would not have seemed at all important
    • world with all that today represents the achievements of civilization.
    • be said about the Thrones and so on. Today I wished to relate something
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    • way in the lecture to be given today.
    • We shall today make the
    • our Earth evolution which is played today by man. We have seen that
    • beings who today stand higher than man were then passing through their
    • who are today two stages higher than man, the Fire Spirits, went through
    • as we know it today is because it is interpenetrated by etheric body,
    • everyday people. The other kind descend too deeply into the body. They
    • move forward to a higher racial form. I cannot today speak about the
    • that surrounds us, so he who will one day inhabit Jupiter will feel
    • And now think of your school days and the principal discoveries that
    • to know more exactly, for today we have only learnt their kind of existence
    • even today in a strange manner, when certain human natures of specially
    • a part of their lower nature. There are such men. No human being, today,
    • phenomena. Many bad things in civilization which today seem natural
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    • mind of today as the utmost superstition, but who will play a significant
    • of today's lecture that at a by no means very distant time it will be
    • prevails today. A time of sheer undiluted materialism in science lies
    • today with physical science. And one day the learned will find themselves
    • geology, biology, astronomy, and so forth. The theories set up today
    • the spiritual-science world-conception speaks today. Such a phenomenon
    • experience which plays a role in man's life today — whether
    • as exists today. What is then the characteristic difference in comparison
    • sleeping in unconsciousness, did not exist formerly. When it was daytime
    • as he does today. He saw everything with vague outlines just as you
    • If that was the day condition,
    • a last relic of ancient clairvoyant sight. Man lived by day in a world
    • who were around him as we have the various objects around us today.
    • There was thus no sharp division between day and night, and what is
    • with whom man went about as today he goes about with his fellow-men,
    • single individuals between birth and death. Today a name is given to
    • from what it is today will not be able to understand the nature of these
    • today from documents and the most important documents are lost! Then
    • We can still distinguish today the cities built on this type from those
    • of today. Humanity has now descended to the point where not only manners
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    • the day with other human souls or egos.
    • cycle is quite a different being from what he is by day. His physical
    • This physical body which man bears today is actually his oldest part,
    • body went through a change, and the organs arose which we call today
    • today is only one form of many. On the Moon, on the Sun, on Saturn,
    • it today. On the Moon the physical human body had not yet assimilated
    • The physical body which today has assimilated the mineral kingdom was
    • body of the wear and tear which the day has given, which in a broad
    • Today we shall learn of
    • following: If a person, let us say, has told a lie during the day, its
    • its influences into him today when he sleeps. But there are not merely
    • today to know of beings which are just as real as the things which we
    • what it had been earlier. Today the physical part of the head and the
    • Atlantean age and today they coincide. Thereby man is able to say “I”
    • back is taken. There are people today who have a much looser etheric
    • one day understood, then men will understand that everything our age
    • with spiritual principles. Some day men will understand how to build
    • today's lecture. Then the Festival, which as we know is established
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    • receives in the night take the form of poetry in the day consciousness.
    • in a certain relation to man, and the main point for us today is this:
    • impressions of the day. What in a comprehensive sense we call man's
    • the day. In the morning the inner soul nature emerges from this spirituality
    • Now the new-born day is springing.
    • day consciousness and become memories — memories of astral experiences,
    • day condition to what whirs through it the whole night. To be unmusical
    • experiences their deeds in the sphere harmonies and in the life of day
    • to it and when they are brought through into the day consciousness they
    • one today speaking broadly calls naturalism, where man merely imitates
    • today, copying only what is outside, is a proof that men in our time
    • back with it into the life of day. And then men scoff at idealistic,
    • We have seen today in the field of the arts that there man accomplishes
    • can flash up, artistically conceived. Today we have not got it. But
    • today. Let us bring such thoughts with us when we are together for the
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    • the present day who are enticed by the Ahrimanic trend of
    • For those souls who come to Anthroposophy to-day, that
    • from the beginning of the 15th century until our day is
    • that the cosmos to-day is engaged in this battle of
    • everywhere to-day is spiritual nourishment for the
    • to-day. Undetermined fear of life. Materialism holds good
    • materialism to-day it will be demonstrated that the
    • heretic. To-day we have to say: “In the sense in
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    • you who are able to be here today I wish to give a kind of
    • time. What I shall say today will serve to illustrate and
    • the intellect is with us today, we can certainly gain a
    • study history nowadays generally project what they are
    • is how they are generally thought of today). The whole way
    • today.
    • Today, when man
    • feeling with which we today would say ‘I
    • Today, no doubt,
    • longer exists in the humanity of today, which is rather
    • which we speak when we say: In the three days after death
    • today.
    • concepts as the men of today. When the men of today are
    • Today one reads
    • driest thoughts. But it is the readers of today who are
    • today thinks on philosophic questions or questions of
    • A man of today can think the greatest nonsense — he
    • environment of the earth. Today, such things as could still
    • some days after death. And when the one had ceased to
    • Nowadays it is easy work to think, for men have grown
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    • Today I shall
    • science and every-day life, are generally applied in a
    • Today we will
    • conscious, during the first few days, of all the
    • see it in the first days after death. But what he would
    • after a few days, man enters into that backward course of
    • contrast-of-light so great as it is to-day, in the realm of
    • But today, when
    • the Initiate. For today as we look upward we behold the
    • see, how there lives again today in living mirror-images of
    • today. What he says to you out of the commonly accepted
    • really. We see many a human being of today as though he
    • occultists. To many a man of today, when he utters some
    • of Ahriman are working today in a more than usually evil
    • to bear upon the human beings of today. This Ahrimanic
    • past to the extent they do today. Indeed we have
    • opportunities on all hands today, to acquaint ourselves
    • learn to know the Ahrimanism in the world today, for it is
    • day in Anthroposophy.
    • that is coming forth in Anthroposophy today, with some
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    • as we say nowadays, — and the stars too circle around
    • grows ever a little later. Day after day it arrives a
    • little later at the place where it was on the previous day
    • length a day. Thus at length the time approaches when we
    • day.
    • his 72nd year. He always celebrates his birthday on the 1st
    • of March, for the sun says: His birthday is on the 1st of
    • earth. But when he has lived for 72 years, a full day has
    • life. At his birthday now he is beyond the 1st of March.
    • human being has lost a cosmic day, for it takes just 72
    • years, because in this time the sun remains a day behind.
    • is indeed a limited life men lead today, compared to what
    • the world today, and of whom — looking at their
    • all the domains of life. Souls are there today, seeking the
    • (I am speaking in an introductory way today, hinting at
    • interwoven, and that works itself out karmically today,
    • direction I wanted to begin today.
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    • Today I would
    • wish to say today will take its start from the fact that
    • the individuals within it. What I shall say today must of
    • so. Much of what I shall characterise today lies not in the
    • full everyday consciousness of the personality, but, like
    • Christians to this day. Thus only a certain number of the
    • present-day civilisation would be considered as
    • in the present-day sense of the word — people who are
    • today — no matter whether there are still other,
    • what now I have to say today most definitely with what we
    • truths was always as negative as it is today. In the first
    • but it was there. And if Anthroposophy is seen today it is
    • souls are carrying today, especially within their will, we
    • Spiritual what is experienced nowadays only in unspiritual
    • will continue from this point next Friday.
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    • men were very different from what they are today. When the
    • man of today awakens from sleep, he slips down into his
    • really lasts the whole day long. Be that as it may, the
    • which we have in our waking life today.
    • consider the moment of falling asleep nowadays, the
    • day, experienced the world differently from the man of the
    • day when the sun was shining less brightly (not at the
    • today, when a slight mist hangs over the meadow (which
    • died, the experience he had in the first days after passing
    • laid aside the etheric body a few days after passing
    • first Christian centuries could preach, people today, where
    • souls such as I have described today, — what kind of
    • until this day. Yet even in the symbol it was not
    • understood, nor is it understood today. This was the second
    • lecture, the day after tomorrow, we will continue to speak
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    • humanity. Today we have a third thing to add. We must first
    • We today, when we
    • a manner of which the people of today can have no
    • Mankind today has
    • this day. Thither there had come above all a ray of the
    • being of today who reads the literature of that time, it
    • And then, one day
    • in the last few days. It is a large circle of human beings,
    • Anthroposophy today has been prepared for through these
    • present-day dogmatic standpoint of Theology, but from the
    • And today, those
    • world — today again they are working together. The
    • are being cherished today, not upon earth but as between
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    • as is customary today, but in the depths, this dominion of
    • Today we will
    • We today, who live in an Age of Michael, have every reason
    • — as we do today, was impossible for the men of
    • ‘clever’ in the sense of cleverness today.
    • Today we call a man clever who is able to produce thoughts
    • that the Thoughts came with it. Today we think and ponder
    • misunderstood today, by its supporters no less than by its
    • crisis from the beginning of the 15th century until our day
    • Age of Michael. Those who come today with the inner urge to
    • already here at this day according to their karma, to pay
    • able to receive Anthroposophy today with true and deep
    • need today is to look with active participation and to
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    • explanations to what I set forth last Monday. I told you of
    • Monday I told you a little of the content of the teaching
    • Today we will
    • not so today.” But they did not say this. They simply
    • super-sensible School of which I spoke last Monday. It was
    • exists, to this day (when a far deeper insight ought
    • that estate in which he finds himself today.
    • traditions — frequently even to this day. Thus upon
    • which I spoke last Monday. It was as follows: Now that the
    • Ahriman. On Monday last I characterised this great
    • all that is of Ahriman. And this, as I said last Monday, is
    • great super-sensible School of which I spoke last Monday. We
    • really seen how the souls who today, out of their
    • Society. We heard last Monday, how this call will continue
    • friends, I will speak again next Sunday.
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    • feeling of the battle I described the day before yesterday,
    • human beings today would be quite different if such things
    • decisions. Thus the standing side-by-side today of
    • who today receive Anthroposophy with inner force of soul,
    • present-day life. For the things that take place in this
    • more deeply into the world today, one can perpetually
    • all that is being thought today within a single day by all
    • you another task. Imagine in your thought (today is Sunday,
    • But today, as you look over the world, everywhere the waves
    • atmosphere today.
    • today by those who would fain observe realities.
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    • the men of today who turn to that spiritual life which
    • being of today is what the connections of outer life
    • characterised this intellectualism yesterday when I spoke
    • man of today is subject to the influences of these two
    • is one to become a doctor today, unless he is willing to
    • lives day by day, from morning until evening. And out of
    • this yesterday). Here am I living with human beings who
    • Today we are side by side — indeed we are often
    • number of human beings today have the inner impulse to
    • down into the Physical. I described it yesterday as
    • basis of their nationality, out of the Physical. Today we
    • spirituality. Those who were materialists today will in the
    • plan. For how will the materialists of today let anything
    • materialism today, that the Spirit truly is, and proves
    • keep a man of today from being exposed to intellectual
    • botany or anatomy today, simply would not do. The
    • today about the cleverness of the people we shall meet! We
    • Friday's lecture I shall have to speak of such phenomena in
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    • today, in our last lecture before my departure which will
    • take me away for the rest of August, today I would like to
    • today's lecture we will to some extent round off the
    • Today we have to put it differently, but for that time one
    • heretic. Today we have to study the matter in its reality.
    • Moors in Spain. For we today must not only be tolerant of
    • with the main subject of which we wish to speak today.
    • very many more spots than it has today. The Sun is growing
    • Eternal. And this is the decisive question today. Now that
    • of present-day humanity. In the following lives on earth
    • world of today they are complete strangers to one another?
    • things which the men of today receive in the forms of
    • one is not to be engulfed today in all those things that I
    • position of mankind today, towards the things that must
    • karmic relationships. Yet the world today is such that even
    • today, will be called again at the end of the 20th century,
    • in the first days of September. For the intervening time I
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    • days seems to me to be especially important in view of the
    • taught in a quite different way than is the case today.
    • way than is the case today by the most learned faithful in
    • today's books and observe what interests contemporary
    • one which is necessary for the following days. Let us
    • don't underestimate this philosophy, but today we
    • today, but without being conversant with the principles of
    • is in complete agreement with all I have said today.
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    • awakening which the personalities on a certain day,
    • dream-filled sleep, in which one carries out the everyday
    • the previous days, as though lost in dreams. Now, however,
    • day. One can only bring one's self to speak of these
    • does one read when he opens his soul to it? Yesterday I
    • someday be better understood scientifically, for certain
    • teachings which are prevalent today but incoherent,
    • human souls, the previous days emerged in the
    • subconscious. Especially the ten days between the so-called
    • emerged day by day. They had experienced it, but it only
    • Christ during those forty days and couldn't
    • which perhaps much of what can be perceived today only by
    • even though it seems so improbable to the people of today.
    • obligation exists to speak of these things today as a kind
    • not at all say that I am able today to say precisely what
    • often called Theosophy today has come to may be judged by
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    • said yesterday that the personalities who we usually
    • consciousness, as I indicated yesterday. That is what
    • sufficient today to say that he was gradually led deeper
    • days of their initiation? What did they experience when
    • without recognizing its significance. Perhaps one day
    • son, today I have begotten him.” [Luke, 3, 22] And it
    • following days we will speak of the Being who descended
    • the temple and in three days rebuild it? The Christ-Being
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    • for me when I speak about the Fifth Gospel today. We
    • ago would no longer do so. One day – and it was
    • insignia, something that in many of today's orders
    • ownership. A very strict rule for our present day mentality
    • evolution today. In this meaningful spiritual conversation
    • of Nazareth and John the Baptist conversed often. One day
    • be told – One day when Jesus of Nazareth was talking
    • One day
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    • Yesterday we looked at Jesus of Nazareth's
    • time we considered yesterday. What must have lived in Jesus
    • twenty-nine years old, and which I described yesterday?
    • impossible to announce today. The words would blow away in
    • worthless today.
    • recited yesterday, and he recited them to his mother:
    • there today who would understand. Nowadays it would be
    • today it is impossible to make all that understood. Then he
    • fact he did walk around the house dream-like for days on
    • him from the time before his thirtieth birthday, when he
    • bread into a request: “Give us this day our daily
    • lacking in today's educated milieu and, what is
    • today about the spirit, but have no idea of the spirit even
    • are greatly respected nowadays. It is difficult today to be
    • a point today when the truth about the spirit is in
    • people think today. Therefore this thinking must be changed
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    • was attainable, although only by initiates. Today, only knowledge of the
    • days hence, on February 2, 1910, it was narrowed down to the decade
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    • today, who seek nothing more than historical facts in this book. Modern
    • Today, when our sight is directed only to the physical world, faith
    • today as their inner soul life, their thoughts, their feelings, will
    • day form a kind of degenerate humanity. At the present time we can more
    • or less hide the good or evil within us. A day will come when we can
    • boulders or animals today, in the future we will encounter beings of
    • formed that will constitute the connecting link between present-day
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    • today, who seek nothing more than historical facts in this book. Modern
    • Today, when our sight is directed only to the physical world, faith
    • today as their inner soul life, their thoughts, their feelings, will
    • day form a kind of degenerate humanity. At the present time we can more
    • or less hide the good or evil within us. A day will come when we can
    • boulders or animals today, in the future we will encounter beings of
    • formed that will constitute the connecting link between present-day
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    • is expressed in the names of the seven days of the week: Saturday, Saturn;
    • Sunday, the Sun; Monday, the Moon; Tuesday, Mardi, Mars; Wednesday,
    • Mercredi, Mercury; Thursday, Jeudi, Jupiter; Friday, Vendredi, Venus.
    • time always the same as today's? Important things have changed. If we
    • body. Back then time had to he determined differently than today. Day
    • earth were the same as it is today at the north pole, half a year day
    • calculated by occult wisdom, just as today one calculates time according
    • pralaya, a cosmic night, and manvantara, a cosmic day, just
    • as we alternately pass through day and night. The planet passes through
    • moved through the cosmic days and nights according to the heavenly clock.
    • clear day-consciousness. In pre-Lemurian times the human being had a
    • today. Then they acquired day consciousness. Human beings will take
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    • EIGHT DAYS AGO WE BEGAN WITH
    • book. Today, we again seek to find the meaning of this book.
    • lasted three and a half days, a state like the one we enter when we
    • astral light, not the darkness, nothing of what today's human being
    • initiation. This part of the body will one day be made invulnerable
    • such as exists today. At that time we were in a state wherein we could not
    • bodies ever more perfect, bodies having a perfection that we today with our
    • and death. Then a certain revolution enters in. Today, human beings
    • full of eyes within and without and had no peace day or night. There
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    • A DAY OF REMEMBRANCE SUCH
    • as we have today
    • different from a day of remembrance for others, for those departed human
    • beings who were firmly anchored in our materialistic culture. Such a day
    • for us is also a day of gathering together; for what would the teachings
    • especially enliven on this day. We want to be filled with a feeling
    • are facts. Feelings are living forces. If we today unite all our thoughts
    • and receptive. It is true that all the love and devotion that today
    • century will one day be described as the materialistic century in the
    • around in the world today fade away. For, among many other things, the
    • Lotus Day, a day of remembrance for souls who have struggled free from
    • like a lotus flower, is the first day of this kind that we are not
    • on the other days of the year as we send out our thoughts as rays of light,
    • to her it will not profane this day.
    • is accomplished today for this upward movement is a preparation for all
    • that is still today closed to humankind. The book with the seven seals
    • for example, the sounds of the “Good Friday Spell” from
    • Friday” just as little as a mathematician describes Pythagorian
    • Day of remembrance of Helena
    • of the word has little in common with the word's use today.
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    • here. What is found today on a higher plane will appear in the future
    • of your own physical world in the near future. The present, today, in
    • see today the future state of humankind on the astral plane. Initiation
    • present-day state is mere child's play. One might ask how will it be in
    • the future with souls of the present day? Must they be condemned to
    • will raise myself above what I am capable of giving today to something
    • today. Those who do not strive to go beyond the present-day configuration,
    • present day evolution is described in the seven letters. We think of
    • territory is one where human beings, particularly today, work to perfect
    • somewhat higher than today's highest animals. From that time onward
    • (I know thy works and where thou dwellest, even where Satan\'s seat is: and thou holdest fast my name, and hast not denied my faith, even in those dayRev. 2:13)
    • today on the astral plane is nothing other than the formation of the
    • of the lotus blossoms or wheels. What the human being can develop today
    • today are still astral? Through what we achieve today in terms of the
    • true, the beautiful, and the good. Work and deeds of today form the
    • eyes could be created, and from your deeds in the present day, your
    • Today you have eyes that were nonexistent in the past but you did this
    • initiates today.
    • body for three and one-half days while the physical body lay there as
    • describes to us what a present-day initiate experiences. He describes
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    • What we teach today as Theosophy will not change in its essence but
    • human being consists of these four members. During the day they are
    • are in the spiritual world. During the night the present-day human being
    • present day are asleep what they experience during the day does not
    • working at night. When a normal person of the present day falls asleep
    • in the evening, day life is as if extinguished. With students of initiation
    • impressions of the day. Only the prescriptions from the occult school
    • provide something that drowns out the impressions from everyday life.
    • so to speak, they had to spend some time, usually three and a half days,
    • three and a half days the student was an initiate who could tell others
    • present-day culture we can see in the physical world. But what will
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    • research of our day knows only the last faint echoes. Then we go further
    • who are present today lived there, but they were equipped with other
    • Atlanteans did not see external objects as we do today, with sharply
    • But they did not have any of what we today call counting and computation,
    • abilities that our present-day culture has created; for example, they did
    • What our present-day scholars and natural scientists represent, we can
    • centers at that time. Our present-day mystery and occult schools work
    • the physical earth and beyond to spiritual realities. Present-day science
    • sun initiate to a colony near present-day Ireland; later they were led
    • already then closest to our present-day consciousness. Furthermore,
    • for present-day culture. This was necessary for the future.
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    • way: only the groups were sharply distinguished. The clairvoyant today
    • fish in the ocean today that can barely be distinguished from the rest
    • the various human beings, borrowing, as it were, present-day images,
    • four animals are today. One who sees the evolution of humankind today
    • the egotism conjured forth by humanity today as the I is and will always
    • of all against all will be something much worse than war of the present-day
    • for present-day consciousness to understand.
    • magicians. As we today use the powers asleep in coal, so the Atlantean
    • Atlantean water catastrophe. Today, those who know the secret of the
    • of seed forces is not permitted today even to serve white magic. On
    • Today these things are
    • not so obvious. Today the feeling for one's self, the overwhelming egohood
    • bodies. These souls will one day see the strife that will reign among
    • prepared today through the setting aside of a small group that will
    • For those souls incarnated again today it means that they are theoretical
    • the soul that they no longer believe in today.
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    • (Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten dayRev. 2:10)
    • by a life in the spiritual world. One day this ring of reincarnations
    • soul seen since then in other incarnations! Today we perceive in a way
    • Today only black magicians
    • physical body is being preserved until the day when the Maitreya Buddha
    • days.
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    • schematically how what began in the Greco-Latin age still lives today,
    • we experience again today — but we experience it as
    • it finds today nothing but a dead corpse-like existence in the sensible
    • people who have understood the call of the master today will be carried
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    • world. That is what we today must clearly feel as the first epoch of
    • of today. In these ancient times the human being was not yet altogether
    • external as opposed to their inner life. Today we distinguish our inner
    • world became increasingly perceptible to them during the day.
    • soul even though his physical body was not as dense as bodies are today.
    • than we are today.
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    • side of yesterday's observations. The first four post-Atlantean
    • many people present today carrying something like a copy of the various
    • the I must carry the question in itself. Every soul today that passively
    • what is going on in the physical world around it. Today the soul must
    • The soul today must ask questions as Parzival had to ask about the secrets
    • Therefore, today spiritual
    • stimulated today by external science to question, to ask, and to seek
    • today has been researched directly in higher worlds with spiritual eyes
    • instructions. Today wisdom is proclaimed through the Rosicrucian approach
    • Today this wisdom can
    • inspires them. Today only those people who feel that Theosophy speaks
    • Humankind is called today
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    • we are today. Atlanteans did not see the sun at all the way it is seen
    • today; it was seen as the mighty ring of the sun. Because the air was
    • in the astral body today in terms of desires and passions has come to
    • animals, horses for example, we still find today as a peculiarity the
    • of animals. Zoology will one day understand how these sixteen groups
    • of his I. There are forces again working outward in human beings today.
    • body can also be molded and transformed. Today we have our karma within
    • in human beings externally. Today it is still possible to be a rogue
    • being. What is taken in today will be sealed into souls. After the seventh
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    • What confronts us today as nature is the achievement of the gods. In
    • 12:6 And the woman fled into the wilderness, where she hath a place prepared of God, that they should feed her there a thousand two hundred and threescore days. \
    • 12:10 And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ: for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, which accused them before our God day and night. \
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    • in opposition to our evolution today. It is ruled by the spirit Mammon,
    • 12:6 And the woman fled into the wilderness, where she hath a place prepared of God, that they should feed her there a thousand two hundred and threescore days. \
    • 12:10 And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and the power of his Christ: for the accuser of our brethren is cast down, which accused them before our God day and night. \
    • became the present-day earth. Now, when actual earth conditions prevail,
    • 18:8 Therefore shall her plagues come in one day, death, and mourning, and famine; and she shall be utterly burned with fire: for strong is the Lord God who judgeth her. \
    • Human beings today are
    • Today they are masters of lifeless nature. Even though Raphael's
    • of art during the evolution of the earth will one day resurrect in a
    • different form. The crystals we see today were once forms worked out
    • similar to how we create and form artistically today. What the spirits
    • once achieved in infinite ages of time now grows out of the earth; today
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    • Today we would still like to point out some particularly important things.
    • head and the physical head did not then coincide, whereas today the
    • hydrocephalic today, as part of an atavistic inheritance. The physical
    • Today the conscious
    • the exertion of energy required to penetrate such riddles. What today
    • of wisdom in the next age. What is exoteric culture today was mystery
    • to his disciples, we would be able to hear what is spoken to us today.
    • The three and a half days
    • required for initiation in ancient times were lost days in the initiates'
    • and a half days. Therefore, the I could not work on the transformation
    • world for three and a half days. Hence, we read, “For three days
    • powerful. One day the human being will create the human being's
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    • life. Today, because I want to call your attention to a particular kind of
    • ordinary day consciousness of those who underwent this torture was
    • the cosmos. It is today not yet possible to show in all detail how the human
    • higher stage of morality. For today, this mystery of the in-drawing of the
    • body for a few days; then we have to give it back to the cosmos. In the
    • see how, in all that is material, live impulses to error. Today Man is called
    • shadow of the event I have described today, the event which left
    • was a moment in evolution when what we today call magnetic and electric
    • beginning of all the discoveries that rule the earth today by means of the
    • or received implanted into it, the forces that go through the wire today in
    • the influence of the inspirations of which I have been speaking to you today,
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    • life. Today, because I want to call your attention to a particular kind of
    • ordinary day consciousness of those who underwent this torture was
    • the cosmos. It is today not yet possible to show in all detail how the human
    • higher stage of morality. For today, this mystery of the in-drawing of the
    • body for a few days; then we have to give it back to the cosmos. In the
    • see how, in all that is material, live impulses to error. Today Man is called
    • shadow of the event I have described today, the event which left
    • was a moment in evolution when what we today call magnetic and electric
    • beginning of all the discoveries that rule the earth today by means of the
    • or received implanted into it, the forces that go through the wire today in
    • the influence of the inspirations of which I have been speaking to you today,
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    • of these few days will be in a certain respect something alien to us,
    • what he appears to be in everyday life, whether it be oneself or
    • observation can know concerning man, there is to-day a very great
    • to-day, that it seems to us to be at the present time a relatively
    • one day become a brain. In that case, it would be in a position to
    • to-day; or secondly, we may consider that it has not at all the
    • to-day is our spinal cord has not within itself, as a matter
    • that one day his spinal cord, which now has the form of a slender
    • day-consciousness. In this consciousness we accumulate, through the
    • mingles in human life as it is to-day, between the wide-awake life of
    • day and the unconscious life of sleep, the picture-life of dreams.
    • of day, which lays full claim to the instrument of our brain, and the
    • wide-awake life of day, but make this movement of necessity, even so
    • wide-awake life of day, and see something of what goes on
    • therefore, that just as in the wakeful life of day those human
    • wide-awake life of day, its appearance for us is that which it has
    • something there, within, when the wakeful life of day is blotted out.
    • of the life of day, we should have an ancient mysterious spinal cord,
    • instrument of our wide-awake life of day, is a mysterious organ which
    • and that this mysterious organ is active to-day only when the new
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    • duality of the human being — only hastily yesterday, to be
    • the connection between the life which we call our waking life of day,
    • other hand the waking day life, which is endowed with the capacity to
    • To-day we shall first
    • be found outside the region we had in mind yesterday. Even the most
    • yesterday.
    • the apparatus of nutrition as we may call it in everyday speech, are
    • “valves” to-day, but shall rather call attention, quite
    • sure, a significant difference between what we spoke of yesterday as
    • the blood-system, that is, to what we have to-day considered in a
    • man — and I said yesterday that in occultism our task is not as
    • year just as in our sixth year, yesterday just as to-day. It is the
    • yesterday it contained still another, and to-day its content is again
    • external observations we have to-day succeeded in disconnecting the
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    • to-day's, are intended to orient us in a general way in regard
    • upon one matter, at the close of yesterday's lecture. I there
    • waking day consciousness, we have a normal connection between the
    • We said yesterday and
    • repeat to-day for the sake of clarity, that the human being is in
    • ourselves of this if we set aside what the mystics of the present day
    • the process described yesterday the connection between the nerve and
    • Yesterday I called
    • rhythm in this respect. He takes his breakfast, his midday meal, and
    • one's student days but also at other times, if certain
    • present disregard the fact that the astronomy of our day reckons both
    • discussion in to-day's lecture, that it is mostly a blessing
    • successors in those olden days when it was customary to coin an inner
    • progress we men of to-day have made!” by which is often also
    • to-day at least to indicate these facts, if no more; for this can
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    • discussion of yesterday, dealing primarily
    • “inner cosmic system” of man, will be continued to-day.
    • yesterday in connection with my reference to the spleen that there
    • objection gradually disappears of itself. I shall, however, to-day
    • everything discussed yesterday. If we really wish to ascend to the
    • knowledge gathered from all that belongs to present-day science,
    • our day.
    • Yesterday I
    • what was described yesterday is the merest trifle. Far more important
    • to convey to our minds the answer which we shall give to-day
    • external, the sensible, behind that veil, of which I spoke yesterday,
    • which you then worked over, and which you draw up to-day out of the
    • depths of your soul, and to-day there comes to you the memory, it may
    • this we conclude to-day's lecture, and to-morrow we will
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    • will be my task to-day, before we continue our
    • ventured in yesterday's lecture that, when it becomes ill or in
    • You will see that, without such concepts as we are developing to-day,
    • in detail what it is that pertains to it, but to-day we shall
    • your attention yesterday to the fact that the outer life and the
    • together yesterday's and to-day's discussions, you will
    • the close of yesterday's lecture. From this point we will
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    • important consideration, since external science to-day takes little
    • notice of it. To-day we are dealing with blood as the expression of
    • conception, namely, that what to-day appears before us as the bony
    • on to-day in the individual human life. If we see, then, in the
    • at the ultimate stage in its evolution so far as man of to-day is
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    • Yesterday, moreover, we attempted to arrive at an approximate
    • will be well for us to-day to proceed for a short while from another
    • depends upon present-day customary science. On the other hand, anyone
    • to-day.
    • present-day findings, for what may be learned in the sphere of
    • nowadays, to the great injury of humanity. We know, at the same time,
    • day.
    • as I have to-day explained it. It will not do simply to say:
    • organism, as we have it to-day, is such that all these processes
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    • will be my task to-day to blend into a sort of
    • last few days regarding “occult physiology,” in which the
    • from the most common and everyday side, the reciprocal relationship
    • here you have, according to our present-day physics, the physical
    • lymph-channels, there is formed for the present-day human being a dim
    • consciousness which is outshone by the clear day-consciousness of the
    • as this to-day.
    • We stated yesterday
    • acts. I indicated yesterday that when, by reason of this excessive
    • systematically, this picture that we have formed will one day, quite
    • themselves will one day confirm all this for mankind!
    • I explained yesterday as the physical effects of the inner processes
    • were, is what I designated yesterday as the physical effect of the
    • feel there that the actions which, in yesterday's lecture, we
    • the outer sheath of the human being as it appears to-day, as the
    • and which is itself to-day in a descending process of evolution.
    • to-day inside the organism and in a descending evolution, just as the
    • final unfolding into a skin-and-sense-system as we have it to-day,
    • world as it is to-day; for there are not present in our external
    • being of to-day, but to remain with its perceptions more enclosed in
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
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    • III The Seven Days of Creation
    • VII The First and Second Days of Creation.
    • VIII Stages of Human Development up to the Sixth Day
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • in six or seven days. When the man of today calls to life in his
    • Genesis account points us back. Today there is practically no way of
    • may not perhaps have the same effect today, at one time it did work
    • which may be compared with what the seer can still see today when he
    • today.
    • Today you will have in mind, at least
    • that what we today call solid is able to form.
    • today call matter — to begin to condense. If we fix this moment
    • ideas which we use today to describe processes in the external
    • resemble what we understand today as creation. We do not thus get
    • should clearly understand that in those days there was a lively
    • stages of evolution was man present as the being he is today, the
    • skill, were to co-operate today. Each of them can do something, and
    • words. Then let us forget all that a man of today can think and feel
    • the earth. Bearing in mind all that I have told you today, try to put
    • our souls in the next few days as the true meaning of those
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • the next few days without the deepest sense of awe and of the
    • to refer to the character of this language; today, however, let us
    • Bible, after the words which yesterday I at least tried to put before
    • yesterday that what we call solidity, the state which offers a
    • when there happened what we were describing yesterday, when the
    • days of creation unless we bear these details in mind. If we do so,
    • nature a certain cleavage. When we speak of man today, we do not
    • associations which it would have carried with it in those days. If
    • activity of brooding conveys today is not what is meant. What is
    • know that at that time there was no separation of what we today call
    • is today. Let us ask ourselves how man has become what he is —
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • days” of creation is a reawakening of previous
    • these six or seven “days?” It will be clearer if we put
    • organs of sense such as we have today have followed what we are told
    • took place during the six days of creation? No, they could not. For
    • and are familiar to us. In all our descriptions of the six days' work
    • today, for Saturn had nothing in it either of liquid or of solid;
    • same laws which obtain today in the solid mineral kingdom. So that
    • mineral of today, but a state of inweaving warmth governed by mineral
    • today has become sun and earth was then a common body, a
    • elements of warmth and air as rule in the plant kingdom today, those
    • Where today should we
    • the air-warmth-light sphere of the Sun? With the senses of today we
    • — that is to say, physically to the density of air. Today they
    • time actually existed in the physical mode can only be found today by
    • know as the group-souls of the plants. Today they can only be found
    • poverty-stricken, abstract thinking of today, plant species are just
    • still be found today, though only in spiritual realms. Let us hold
    • cover our earth today with foliage and blossom, with trees and
    • than the plants today can do so. Man was himself living a plant
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • recapitulation of those earlier stages of evolution which today can
    • him to what I said two days ago — that I could myself raise all
    • the scientific objections against the things said here today or at
    • day to deal with many of the objections raised. I shall probably
    • direction, as I described to you yesterday. A force enters into the
    • correctly. Even when one takes into account all that can today be
    • downward on the second “day” of creation. Thus, in the
    • see that of the sound-ether, and the second “day” of
    • apparent contradiction between today's exposition and that of
    • yesterday will soon be explained. The recapitulation takes place in
    • described yesterday.
    • life-ether. After the second “day” of creation something
    • account of the third “day” of creation. It tells us how
    • herb — as I said yesterday, in the mode of species —
    • day.
    • consonance to which I called attention yesterday, when what we can
    • three “days” of creation, we see as regards the finer
    • evening and the morning were the first day. And further: And
    • God called the light Day. This is a real stumbling-block for the
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • yesterday that the word yom does not indicate the abstract period of
    • time which is what the word “day” means now, but refers to the
    • alongside the new and continues to work within it. And so even today
    • Of course, anyone who supports this theory today must
    • its significance are today wholly unprepared for it. Modern physics,
    • there is today no proper basis for such a discussion. The fundamental
    • world. The concept of matter which is put forward today is simply a
    • We said yesterday
    • yom, day, we have to see a Being of the rank of the Archai,
    • represented by yom, day, so out of the darkness come Beings
    • we can see from an illustration borrowed from everyday life. The
    • you will doubt that the physical daylight which we see nowadays is
    • continual using up of our physical bodies during day life. That is a
    • waking life of day we are connected with the destructive forces of
    • our physical bodies which goes on during the waking life of day could
    • destructive process takes place in the daytime under the influence of
    • Elohim employ not only the Beings designated by yom, day, but they
    • And God called the light Day (yom), and the darkness
    • And to this day it is they who are active in us during sleep, when they
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • of spiritual Beings. To include what we today call our physical body,
    • that on the third “day” of creation a cosmic meditation
    • within it, the very spirits whom we have been speaking of for days as
    • existence of atoms, as envisaged today, to be real. So long as atoms
    • physics within his sphere. For who today doubts that the same forces
    • day” of creation with the appearance of man, if we pass
    • from everyday life, to help us to form some idea of this. Take the
    • has gone so far that today we have Rainbow Bibles, with what is said
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • associated with it today — for instance, we must apply it to
    • that the kind of consciousness, the kind of soul-life we have today,
    • picture-consciousness, has been superseded by the present-day
    • our earth-consciousness, into what today gives us consciousness of
    • present-day consciousness. Consciousness on the Moon was not like
    • directly as objects, but as images, just as today dreams often unfold
    • today call our environment, what we perceive in the vegetable, the
    • similar to what there is in the soul today when the power of seership
    • earthly consciousness; and the same thing applies today in the early
    • astral and felt his own development as an external world. Today it
    • the Elohim. He perceived the activity of the Elohim somewhat as today
    • between Moon and earth, as there is today. We have to think of the
    • as man has on earth today was withheld from him until the time of
    • the Moon such a consciousness as man has today on the earth. It was
    • of repeating something. Thus to produce what we know today as human,
    • “good” was not made as it is today. The Hebrew language
    • that something inward is externally manifest. Today when we use the
    • but saw it not. Just as today one swims in water and moves forward in
    • second “day” of creation that the Elohim perceived the
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • man, and that as yet nothing of what surrounds us today in animal,
    • that everything which today we seek to learn through spiritual
    • fired from a pistol on the sixth day. Yet we know that the human
    • human being is to be found in the days before the sixth. If the earth
    • time, we should expect to find him long before the sixth day. How is
    • We shall not discover man in the earlier “days” of
    • think of the physical, earthly man of today much in the same way as
    • Elohim on the sixth day of creation, just as water freezes into ice.
    • Thus progress up to the sixth day consisted in a condensation of the
    • days” we must not expect to find man in the region of
    • that on the first day there were present the inner mobile energy and
    • the outwardly manifest, we should not on that first day expect to
    • Today I want to
    • today we have to look upon as something inward. That is what is being
    • prepared on the first day of creation up to the point where it says:
    • described as the first “day” of creation. Thus in the
    • same way as today we see clouds in the airy atmosphere; and this is
    • advance. On the second “day” of creation we have in the
    • day” we have to think of man as advancing to the stage
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • yesterday's lecture that men were still psycho-spiritual beings at
    • what later became racial differentiation. It is still possible today
    • days” of creation have been described, there comes what
    • between rain and rain-free air which we have today did not exist in
    • time assumed liquid form. Much which today is solid at that time
    • as the third “day” of creation we must not think that the
    • forms of individual plants, as we know them today, sprouted from the
    • day” as the creation of the plants would not have been
    • into a condition somewhat resembling what we know today. The etheric
    • than the time indicated in the account of the third “day
    • plants of today cannot be ascribed to a very early period.
    • days of creation, after the completion of what took place during
    • Lemuria, still none of the plants we know today sprouted forth from
    • days, you find it mentioned that there were still no herbs, no
    • fact it was after the “days” of creation. The words
    • only came about after the “days” of creation.
    • description of the second “day.” And when one follows it
    • souls. So it is the second “day” of creation which
    • of man have we to look for it today? Of course it does not exist
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    • spiritual beings, in this detailed study of the seven days of creation
    • all that has been said in the last few days,
    • and especially from what was said yesterday, you will have gathered
    • days” of creation. We pointed that out yesterday. We
    • day,” he could only have become a being resembling
    • who descended into earthly matter on the fifth “day
    • became living creatures — became what we today call living
    • descend until later. And even on the sixth “day” it was
    • the first part of the sixth “day,” for if he had
    • closer idea of what man was like on the sixth “day.” He
    • was not yet as he is today. The physical body which we find in man
    • today only came later with the inbreathing by Jahve of the breath
    • often said about the character and nature of the man of today. It is
    • male and female, came about relatively late, after the “days”
    • arose on the sixth “day” as the common purpose of the Elohim.
    • denser than is the case today. A differentiation between physical and
    • male and female in the sense of today; the Elohim-man was at the same
    • today, but to the undifferentiated man, the male-female man.
    • is read today. There were no vowels at all, and the text was in such
    • into what he has become today. That had to be preceded by the
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    • have been asked to speak to-day on the subject: Paths leading to
    • lecture some of the more important things explained yesterday.
    • the human being. In the public lecture which I gave yesterday I
    • has to say, cannot, as it were, be transmitted day by day in the form
    • nevertheless this view is valid to-day.
    • will be able to see what is the intention of Anthroposophy to-day
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    • lecture some of the more important things explained yesterday.
    • the human being. In the public lecture which I gave yesterday I
    • has to say, cannot, as it were, be transmitted day by day in the form
    • nevertheless this view is valid to-day.
    • will be able to see what is the intention of Anthroposophy to-day
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    • scientist of our day, who is not in the least inclined to submit
    • meditation, depends upon the starting point in ordinary, everyday
    • normal for everyday life and also for ordinary science. Only from
    • of the spiritual world as distorted or, as we shall see today, in
    • everyday consciousness. In ordinary consciousness, losing
    • consciousness occurs in relation to the areas of everyday life.
    • the day. The spiritual investigator who is in error cannot be
    • impairment of the ordinary behavior of soul in everyday life, is like
    • a penetration of sleep or of the dreams into the clear, everyday
    • consciousness, however, is like a penetration of ordinary, everyday
    • outer, everyday life and in ordinary science the content of truth,
    • training today.
    • ordinary, everyday fear — do not appear. One learns to know the
    • everyday consciousness. There can be conditions of fear, of anxiety,
    • phenomenalism. Just as the ordinary, everyday materialist wants to
    • spoken of today, it is unjustified to claim that only the spiritual
    • which is illuminated by the sun during the day. If we then make an
    • today about “repeated earthly lives” — when it
    • this way. Today anyone still trying to solve the problem of squaring
    • individuals today, those human beings who long to have their soul
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    • meditation, depends upon the starting point in ordinary, everyday
    • normal for everyday life and also for ordinary science. Only from
    • of the spiritual world as distorted or, as we shall see today, in
    • everyday consciousness. In ordinary consciousness, losing
    • consciousness occurs in relation to the areas of everyday life.
    • the day. The spiritual investigator who is in error cannot be
    • impairment of the ordinary behavior of soul in everyday life, is like
    • a penetration of sleep or of the dreams into the clear, everyday
    • consciousness, however, is like a penetration of ordinary, everyday
    • outer, everyday life and in ordinary science the content of truth,
    • training today.
    • ordinary, everyday fear — do not appear. One learns to know the
    • everyday consciousness. There can be conditions of fear, of anxiety,
    • phenomenalism. Just as the ordinary, everyday materialist wants to
    • spoken of today, it is unjustified to claim that only the spiritual
    • which is illuminated by the sun during the day. If we then make an
    • today about “repeated earthly lives” — when it
    • this way. Today anyone still trying to solve the problem of squaring
    • individuals today, those human beings who long to have their soul
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    • to add to what has resounded during the last few days out of the
    • human mind and soul which today we find separated as science, art and
    • minds were directly concerned with the practical affairs of everyday
    • kinship with her mother. No religious feeling in our own day has the
    • influence even brought out in human souls something of which today we
    • what we are hoping to achieve with today's feeble beginning ...
    • actions of everyday life. Then what we call profane life will became
    • incident which may throw light upon our aims, for day-to-day
    • In today's
    • specific form. Today it is possible to think of Anthroposophy or
    • — shown by all that is happening in the life of the mind today
    • however high may be the esteem in which it is held today, however
    • that what today is known as physical science is a withering
    • can look below the surface of the spiritual life of today these
    • few days we shall see more clearly how Persephone arouses in our
    • mankind to acquire knowledge in a way different from that of today.
    • today, untouched by forces of clairvoyance. It is a civilisation
    • there resounds to us today the secret thought: ‘If Europe is
    • have expressed this conviction today, it is because I agree with
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    •  ESTERDAY
    • thing. I said yesterday that Greek mythology draws attention to two
    • today has any inkling of, or will so much as guess at until Spiritual
    • from the earliest times right up to our own day; the old clairvoyant
    • doing today in human nature? In the opening chapters of a little book
    • at work today in the human being without his being able to give a
    • in such a way that the soul could see into spiritual worlds, today
    • task of making man clairvoyant, today they devote themselves to the
    • forces of the human soul. I said yesterday that Demeter is a figure
    • has changed since those ancient times. The human body of today, with
    • appeared very different from what it does today. It is very
    • today.
    • entirely the usual way of looking at things today, our own habits and
    • comment. That is where our laws come from today, and a man would
    • today would find such an idea grotesque.
    • yesterday. What is it that makes the denser human body fresh and
    • throughout life. Today, Demeter forces are not to be found in
    • doubt anyone with the usual education of today would regard
    • day. All the relationships and conditions of life were quite
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    • from another direction how Spiritual Science in our day is aspiring
    • Science today we shall have to recognise that many concepts and ideas
    • which obtain today have to be changed. Contemporary humanity is often
    • Let me begin today by
    • opposite of soul or spirit. Now what the man of today means by
    • to eliminate altogether what you mean today by the term
    • Greece. The contrast between nature and spirit which we today
    • Consequently what we today call a wonder, a miracle, did not bear its
    • today we should call it a miracle if we were to perceive an event in
    • learn to feel again that the spiritual is active in everyday events
    • nature, things which follow the laws accepted today by the physicist,
    • countless modern souls. People like Strader are very numerous today.
    • today there is a longing to reconcile the opposition between nature
    • The man of today no
    • to bring home to you in the following way. Today you look upwards to
    • all that is familiar in everyday life there stands before our eyes
    • everyday experience, we have only to see it in the right light. Let
    • outside in space is also within us. Today man does not yet recognise
    • indeed he probably regards that as a fantastic daydream. The ancient
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    • have today. You will have realised this from the way I tried to show
    • embodiment. At that time these Angel Beings, who today take part in
    • they had got so far that today they stand one stage higher than
    • development of their own. Just as man today is at another stage than
    • leadership of mankind today as more highly developed Beings. What
    • our civilisation. Today under the guidance of the Angels who have
    • so can this happen in our own time. Even today we have to seek for
    • it could never condense to the physical in a body of flesh. Today
    • what is physical upon Earth is like a snail shell, which one day when
    • when it has reached the goal of its evolution. Just as today the
    • sphere, and will cast off as dross, as husk, what today constitutes
    • the name Dionysos was spoken. Hence what has been said today has been
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    • the end of yesterday's lecture I introduced the name of Dionysos, and
    • Pluto, Poseidon and Zeus himself. In view of what I said yesterday as
    • We said yesterday
    • I said yesterday that
    • scientist of today naturally it would seem utter nonsense for anyone
    • to say, ‘Take all the forces known today to the chemist, all
    • upon a time, exactly in the manner of today, a human soul, centred in
    • longer astonish you if you observe the ordinary man of today. At
    • speak of an intellectual ego, as we do today, but he was aware of
    • ego which was not yet the ego of today with its power of intellect,
    • key again today. We contemplate its profundities with reverence and
    • of today, who has his macrocosmic counterpart in the younger
    • in asking: ‘Is Dionysos the younger alive today?’ Yes,
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    • today was quite unknown to the ancient Greek. If we call to mind what
    • today. What lit up in the soul of the ancient Greek, what was
    • nature of things. For why is the world different today from what it
    • was yesterday? Why does anything become, why does not
    • everything remain as it was? It is because yesterday there was a
    • self-contradictory element in the state of things, and today's
    • new state has arisen through the realisation of yesterday's
    • today actually does not measure up at all to the inner being of man.
    • yesterday the impressive picture of how this came about—of how
    • permeated by an ego.’ What would happen to a man of today if,
    • to stand before a normal human consciousness of today ... the man
    • the man of today with fear, would shatter him with terror, if he were
    • Today when we discuss the wonders of the world in our prosaic,
    • by today is in fact a real contradiction, and the Greek felt that
    • felt profoundly that the human form as it walks the Earth today is a
    • would look like if earthly men today were ego-less, if men had not
    • should not look like the man of today, whose bodies are the combined
    • skeletons such as men have today. The human body has become more
    • today will be hard put to it to find any trace of the real Atlantean
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    • is it that has been the theme of our lectures during the last few days?
    • we have certainly seen how much of what we come to know today in quite
    • significant principles of knowledge, principles still today not fully
    • philosophy of the day — refuses to recognise the truth about
    • materialistic illusion, the typical philosophic fantasy of today,
    • organisation. If, as an earthly being today, man had not this
    • In however strictly logical a manner one argues today even with
    • do not want to go into these things. For in the outer world today
    • put it today, and it can surely be understood, at all events by an.
    • What we today are
    • present-day man is not tuned to the most delicate refinements, it
    • if the man of today is to feel them.
    • saying is for most men of today an abstraction, because they have no
    • oneself understood. Today men try to confine everything within the
    • words in the light of present-day usage will believe that they are
    • (to be born). When a man comes into the world today he is said ‘to
    • what is outspread in the world, condenses it. One day there will be a
    • of today, because it will enter into the living genius of language,
    • which in the ego-man of today underlies his conscious life of
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    • the course of yesterday's lecture we saw how manifold cosmic forces play
    • yesterday to the lightest, the gentlest of them. In general they
    • it to the light of day out of our own freedom. Thus we can let this
    • the normal consciousness today is quite unaware, and that when in the
    • after having done this did he enter upon Earth evolution. One day the
    • superficial, is the contribution of the abstract science of today.
    • Thus what we have today as the fourfold human being has been slowly
    • question from very many aspects. Today we will look at it from yet
    • on Earth? Nothing of what we are familiar with today as the physical
    • form as physical body. What today is physical was at that time, even
    • appearance man today would have looked very different.
    • clear that, in fact, man's appearance today is quite different
    • these forces reached the degree of density manifested today by the
    • present day we have the reverse process. The blood becomes etherised,
    • would work today if it were left to itself. The human being would
    • consciousness today, man knows nothing of the marvellous play of
    • their own substance—just as we in everyday life can only see
    • with our everyday consciousness comes from the generation of gods who
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    •  ESTERDAY
    • as we have today, with his thick physical blood, his system of nerves
    • which we also have, in the physical body today, were at that time
    • gradually solidified out of that original shadow-form. Today let us
    • belong