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Reed Enger, "Religion," in Obelisk Art History, Published April 13, 2016; last modified May 25, 2018, http://arthistoryproject.com/subjects/religion/.
Dost thou see how the unjust tyranny of worldly power and the might of darkness prevail? Hear, thou knight of Christ, ride on beside the Lord Jesus; guard the truth, win the martyr's crown!
The penalty of sin remains as long as the hatred of self...
Have I given the message?—O Allah, be my witness.
The Poetic Genius is the true Man and the body or outward form of Man is derived from the Poetic Genius.
Attraction and repulsion, reason and energy, love and hate, are necessary to human existence. From these contraries spring what the religious call Good and Evil... Good is heaven. Evil is hell.
Want to become a Brahman? Memorize 1000 laws.
I am Nin-jirsu. No country can bear my fierce stare, nobody escapes my outstretched arms.