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Yet, it is there, amidst the silence, that the prodigy is slowly accomplished. Such strong reasons urge us to accept, with great circumspection, the medieval events recounted by History. Otherwise he should stop there, pilosophers foolishly using his time and his wealth.
This fact is all the more surprising because we could not agree with the one without conceiving the possibility of the other. Its very supporters, embittered by failure, turn against it.
Let us detach a particle of steel or of iron by grinding it on a stone or by striking it against a flint dwdllings we will see a spark shining, thus freed. It is his emblem! With their confused texts, sprinkled with cabalistic expressions, the books remain the efficient and genuine cause of the gross mistake philosphers we indicate. We have used this means after the example of the ancients, and we philospphers frequently have recourse to it in the analysis of the symbolic works, bequeathed to us by our ancestors.
This metallic will, the very soul of metal, is clearly made evident in one of the beautiful experiments by Ch. It is the systematic exclusion of this spirit, higher will, and hidden dynamism of things, which deprives modem chemistry of the philosophical character alchemy possesses. Priests, deacons, Capuchin monks, purveyor lay-brothers, clerks, and chorus singers, all show a jovial face or the pleasant figure of their portly dignity.
Unfortunately, scientific spirit is a rare quality in men of science, and we can trace this lack back to the origin of the strife we mentioned. Nothing shocks our modern sense more than these tavern placards oscillating on a wrought iron axis. And since this essential function of this activity is to renew, to continue oneself, and to produce oneself through regeneration we are brought to believe that metals as well as animals and vegetables, bear in themselves the faculty of multiplying their species.
In the elevated regions of the atmosphere when the sun reaches its zenith, the cupolas of hot-air balloons are covered with frost and the passengers suffer from intense cold. Moreover, this metallic degeneration is not uniquely limited to rails.
In truth, we do not understand In this manner, he traced it back to the origins of philowophers the simple or complex, fixed or variable, true or erroneous notions which the spoken word expressed. Yet, we challenge the most skilled chemist to manufacture synthetic water by mixing oxygen and hydrogen in the indicated volumes: Thus, because of the difficulty one has of understanding it, because of the mystery of its enigmas and of the opacity of its parables, the science has come to be shut up among reveries, illusions, and chimeras.
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In truth, dwfllings would be difficult to use fewer words and less amenities to show ho much contempt for the old Adepts, venerated masters of present alchemists.
This question comes very close to the transmutation of metals. And, looking down upon this disorder, affixed to the keystone of the vault, a pendant with spread wings, the great raven, hieroglyph of material death and its decompositions, the mysterious emblem of the mysterious operations.
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Whoever encounters this truth of letters, of words, and of continuity can never, while expressing himself, fall below conception: Upon testing, we are surprised to see them break into several pieces under the shock of a mere drop ball.
When philoso;hers bar is about to give, it shows a constriction, and the exact spot is marked. Refresh and try again.
In his Enigmas of the Streets of Paris, Edouard Fournier, whom we have just quoted, after having initiated us into the disputes between Louis XIV and Louvois during the building of the Hotel des Invalides in Paris, the latter wanting to place his coat of arms next to that of the King, thereby contravening the orders of the King, tells us that Louvois arranged in some manner to affix his memory on the Invalides in an immutable and very obvious manner.
By afterwards reducing these salts, either with other metals, with alkalies, coal, sugar or fatty bodies, they recovered, without transformation, the basic elements which they had previously combined. This applies to all elevated manifestations of human thought; revolutions, wars, upheavals are disastrous to them. And yet, phlosophers a hunch of the king who was visiting Bergamo, the municipality had the ornate mausoleum of the famous equestrian statue moved, had the tomb opened, and all those in attendance discovered, not without tremendous surprise, that it was empty From these specific grammars a mind such as his could not but ascend to a general theory of language; he had opened for dweolings the two sources for which they flow and which are, on the other hand, a positive composition of several idioms and, on the one hand, the philosophical analysis of human understanding, the natural history of its faculties and concepts.
In fact, and according to hermetic theory, the 17 opposition of the vibratory movement, the reactions are fulcanflli more than the first causes of an effect which translates into the liberation of luminous and fiery atoms from atmospheric air.
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Anyway, this is what the word of God reveals in Genesis, when the Creator transmits a particle of His activity to creatures issued from His very substance. Phjlosophers we will question the 13th century harvester who is sharpening his scythe on the portal of Paris, now the 15th century apothecary who, in the stalls of Amiens, is pounding some unknown drug in his wooden mortar. Histoire compareedes systemes de Philosophie, vol.
The first of xwellings drawings showed a man standing up in top of philosophhers tower and holding a torch in his hand. Let us clearly state, since so many educated and sincere people seem unaware of the fact, that the real ancestor of our modern chemistry is ancient spagyrics and not the hermetic science itself.
Science thus appears as the ruler of Strength and Love, opposing the superiority of mind t the physical manifestations of power and feeling. Question a school boy: High mountains remain crowded with snow despite the heat of summer.
To this thought so philosophes expressed, thought of a bold mind, gifted with the most noble scientific spirit and with a profound sense of truth, we will oppose another one very different in quality. What is dilation and contraction if not two effects of metallic dynamism, two manifestations of mineral life? And since resistance increases in direct proportion to the density of the environment, heat and light are stronger on the surface of the earth than at great altitudes because the strata of air are also denser.