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  • Title: Lecture: Overcoming Nervousness
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    • workers and others whose professions demand a great deal of writing.
    • strength of will was the greater.
    • body is greatly strengthened. Try to carry out what I have just described
  • Title: Lecture: Problems of Nutrition
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    • means. When a man eats vegetarian food, it demands a great deal of
    • In spite of the fact that one can point out great human differences
  • Title: Lecture: The Weaving and Living Activity of the Human Etheric Bodies
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    • the great difference between the forms of the animal kingdom and of
    • the great differentiations which exist in regard to the various
    • find such a great difference as may be found, for instance, between a
    • lion and a nightingale. If there would be such a great difference in
    • borne in mind is that the animals show infinitely greater differences
    • when the great ideas of the Central European world-conception had
    • to penetrate into such a great idea, went through a terrible time. We
    • bear within them a great truth. Oken subdivided the human being as
    • without knowing, all these, things” ... Yet a great error
    • that great symbol at the beginning of the Old Testament: Adam and
    • the greatest admiration which we may have for the penetrating
    • life in a dream or in a state of intoxication. Yet great things
    • enjoyed a great reputation in England. But read the letters written
    • greatest possible number of souls that are inclined to unite in their
  • Title: Lecture: Nervous Conditions in Our Time
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    • ‘political alcoholism’ with regard to the great events of
    • forgetfulness is a great nuisance in life. Anthroposophy says more
    • all-too-great antipathy. What are you then to do? There is a
    • it greatly strengthens the control of the Ego over the astral body.
  • Title: Lecture: The Elementary Kingdoms
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    • must take great care, from the very outset, to realize that
    • of the higher worlds to a still greater degree. If we
    • precisely this fact which explains the great variety among
    • autumn, to see how great waves of well-being streamed over the
    • The great
    • greater then, will be the longing for the Divine. The very
  • Title: Lecture: On the Occasion of Goethe's Birthday
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    • period or another of his life. We may note a truly great
    • hear the words of the great physicist Helmholtz repeated,
    • that great and wonderful discoveries have been made in all
    • fated to be discarded by the great physicists, who then
    • know how great were the hopes built on the progress of
    • biology, the science of life, when Darwin's great work,
    • great mass of facts now brought to light by science to speak
    • modern research would cease. Here, Goethe may be our great
    • an incident of no great importance, but at the same time we
    • attain a greater intensity of the inner life. Not the mere
    • quarter we shall inevitably live to see a great revival of
    • great that the hall could scarcely contain it.
    • of theosophy, as a great spirit incarnated in the body of
    • a fleshly form in which there dwells a great spirit whom we
    • hesitate, even when great numbers are present at a course of
  • Title: Lecture: The Errors of Spiritual Investigation
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    • far greater facility to a medium than after spirit-science
    • various starting points. This must occur in greater measure
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 1
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    • vaguely exalted religious response to great powers of the universe;
    • think greatly influenced the course of our Middle European
    • become a ‘waste land’, the great, the overwhelming need
    • necessities of existence. However great our personal inclination for
    • great may be the authority which it enjoys, is like a tree that has
    • symbolical presentations of great spiritual impulses. To those who
    • the greatest wonders of Nature, she is an archetypal form which
    • capacities we tackle such a great work as this
    • The Great Initiates,
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 2
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    • goes into Greek mythology, the greater is one's respect,
    • me is under the control of the great Demeter. But Demeter sends these
    • looked up to the great Demeter, and in ancient Greece man was still
    • governed by Pluto, obtained a greater and greater influence on the
    • microcosm, an expression of the macrocosm, the great cosmos. As
    • to himself: ‘I gaze upwards to the great Demeter, and whenever
    • one great mass of superstition. What new life such profound and
    • of the Greek gods. That will be the greatest event for the future
    • etheric world which is to come. That is the greatest event of the
    • Herein lies the great
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 3
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    • glimpse, how it throws light upon those great figures and images and
    • look into the macrocosm, into the great world; the macrocosm gives
    • occult investigation in this direction is being pursued with greater
    • this script means to read the signs of the great world-wonders, which
    • guide us into the great world-secrets. Thereby we gradually acquire a
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 4
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    • the position of the three great gods, Zeus, Poseidon and Pluto in
    • were asked who were their great leaders they answered, ‘the
    • great leaders of civilisation were actually men (I am not now
    • which we still get a faint echo in the Vedas, we come to the great
    • Beings who, of all superhuman Beings, had the greatest need
    • the greatest independence and freedom; for they were hoping to attain
    • anew in human evolution, having meanwhile reached a greater degree of
    • voice of the Holy Rishis will come to pass in great glory and
    • great spiritual Beings who lead humanity forwards, whether as Angels,
    • spirituality with the greatest intensity could not become incarnated
    • of whose full greatness we can only be dimly aware. These stronger
    • That is the great
    • he detected the great longing which reaches out as a living bridge
    • distinguish these two things, then the greatest truth will throw
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 5
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    • reached their full development upon the Moon. That is the great
    • Jahve. Those were the two great poles of civilisation in the
    • over the whole macrocosm, every soul is there within the great
    • incarnations. It would be a great mistake to overlook a single word
    • particularly in this monologue it would be a great mistake not to
    • our hearts beat for the spiritual world and for its great ideals,
    • the younger Dionysos who made that great journey, his soul has
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 6
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    • our own body is just like that of other men. Thus there is a great
    • Dionysos had to participate in the great Illusion, in maya.
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 7
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    • consciousness of it, something of great significance. This physical
    • all ages there have been great teachers of mankind who have remained unseen,
    • normal consciousness, to look upon the great Teacher. The aspirants
    • looked upon the great Teacher, who was not yet visible when they
    • need only recall that a great number of wise sayings are attributed
    • or illusion. Then we are told something which made a great impression
    • super-sensible world, and the maya, the great illusion, of
    • — emerged as Plato, the second great teacher of Greece, the
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 8
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    • able to bring to adequate expression the great wonders of the world.
    • that a man has to make great efforts to endure certain pieces of
    • ignorance, as man's greatest sin. He learns to acknowledge that
    • greater, until it will at length really be able to fulfil its
    • to bring these two currents into harmony great strength of soul is
    • brought upon yourself.’ Many men have a great longing to make
    • organs have reached the point of greatest densification in earthly
    • well see that there must be a great difference between these two
    • great Earth-sacrifice we can speak of a Sun-sacrifice in that a
    • Zarathustra's great merit to recognise ‘In the sun in the
    • great deed on Golgotha during the old Sun evolution, was first shown
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 9
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    • intended to represent the great riddle of human evolution, then you
    • Mysteries, who had to wrestle with the great riddle of the Sphinx.
    • pictorial image, one of the great symbols which have come down to us
    • the human being, will encompass him to a greater and greater extent,
    • Aura or Ahura Mazdao — the great wisdom-filled Spirit,
    • the great wisdom, the great aura. And then what up to that time had
    • even the history of civilisation will still be greatly enriched by
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 10
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    • turn. The great arrogance of our age which maintains that mythology
    • abstractions will not succeed in feeling this great impoverishment as
    • into our own soul-depths we feel ourselves to an ever greater extent
    • confronts the great danger of falling into immeasurable
    • great stumbling-block to an understanding of Spiritual Science. The
    • that important dissertation on the speech-centre which the great
    • right side. Are we not driven to say that it is the greatest possible
    • greater length about characteristic examples of this kind you would
    • look to; I am referring to the great macrocosmic Christ Impulse. We
    • the great illusion, she feels that within this maya there
  • Title: The Physical-Superphysical: Its Realisation Through Art
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    • need. For whatever we may think about a great many of the
    • A great deal
    • given greater prominence. This something, a potentiality in
    • greater prominence and what is held together in a higher life
    • attack us and tell us a great deal, the blue colours take the
    • Naturalistic art therefore offers us a great deal that has no
  • Title: The Sources of Artistic Imagination and the Sources of Supersensible Knowledge
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    • mystery and charm, opening up vistas into great depths of
    • gives form to the spoken word by greater or less emphasis, by
    • great significance for man, namely, the line through the
    • called the temple of the soul. Such expressions contain great
    • to be capable of mastering the great tasks approaching him
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture I
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    • had great ability; in the course of their evolution they had acquired
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture II
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    • of the real and the great problems of existence. So, although in a
    • spirit. You know what great efforts we Anthroposophists have made to
    • in the case of man; and it would be a great mistake to think of
    • comes to realise that truly it is by no mere chance that this great
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IV
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    • the main lines, so to say, after they had exercised their great
    • have today. To avoid too great a shock, let us take it step by step.
    • everything fits together into one great system, even for our
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture V
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    • space in such a way that the great ordinances laid down by the Archai
    • question of how to progress further and into greater detail. For
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture VI
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    • the great illusions into which men can fall.
    • greater ability than was theirs during the preliminary stages. To
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture VII
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    • make a great mistake if he were straightway to think that what he
    • impressions of them. Then, when after his great sorrow his
    • as an external phenomenon in astral space. It would be a very great
    • greater error if in these early stages by some means or other it were
    • inspirations from outside. That is the greatest error into which one
    • for anyone who begins to hear voices to cultivate the greatest
    • should always be received with the greatest caution. It is a kind of
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture IX
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    • will be to show with still greater precision the point of time at
    • will remember what great importance I attached to two significant
    • about that the great majority of human souls had to relinquish their
    • union with the earth. Here we come to something of great importance
    • itself withdrawn from the earth. This brought about great changes in
    • great variety in earthly incarnations. Those of you who are familiar
    • “day” of creation: And God made two great lights; the
    • greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the
    • whole series of events are the great benefactors of man. Who were
  • Title: Genesis: Lecture X
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    • still remained above in the great reservoir of the spirit did not
    • great difference between a true theory of evolution and a fancy one.
    • and with them the feeling of the great responsibility incurred in
    • about the great goal of their activity, which we call man. Let us
    • contemplation of the great truths of Genesis ought to point us to the
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture I
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • My dear friends, you may talk a great deal with people outside in the
    • past months. Like all our undertakings it is to serve the great
    • me such great pleasure in such an occurrence? Allow me to say this
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture II
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • the deepest secret of this his greatest poem, by making Faust say to
    • passing moment the basic mystery of his greatest poem. It seems then
    • greatest poems in human evolution, a poet, wishing to portray a great
    • have we to emphasise that so great is the force and power of this
    • connected with the words eternity and spirit light, all the great men
    • reverently of all that in the first post-Atlantean epoch the great and
    • individualities who still bore within them all the inward greatness of
    • culture. We have also pointed out how great and significant man finds
    • to all the greatness that, so dimly sensed today, has only come down
    • according to the needs of the age, great initiates give to men from
    • definition of an initiate. The great initiates, who gave man the
    • the corresponding etheric part is far greater than the difference
    • difference is not great between what may be achieved through a
    • much greater between what our hands accomplish in the world, and what
    • When we learn this fact, and think of the great difference between the
    • of the great initiates as the real driving force, the real
    • connection between what these great initiates have to do and what
    • “Those are the great figures of world history.” When
    • initiation and become able to turn his gaze on the great figures of
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • doing him a great injustice by assuming that some physical deformity
    • in the great majority of cases by external things — by what a
    • great deal in the world, but he does not concern himself with all the
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • himself in sensory existence, one thing of the greatest importance
    • dread of the spiritual world can be so great that it becomes the acme
    • on?” That is a question of the greatest importance, and through
    • But there is something of still greater importance. In ordinary life
    • one must live deeply, of how little one corresponds to the great ideal
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • Now there is a great difference between life, observation and
    • more or less super-sensible states come before us in the great poetic
    • chapters, or sections, of the really great poetic works. These moods
    • turn to some great poem and find there something like its shadow
    • They do not consider that what is above depends to any great extent on
    • relationship to Christ, he might even become a great occultist and
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture VI
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • individual it can rejoice in its power to grow individually great. If
    • there as the great Light-bearer who leads, really leads, to bringing
    • eternity should be held fast in the inward greatness of the individual
    • with him into these worlds too great a measure of what in sensory
    • the power to develop within him inward greatness that wells forth from
    • his inner being. For what is individual greatness in the individual
    • soul but the seed of all the greatness in the whole world evolution of
    • epoch the mediators of the greatest spiritual deeds of mankind. In
    • power behind all the greatness that radiates into human evolution from
    • greatest possible distance. That would not prove that the men of this
    • for eternity, is generally much greater than the other tendency,
    • existence. There is a great deal he would prefer not to leave but to
    • super-sensible world what has no value, then this has a great deal of
    • penetrated by the light of its spirit. The greatest mistake that men
  • Title: Initiation/Passing Moment: Lecture VII
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    • consciousness. Steiner distinguishes between the great initiates who
    • judgement as to how we should place into human evolution the great
    • Where have the great founders of religion lived, those who were the
    • great initiates and who gave their people what they needed out of
    • unknown corner of the world, far removed from great empires, and there
    • Who indeed accomplished His greatest deeds of culture among a people
    • That is the great step forward out of the darkness of life to the
    • wisdom, but that great initiates have come to their greatest impulses,
    • into a great cosmic whole. We see him ascend to yet another planet of
    • work is of great significance.
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    • number of men would have had to have a much greater experience of the
    • Thus, in the Sermon on the Mount the great message that the Kingdom of
    • appeared to them. This was the case with Tauler, who was a great
  • Title: The Ego: Lecture 1
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    • We know that since the great Atlantean Catastrophe, which entirely
    • five great epochs of civilisation are to be distinguished. We have
    • Now we can say: “Immediately after the great Atlantean
    • significant that already for a great number of people, quite different
    • culture, so they will also change into the sixth, and a great number
    • great number already in the next incarnation, with others, in the
    • of race. If we go back beyond the great Atlantean catastrophe, we see
    • stream the great spiritual beings of the world. And so the content of
    • e.g., for the greater significance of, let us say, the Christ,
    • an ancient script in which the greatest ideal for the evolution of the
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    • also serves it by assimilating a knowledge of the great connections of
    • great events of existence, and we can only rightly judge our own life,
    • when we estimate it by the greatest phenomena of life. Hence it
    • historical document for the knowledge of the greatest Individuality,
    • of the greatest Impulse, which has entered the evolution of humanity
    • reverence, unthinkable today, for the great Christ Event through the
    • greater humility, when we see the events of Palestine presented from
    • four sides. For this event is so great, that one cannot understand it,
    • have four Gospels, which describe this great event from four sides. We
    • flowed into the one great main stream, and still others, in order then
    • individuality whom we mention as Zarathustra, was the great teacher of
    • 600 years before our era as a contemporary of the great Buddha. He
    • the great main stream of our present spiritual life. That means, just
    • physical body; the greatest missions especially were not bound to a
    • solely to what was within, and then the great inspirations about the
    • development corresponded with the great world-laws. The brain had to
    • words themselves, the greatest truths are contained.
    • say: This people, like a great individual, must so develop from
    • the great teacher of ancient times, with Zarathas. He there became
    • their teacher, united himself with them, they took up there the great
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    • the various groups in different lecture-cycles, for a great number of
    • spiritual eye the great event of Palestine, the Mystery of Golgotha,
    • as inspired occultists, wanted to represent this great event each from
    • consider the great event of Palestine from one special side. From a
    • side it is the John Gospel which gives us an insight into the great
    • Jesus, up to the moment where the great inspiration of Jesus of
    • those great, tremendous facts, which are imparted to us and which
    • Isaiah points to that great, mighty event, which should be the most
    • great strides being gradually prepared, which then occur. This was the
    • greatest event in human evolution; thus you understand from this how
    • Now let us hear the great, beautiful legends of Zarathustra. As his
    • greatest cosmic connections. And I wanted to show you how basically,
  • Title: The East in the Light of the West: Lecture I
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    • in great matters. We shall say: we stand firmly rooted in our truths
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    • ancient times, than it is for us, when studying the great wisdom of
    • body, have to work together to this end. Now there are greater
    • produce a different organisation of the astral body. It is a great
    • It means that forms are built into it, which contradict the great
    • certain power of attraction, man lives, and by far the greater part
    • great experience on the way to clairvoyant vision of the World. The
    • This is the first great experience man has.
    • second great experience is that this second personality which now
    • it is moreover of much greater importance than the first. With it
    • energy of lucid intellect to the greatest possible height, so that we
    • we do this, the great, comprehensive, strengthening, encouraging and
    • experiencing the great moment when the beings of fire, air, water and
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    • he would make a great mistake. For transitions such as this take
    • substance to prove their greater power. For those who are able to
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    • speak of these matters with great accuracy and precision.
    • teach. A great deal of oriental wisdom came over in this way.
    • case of great Indra, and since that time there has streamed from him
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    • the lower gods, but a great distinction was made between them. Man
    • judgements; he can submit in a greater or lesser degree to the
    • world have played a great role in human evolution and because the
    • greater tendency to delve into their soul life, into their inner
    • northern peoples had a greater gift for observing the world, the
    • external world; the brain itself grows to greater perfection under
    • corporeality. Physical corporeality was developed to greater and
    • greater perfection, and so the individual souls passing from one
    • for the successors of a great Individuality to retain his name
    • nearer to the earth, to find a dwelling place within a body of great
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    • sun spirit, in the body of Jesus of Nazareth was the great event
    • in the first epoch after the great Atlantean catastrophe, the ancient
    • living as man among other men. This is the great and mighty Christ
    • great significance in the evolution of the world and humanity. Before
    • his soul to the great central figure of the Christ, by allowing the
    • into His greatness, His significance and His causative connection
    • the cosmic Christ was felt to be penetrating the earth to a greater
    • and greater degree; Lucifer again became visible, and was once more
    • becomes a cosmic god. He will appear in ever-greater radiance in the
    • the Christ will to an ever greater degree be realised by inner
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    • and corresponds with great cosmic laws, for man could not attain the
    • Luciferic world, a great and powerful inheritance brought over from
    • there is a great difference in the character of the different
    • great difference, viz. that as regards the ear, one can very easily
    • today. At the present time, inner soul experience is to a far greater
    • feeling was then to a greater extent bound up with the external
    • expressed not only in great things but also in small ones. These
    • which is outside it; hence the Indian lived to a greater degree in
    • possesses in rudimentary form what was once of great significance in
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    • beings, however, which to a certain extent were still greater
    • In the great kingdom of the Light-bearer, of the beings of Lucifer,
    • appeared in a newer guise as the great laws of Kepler which today are
    • Mazdao. For in the sixth epoch there will come about in a great
    • clown in the Vedas was the teaching of the great teachers of ancient
    • old Indian people, the etheric body was to a far greater extent
    • and with this vision they could proclaim great world realities. What
    • The characteristic of an etheric body which was still to a great
    • for it was beset with great dangers for a non-initiate. And when an
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    • man, his inner being, that is, as did all the great teachers of
    • Hence in those ancient epochs wherein the great sages spoke, one
    • may be termed the external aspect, the outer view of the great change
    • Christ principle. We might speak at great length about the relation
    • these, up to the next great catastrophe, and beyond it. If we inquire
    • is the great teacher of all civilisations. The Being who was the
    • Being whom we may designate as the great teacher, who in the
    • this one name, ‘The Great Teacher,’ and to him those
    • incarnation of that great Teacher who may be called the essence of
    • in this sense — call other individualities who also are great
    • Great Teacher, the incarnation of wisdom, which pervades all the
    • of Bodhisattvas, who were, for their age, the great teachers and
    • great teachers there they gather that which they are to teach, and in
    • their midst is One Being Who is great not only because He teaches,
    • and that is the Christ. He is not alone great because He teaches,
    • being great teachers; the Christ is to the world what He is, through
    • Bodhisattvas, we speak of great teachers of mankind, because the
    • they are because they are great teachers. Therefore if we wish to
    • knows nothing of human progress; he does not know that the greatest
    • over into and beyond Europe from old Atlantis brought with them great
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    • life after death. Attention has often been drawn to the great
    • world with far greater intensity than could ever be the case in the
    • physical world. In addition, something else may cause great pain to
    • life. In the Venus sphere he is taken up into one of the great
    • Christianity has not yet made great progress in its development
    • has gathered out of the cosmos, and it is the greatest sin to allow
    • can say that that is a great teaching!
    • Being. In the Sun sphere the greatest danger is to take
    • I have occupied myself a great deal with Homer. Lately the fact that
    • greatest possible activity of the etheric body in sleep, then he
    • do no greater injury to some souls than by pouring blind love and
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    • times. Unfulfilled wishes acquire great significance for him but
    • existence, the greater our efforts to acquire a true knowledge of
    • great cosmic panorama, a cosmic firmament between death and a new
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    • wanders in even greater darkness. One might well despair and think
    • it is due to maya. Maya, the great illusion that spreads a veil
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    • rebirth and how that life is connected with the great realm of the
    • earth sphere. By far the greater majority of communications from the
    • a great number of intentions in the course of their life. It need not
    • greatness that had conceived the plan of the poem prevented him from
    • shortcomings but in a sense because of his greatness that Goethe was
    • small or important matters. Now there is something great in a poet
    • Goethe's astral body, namely, that he had conceived a great,
    • greatest value and significance. We will speak in a moment of the
    • event of the greatest significance for that planet then took place.
    • The passage through the Mars sphere can therefore be of great
    • journey, and we are obliged to inscribe a great deal even if not
    • The imperfections of really great men are also recorded in that
    • observation is Leonardo da Vinci. He is a spirit of greatness and
    • remarkable, magnificent paradox. The greatest blessing for a
    • however, imperfection originating in great men whose influences have
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    • All these experiences may take place with great anguish
    • their great benefit, and yet discover this: to understand as now
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    • sense world and the super-sensible spiritual worlds. It is of great
    • their thinking out of its place in the great cosmic order. The result
    • these luciferic allurements in regard to love, for a great part of
    • greater detail. The luciferic element in love is actually cherished
    • great deal of advice is given in this direction and certain
    • We see therefore that what is great and sublime on the
    • artistic impulses, there arises in humanity from his activity great
    • order! These eccentric philosophers are actually found in great
    • erroneous, refutes itself. In the case of its greatest mistake —
    • has the greatest difficulty in becoming clear about certain of its
    • ensure the greatest possibility of segregated independence.
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    • particular entity one feels greater sympathy, while in immersing
    • will myself”; we have to experience something of the greatest
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    • world have to be given up to a far greater degree. It is terribly
    • great mistake springs from the fact that those who make such claims
    • naturally meet with a great deal of opposition from people like
    • do indeed play a great part when impressions are fished up out of the
    • complicated, there is a great deal in the subconscious that does not
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    • great fortress. Within it lived many people, of all ages; they were
    • Felicia told how a great number of these people had the
    • great number, dwelled between the figure from above and those
    • earth. They lived in small fortresses that were copies of the great,
    • his great learning — would have had more trouble grasping it
    • great extent by the luciferic element.
    • gained greater and greater importance (and to recognize this, one
    • we have built great ahrimanic strongholds. It is not yet the custom
    • place!” Yet that would be the truth. Libraries, great and
    • “literary speech,” which the children to a great extent
    • long period of my life, and only with the greatest effort could I get
    • enlivening story of the fortress that multiplied itself into a great
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    • something that can be of greatest use in understanding the life of
    • element is present to the greatest extent in the development of art.
    • added. Because of the great responsibility in writing all this, I
    • destiny! This is of great significance for your spiritual perception
    • And then we begin to divine something of the great cosmic secrets
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    • a great many things can be observed in the process of growing into
    • great many areas. But human souls that have taken the path of
    • destiny, we must say that there is a great deal of fulfilled karma in
    • through a great deal in a former earth life that requires
    • say of a great deal of the karma of our youthful years that it cannot
    • great deal that looms up on the way to his other self. Since Johannes
    • of shadows. Here great secrets of soul life make themselves felt.
    • must approach it with great confidence that the true ego will he
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    • arrogantly; even so, we shall not deviate greatly from this custom of
    • Allomatics is presented as a work of great learning,
    • higgledy-piggledy mixture, stirring up a great deal of violent
    • great benefactor of mankind in not allowing himself to be seen, for
    • — actually prefer that to acknowledging what they are today, so great
    • an effort will bring about a great change in the disposition and mood
    • imagine a great swarm of gnats. From a distance it looks like a
    • and greatest thing that could happen now and in the near future; at
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    • greater experience of the spiritual world through which the
    • teachings are in complete accord with the great teachings of primeval
    • In the Sermon on the Mount, therefore, the great message
    • Himself to them. This was the case with Tauler, who was a great
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    • great effect on the human being's inner life. Thus, the
    • the great world-secret when you see the development of the
    • from the great world relationships will not be able to dismiss
    • being always looks up from the single, the lone, to the great
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    • self or manas. Through impressions from art or great
    • the solving of enigmas is too great. This is only a symptom of
    • Someone comes along who takes great pleasure in nightly visits
    • health onto the right tracks sets humanity a great challenge.
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    • literature. Those who are able to interpret it rightly know a great
    • Rosicrucian wisdom, and above all its great Founder, who since its
    • a succession of fine mathematicians. An individual may possess great
    • the smallest thing in the world can be of importance to the greatest,
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    • great differentiation within the etheric body; you will realise that
    • then. Obviously we have learnt a great deal. Everyone has assimilated
    • accomplished than the acquisition of great learning. Here lies the
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    • describe this condition with greater exactitude we must say that the
    • body to the great astral ocean in which all human beings, animals,
    • body to the great astral ocean, think of one drop of a liquid in a
    • great cosmic astral ocean. Because only harmonious and sound laws
    • morning. Having lived during the night within the great cosmic
    • physical world; hence the feeling of greatest vigour does not arise
    • The period immediately following death is of great importance for the
    • the dead as in a great tableau of memories. This happens to every
    • would make no progress. Original creations given to the world by great
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    • great Flood, we can follow the happenings and conditions of life in
    • moment the evolution of the earth. How greatly certain regions have
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    • development, greater or less consciousness of communion with those who
    • obtain here. These significant facts shed light upon a great deal that
    • of a man, the greater is the similarity in two successive
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    • application of the great law of the Cosmos, for the law of Karma is a
    • outer world and the seer can follow with great precision the effect of
    • good health, who has great powers of endurance, unfolded good
    • been known to the occultist, for the greatest wisdom of the world is
    • next life as great physical beauty; great physical beauty in a human
    • as a counteraction, the Great Teachers of mankind have recognised the
    • derangement will gain greater and greater hold over humanity, and just
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    • a strange feeling that arises during the experience of this great
    • Bach family, among them the great Bach. A good musician needs not only
    • great musical faculties hundreds or thousands of years ago; he is
    • the greatest virtuoso can do nothing unless he has an instrument.
    • It is a great and potent thought to know that nothing we do is in
    • future. By way of introduction we will consider a fact of great
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    • and on the Earth the Ego, which brought it to a still greater
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    • body, but this last sends out tentacles towards the great astral
    • commit the “great sin” of not advancing with evolution, then
    • in the great general astral body of the Sun. And there you worked down
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    • round itself Such a different kind of movement, however, had a great
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    • effect on the fiery masses that they became ungovernable; a great part
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    • will be the greatest differences between individuals. The further we
    • There is a great difference between living in an atmosphere like the
    • soul into the great works of art, into drama and jurisprudence.
    • the love which still flowed in the earlier blood shows greater and
    • greater cleavage; a love of a spiritual kind must take its place and
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    • understanding of this problem and in fact it presents very great
    • completed. We have two streams today, a great materialistic one which
    • as the great task of mankind. He thinks of it as inseparable from
    • working towards the great moment in the Sixth Age, when humanity will
    • undertake a great spiritual ascent.
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    • Christianity. It took on a special form through that great initiate,
    • Thus the pupil looks up to the great Ideal. What comes to pass in the
    • does one learn to know God as One. The world is like a great book. We
    • bring about humanity's great goal, unity; and we shall reach this goal
    • Thus Spiritual Science appears to us not only as a great ideal, but as
    • practical aspects of life, just as the great law of existence
    • science. Then we have grasped the great task of civilisation which is
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    • science must not concern itself solely with the great riddles of
    • with great potential which, however, he was unable to develop because
    • science speaks of how human beings strive after ever greater
    • initiate great and noble deeds. Therefore nothing could be worse for
    • the artist is able to mould life and form into his great works, so is
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    • clairvoyance, due to the greatest freedom of the etheric body and the
    • astral body; and into these bodies with their greater freedom there
    • mind is that man's physical body will make still greater demands in
    • In the Greeks there was great
    • The ego is in reality a sculptor and the greatness of what it
    • Post-Atlantean epoch. Immediately after the great Atlantean
    • truly childlike among the men of that epoch were the great Teachers
    • Face of the Earth” is a great geological epic of the earth. It
    • one passage in Suess's great work and you will see that here,
    • without dismay. It is not only in the great mountain ranges that the
    • traces of this process are found. Great segments of the earth's crust
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    • applies, to a greater or less extent, to nearly all of them in the
    • divine-spiritual life shone with greater strength into the human soul.
    • of the development of the ego. This is of great significance, for if
    • Yet we attribute greatness to individuals in whom the idea of liberty,
    • So again from this point of view, Spiritual Science has a great and
    • it contains the greatest of all impulses for all time to come. And then
    • endanger it will see how greatly they are in error. These are the people
    • Christianity there are glories still greater than have yet been
    • greatness are men who know that the words that Christ is with us to
    • greatness. Those who are always saying: ‘That is not in the Bible,
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    • five cultural periods, up to and including our time, since that great
    • ancient Indian cultural epoch; of the second, the great ancient
    • distinguish this great, most important evolutionary stream, which is
    • connected with the great embodiments of our earth planet itself, from
    • belongs to the greater evolutionary stream, had already undergone a
    • time in an epoch in which this ego has the great and special mission
    • and it is told of them that here and there they were founders of great
    • cities, were great leaders of peoples, and so on. They were not merely
    • great cultural progress of the earth, and it is narrow-mindedness in
    • descended from the macrocosm to our earth, to bring into it the great
    • that He was great and significant because of the perfect development
    • themselves, so to speak, will be extolled, and looked upon as a great
    • instead of being presented on a great stage in a capital city. He
    • said: “It is absurd that the greatest drama in the world should
    • not be performed upon a great cosmic body. It is exactly as if a great
    • the great simple truth which is given in the Christian legend. And if
    • then it does not seem absurd that, in contrast to the greatest cosmic
    • indication of that great teaching which spiritual science is to give
    • often seen — but how are these great truths contained in the Gospels?
    • The way in which the greatest truths are there presented to man is the
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    • belong to the outer world, this would be a great illusion.
    • in us, but transforms himself within us; he changes greatly.
    • shall make one mistake after another. The greatest mistake of
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    • in the human soul differs very greatly from all processes in the
    • Furthermore, a great part of what we must term man's etheric body
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    • diving down and entering this particular entity one feels greater
    • we have to experience something of the greatest significance: that
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    • and astral bodies of the great initiates and avatars that were
    • which is indeed our greatest goal - 'not I but Christ in me.'
    • greater detail and in a more intimate sense. Just saying that
    • of the Atlanteans differed greatly from those of human
    • in the mysteries. We therefore designate the great centers of
    • Mars also knows a great deal about the spiritual mysteries of
    • was to guide humanity in such a way that when the great
    • Specifically, the task of the Great Initiate of the Sun
    • cultures. To put it differently, the Great Initiate had to
    • inform ourselves a little about the task of this Great
    • which today's great leaders in, say, scholarship, art,
    • magical powers whom the Great Leader of the Sun Oracle
    • through and beyond the great Atlantean catastrophe. No, the
    • scholarship and external industrial life—the great
    • The Great
    • Atlantis a long, long time to come to its end. Great masses
    • intermingled. Then the Great Leader of the Sun Oracle took
    • Great Leader has taken something else with Him. And here we
    • The Great
    • etheric bodies of the great initiates had simply been
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    • What greater gift can life on man bestow
    • events of great significance for the development of the world took place.
    • to put pen to paper and express our thoughts in writing? A great deal must
    • poet; but the only really great men are those, whose work derives from the
    • great world-secrets, and many people today who talk glibly of originality and
    • the like have no inkling of the depths from which the truly great
    • whole. But this work, a great and famous one, has been very often
    • for whose work I have the highest respect. But the fact that even great minds
    • One of the greatest German
    • bespeaks his nobility and greatness, is torn with anguish, above all the
    • honour Winckelmann as a great personality — we look repeatedly and
    • up the greatest obstacles to the Consciousness Soul and the Ego, if the Ego
    • great, beautiful ideals. Rotteck is always at pains to show how we can be
    • inspired by the great thoughts of the heroes and to kindle the enthusiasm
    • himself again and again to contemplation of those great philosophies in the
    • into the great, all-embracing cosmic secrets. If we can immerse ourselves in
    • great deal about his character.
    • great, wide-ranging conceptions of the world.
    • What greater gift can life on man bestow
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    • point to the great event which enables a man to become a spiritual
    • great moment when his soul is awakened and the spiritual world around him
    • great religions and philosophies have always regarded this name as the
    • belief arose from imprecise observation, and it was the great natural
    • how in art and poetry, when they are great, the primal wisdom of the world is
    • own souls. This is true of all great poems and other works of art: they
    • spring from typical great experiences of the human soul.
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    • of St. John, St. Luke and St. Matthew and the great event in
    • growing realisation of the greatness of this unique event. We
    • wished to describe the great event from a special angle, just
    • particular of the great event in Palestine.
    • St. John gives us insight into the great events in Palestine
    • that in the use of our language we have to a great extent
    • words the great facts proclaimed by the Gospels. People
    • concept of great importance, without which there can be no
    • greatest importance to realise that John the Baptist was maya
    • words of the prophet Isaiah; they point to the greatest of
    • action was of the greatest importance at that particular
    • visible Sun. ‘And in the morning, rising up a great
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    • 105 B.C. there was living in Palestine a man greatly defamed in
    • great revolution takes place in the soul and the personality is
    • of Christendom. Great and incisive measures have been and are
    • twelve great religions and world-conceptions have united into one
    • all the great religions and systems of thought in the world. And he
    • synthesis of the great religions. His influence today is waxing and
    • growing greater all the time. Many a person of whom we do not expect
    • time of Jesus of Nazareth. The greatest deed wrought by Jeshu ben
    • later on, from what the great Church Father Jerome himself says,
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    • with the great goals of mankind.
    • great relief to talk about what is oppressing you. People were often
    • one day, in a great state of agitation: I have just this moment
    • and intellectuality is added to this to a greater degree in the
    • surpasses all human egos in inconceivable greatness, and with such
    • connection with the astral world, and even greater still are the
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    • resolutely opposed above all by the churches of Christendom. Great and
    • twelve great religions and world conceptions have been given to us,
    • synthesis of all the great religions and systems of thought in the
    • establish the synthesis of the great religions. His influence today is
    • Nazareth. The greatest deed wrought by Jeshu ben Pandira was that he
    • later on when the great Church father Jerome
    • great revolution takes place in the soul and the personality is
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    • discomfort. We should understand a great deal if we were to
    • greatest mistake in the Theosophical Society was first made by
    • secrets has no greater value than that of the one who simply
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    • Goethe's poems were taken from: J. W. von Goethe 103 Great Poems,
    • beauty and greatness, a beatific world. However, persons who
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    • great extent.
    • This self-knowledge must take place to a much greater extent
    • poet, and composer) to a great extent. Many people would
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    • concepts demand a greater exertion of thinking, a greater intensity of
    • Today these facts are considered extremely grotesque by the great
    • has brought about such great catastrophes. In regard to this I should
    • the social life of mankind is, on the other hand, of great importance.
    • similar to that of another historical prophecy made by a much greater
    • can only be grasped with great concepts. When Friedrich von Schiller
    • themselves members of a great family and will no longer tear each
    • attaches great value to mere phrases. But it must wean itself from
    • the great task master for the generation that must live through it,
    • the task master to a much greater degree than has been the case so
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    • during our incarnation, it is possible to observe with great vividness
    • connected with the fact that his great catastrophe has befallen
    • earlier periods of time, great changes took place in human evolution.
    • certain distance. If mankind is not to expect still greater misery,
    • were, the great procedure of the Christ Jesus Himself, to take his
    • Now at time of great significance arrived in the evolution of mankind,
    • repetition of what preceded them. If one expresses something great in
    • such great importance of which mankind does not even dream today; and
    • be characterized as follows: Great possibilities existed if only the
    • left his family; he has, in reality, remained here. Something of great
    • inhale too great an amount of air. Only spiritual thoughts among those
    • Now let us consider the following: We can learn a great deal if we
    • There is a great difference between a slow death through illness and a
    • looks back upon this flaming up. This flaming up greatly resembles the
    • pain arises from it. There is a great relationship between the two
    • spirituality, but it would have rejected it to a still greater
    • observed even in regard to the greatest, the most significant events
    • In regard to the greatest event in world history, human evolution has
    • to the greatest event of world history, namely, the Mystery of
    • as follows; Among the great number of dishonest compromisers one arose
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    • should pay great attention to everything and watch and be awake. And
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    • body can experience great pain in kamaloca. These pains in the
    • takes in esoteric teachings with great attentiveness and does his
    • terrible things that give him great pain. It's the thoughts of his
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    • the ages of 7 to 14. If a child doesn't take in great model
    • affairs. Their etheric body is hardened and it takes a great effort
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    • Great
    • that he is doing a great injustice to all men and to higher spiritual
    • towards great divine beings.
    • that one has laid these qualities aside and has advanced a great deal
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    • upon a great secret here, for of course the Apocalypse arose much
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    • the words of the prayer to the Sunday spirit: Great embracing
    • pay to the surrounding world is of greater importance than most people
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    • esoteric life a great deal. A man who longs for company dissipates
    • and turn them inwards instead. That way he'll gain a great
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    • wonderful structure that's the greatest thing about us is weak
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    • Great initiates can't bring these forces down from the highest
    • great initiates gather round the Christ and let themselves be
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    • one's attentiveness must be very great if one wants to perceive
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    • had great ability; in the course of their evolution they had acquired
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    • of the real and the great problems of existence. So, although in a
    • spirit. You know what great efforts we Anthroposophists have made to
    • in the case of man; and it would be a great mistake to think of
    • comes to realise that truly it is by no mere chance that this great
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    • the main lines, so to say, after they had exercised their great
    • have today. To avoid too great a shock, let us take it step by step.
    • everything fits together into one great system, even for our
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    • space in such a way that the great ordinances laid down by the Archai
    • question of how to progress further and into greater detail. For
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    • greater ability than was theirs during the preliminary stages. To
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    • make a great mistake if he were straightway to think that what he
    • impressions of them. Then, when after his great sorrow his
    • as an external phenomenon in astral space. It would be a very great
    • greater error if in these early stages by some means or other it were
    • inspirations from outside. That is the greatest error into which one
    • for anyone who begins to hear voices to cultivate the greatest
    • should always be received with the greatest caution. It is a kind of
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    • will be to show with still greater precision the point of time at
    • will remember what great importance I attached to two significant
    • about that the great majority of human souls had to relinquish their
    • union with the earth. Here we come to something of great importance
    • itself withdrawn from the earth. This brought about great changes in
    • great variety in earthly incarnations. Those of you who are familiar
    • “day” of creation: And God made two great lights; the
    • greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the
    • whole series of events are the great benefactors of man. Who were
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    • still remained above in the great reservoir of the spirit did not
    • great difference between a true theory of evolution and a fancy one.
    • and with them the feeling of the great responsibility incurred in
    • about the great goal of their activity, which we call man. Let us
    • contemplation of the great truths of Genesis ought to point us to the
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    • vaguely exalted religious response to great powers of the universe;
    • think greatly influenced the course of our Middle European
    • become a ‘waste land’, the great, the overwhelming need
    • necessities of existence. However great our personal inclination for
    • great may be the authority which it enjoys, is like a tree that has
    • symbolical presentations of great spiritual impulses. To those who
    • the greatest wonders of Nature, she is an archetypal form which
    • capacities we tackle such a great work as this
    • The Great Initiates,
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    • goes into Greek mythology, the greater is one's respect,
    • me is under the control of the great Demeter. But Demeter sends these
    • looked up to the great Demeter, and in ancient Greece man was still
    • governed by Pluto, obtained a greater and greater influence on the
    • microcosm, an expression of the macrocosm, the great cosmos. As
    • to himself: ‘I gaze upwards to the great Demeter, and whenever
    • one great mass of superstition. What new life such profound and
    • of the Greek gods. That will be the greatest event for the future
    • etheric world which is to come. That is the greatest event of the
    • Herein lies the great
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    • glimpse, how it throws light upon those great figures and images and
    • look into the macrocosm, into the great world; the macrocosm gives
    • occult investigation in this direction is being pursued with greater
    • this script means to read the signs of the great world-wonders, which
    • guide us into the great world-secrets. Thereby we gradually acquire a
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    • the position of the three great gods, Zeus, Poseidon and Pluto in
    • were asked who were their great leaders they answered, ‘the
    • great leaders of civilisation were actually men (I am not now
    • which we still get a faint echo in the Vedas, we come to the great
    • Beings who, of all superhuman Beings, had the greatest need
    • the greatest independence and freedom; for they were hoping to attain
    • anew in human evolution, having meanwhile reached a greater degree of
    • voice of the Holy Rishis will come to pass in great glory and
    • great spiritual Beings who lead humanity forwards, whether as Angels,
    • spirituality with the greatest intensity could not become incarnated
    • of whose full greatness we can only be dimly aware. These stronger
    • That is the great
    • he detected the great longing which reaches out as a living bridge
    • distinguish these two things, then the greatest truth will throw
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    • reached their full development upon the Moon. That is the great
    • Jahve. Those were the two great poles of civilisation in the
    • over the whole macrocosm, every soul is there within the great
    • incarnations. It would be a great mistake to overlook a single word
    • particularly in this monologue it would be a great mistake not to
    • our hearts beat for the spiritual world and for its great ideals,
    • the younger Dionysos who made that great journey, his soul has
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    • our own body is just like that of other men. Thus there is a great
    • Dionysos had to participate in the great Illusion, in maya.
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    • consciousness of it, something of great significance. This physical
    • all ages there have been great teachers of mankind who have remained unseen,
    • normal consciousness, to look upon the great Teacher. The aspirants
    • looked upon the great Teacher, who was not yet visible when they
    • need only recall that a great number of wise sayings are attributed
    • or illusion. Then we are told something which made a great impression
    • super-sensible world, and the maya, the great illusion, of
    • — emerged as Plato, the second great teacher of Greece, the
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    • able to bring to adequate expression the great wonders of the world.
    • that a man has to make great efforts to endure certain pieces of
    • ignorance, as man's greatest sin. He learns to acknowledge that
    • greater, until it will at length really be able to fulfil its
    • to bring these two currents into harmony great strength of soul is
    • brought upon yourself.’ Many men have a great longing to make
    • organs have reached the point of greatest densification in earthly
    • well see that there must be a great difference between these two
    • great Earth-sacrifice we can speak of a Sun-sacrifice in that a
    • Zarathustra's great merit to recognise ‘In the sun in the
    • great deed on Golgotha during the old Sun evolution, was first shown
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    • intended to represent the great riddle of human evolution, then you
    • Mysteries, who had to wrestle with the great riddle of the Sphinx.
    • pictorial image, one of the great symbols which have come down to us
    • the human being, will encompass him to a greater and greater extent,
    • Aura or Ahura Mazdao — the great wisdom-filled Spirit,
    • the great wisdom, the great aura. And then what up to that time had
    • even the history of civilisation will still be greatly enriched by
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    • turn. The great arrogance of our age which maintains that mythology
    • abstractions will not succeed in feeling this great impoverishment as
    • into our own soul-depths we feel ourselves to an ever greater extent
    • confronts the great danger of falling into immeasurable
    • great stumbling-block to an understanding of Spiritual Science. The
    • that important dissertation on the speech-centre which the great
    • right side. Are we not driven to say that it is the greatest possible
    • greater length about characteristic examples of this kind you would
    • look to; I am referring to the great macrocosmic Christ Impulse. We
    • the great illusion, she feels that within this maya there
  • Title: Esoteric Lesson: Muenchen, 11-1-1906
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    • divine. The more divine what we pull into the dirt is, the greater the
  • Title: Esoteric Lesson: Muenchen, 12-5-1907
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    • physical laws, but the great spiritual causes are hidden from us. It's
    • through by spiritual streams that proceed from the great masters of
  • Title: Esoteric Lesson: Munich, 3-17-1908
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    • great world laws concerning human and world evolutions. A man must
  • Title: Esoteric Lesson: Muenchen, 6-14-1908
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    • greatest care and patience in creating well formed, proper spiritual
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    • Every meditation has been handed down by great initiates for
    • not bearing any fruit. This is depressing, but there's no great danger
    • great danger. The occult way to combat this is to imagine the rose
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    • richness and greatness as often as possible. Then we'll feel that fear
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    • After Atlantis sank, great initiates led two main streams of people
    • directed a prayer to it: “You great Enveloper, you whom I feel
    • a messenger of the great Enveloper who seemed to lead him in a circle
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    • isn't especially great. The resolve that an esoteric should make is to
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    • authority of the first beast ... And it causes all, both small and great,
    • 13:13 And he doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down from heaven on the earth in the sight of men, \
    • 13:16 And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads: \
    • great flood on earth. The Lemurian age preceded it. If we go even further
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    • characteristics appear wherever the lives of the great apostles of
    • was said concerning what the very greatest heroes of humankind experienced
    • of the great initiates.
    • fulfilled. This one time only experience of Christ represents the greatest
    • great Atlantean flood and then further back we do not find the I in a body
    • the greatest possible individualization of the human being, the freedom
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    • acquire an attitude that seeks, above all, to see what speaks of greatness
    • in a human being. Then, in comparison to this greatness, all the little
    • faults that incite criticism must fade away. Just as with other great
    • from her. But the great things she has accomplished will remain.
    • He, too, has left the physical plane, he who stood there as the great
    • who finds the key to what is great in these works will come to admire
    • that what is therein expressed could only have come from the great
    • a distorting mirror, are truly great.
    • through their devotion, is making a great sacrifice for the world. All
    • renderings of the great truths are distortions. If someone wanted to
    • the truth as I can. This sacrifice is much greater than a moral sacrifice,
    • a martyr among the great martyrs for the truth. This is how we consider
    • a great sign appeared in heaven ...”
    • with signs representing the great phases of the evolution of humanity.
    • the path to that great point in time, they must have something to hang
    • is directed to the Ephesians. They put great stock in the development
    • of the greatest spiritual documents. There are hardly any great spiritual
    • Atlantis was the age in which seven great races developed one after
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    • their race. There is a great difference between a human being who says: I
    • When we look to the great
    • them, and they stood up on their feet, and great fear fell on those
    • (11:11 And after three days and an half the Spirit of life from God entered into them, and they stood upon their feet; and greatRev. 11:10,11)
    • leads to the great work of the brotherhood of humankind. The Theosophical
    • books that have been given to us by great individuals, only then are



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