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#1. If man wants to obtain knowledge of the greatness and happiness of these worlds, then is nothing else possible than that he also will be introduced to the dangerous, with the fearfulness that they contain. One is not possible without the other. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#2. Everyday something must be achieved inwardly. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#3. I went to the Rudolf Steiner School in New York, and you're not allowed to watch TV. - Author: Jennifer Aniston
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#4. Our highest endeavor must be to develop free human beings who are able of themselves to impart purpose and direction to their lives. The need for imagination, a sense of truth, and a feeling of responsibility - these three forces are the very nerve of education. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#5. Geometry is knowledge that appears to be produced by human beings, yet whose meaning is totally independent of them. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#6. A real artist may create his picture in a lonely desert ... gods look over his shoulder; he creates in their company. What does he care whether or not anybody admires his picture? - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#7. Where God's presence is no longer a tenable proposition and where his absence is no longer a felt, indeed overwhelming weight, certain dimensions of thought and creativity are no longer attainable. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#8. Our highest endeavour must be to develop individuals who are able out of their own initiative to impart purpose & direction to their lives. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#9. He remembers that it was said to him, "Our ancestors were animal forms." But he does not remember that these forms were gods. This is the psychological basis for the emergence of Darwinism. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#10. It is important that we discover an educational method where people learn to learn and go on learning their whole lives - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#11. Herr Kafka, essen Sie keine Eier." (As one and only piece of dialog K recalls from his meeting with Rudolf Steiner - "Mr. Kafka don't eat eggs. - Author: Franz Kafka
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#12. For every step in spiritual perception, three steps are to be taken in moral development. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#13. The science of the future will be based on sympathetic vibrations. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#14. Intuition is the conscious experience - in pure spirit - of a purely spiritual content. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#15. Man is not a being who stands still, he is a being in the process of becoming. The more he enables himself to become, the more he fulfills his true mission. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#16. All the great Founders of religions have been possessed of clairvoyant sight. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#17. When the human being sings he lends expression to the great wise ways in which the world was made. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#18. It naturally elevates the soul to feel this intimate relationship to it's primal ground ... A man then feels himself truly at home, and whenever he is lifted up through music he can say to himself: "Yes, you come from other worlds, and in music you can experience your native place." - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#19. Because of their very nature, science and logical thinking can never decide what is possible or impossible. Their only function is to explain what has been ascertained by experience and observation. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#20. In so far as we think, we are the all-one being that pervades everything. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#21. In very ancient times of human evolution upon earth, humanity's revelation in word and sound was not differentiated in song and speech, but they were one. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#22. Reverence awakens in the soul a sympathetic power through which we attract qualities in the beings around us, which would otherwise remain concealed. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#23. May my soul bloom in love for all existence. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#24. Materialism has cast man into such depths that a mighty concentration of forces is necessary to raise him again. He is subject to illnesses of the nervous system which are veritable epidemics of the life of the soul. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#25. In the universe we have not to do with repetitions, each time that a cycle is passed, something new is added to the world's evolution and to at its human stage of development - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#26. You catch a fairly young field-vole and flay it ... We take the skin, when Venus stands in the sign of the scorpion, and combust the skin ... Now take the ash, which you got this way, and pepper it out on the fields. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#27. A race or nation stands so much the higher, the more perfectly its members express the pure, ideal human type ... The evolution of man through the incarnations in ever higher national and racial forms is thus a process of liberation [leading to] an ideal future. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#28. The higher worlds are around us. These worlds are not only heavenly worlds, not only worlds of happiness, though paradise and happiness are in them, but they are also worlds that could be terrible for the people, by dangerous facts and creatures. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#29. Thoughts that deny reincarnation are transformed in the next life into an inner unreality, an inner emptiness of life; this inner unreality and emptiness are experienced as torment, as disharmony. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#30. If there is something more powerful than destiny, this must be the human being who bears destiny unshaken. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#31. When human beings meet together seeking the spirit with unity of purpose then they will also find their way to each other ... - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#32. A real medicine can only exist when it penetrates into a knowledge which embraces the human being in respect to body, soul and spirit. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#33. These fourteen phases from full moon to new also have their result, and for the Egyptian consciousness this result was achieved through Isis. These fourteen phases are ruled by Isis. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#34. We differ from one another in our individual gifts which, however, belong to our inner nature. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#35. The myth says that Osiris was cut into fourteen pieces and was buried in fourteen graves. Here in this profound myth we have a wonderful reference to the cosmic event. The fourteen aspects of the moon are the fourteen pieces of the dismembered Osiris. 10 The complete Osiris is the whole moon-disk. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#36. We create the possibility for a better human form in our next life if during our jamaloca existence after death, when we still have an astral body, we can have memories connected with music. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#37. The stars once spoke to man. It is world destiny that they are silent now, but in their silence there grows and ripens what man speaks to the stars! - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#38. To truly know the world, look deeply within your own being; to truly know yourself, take real interest in the world. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#39. The sensory world is the school, without which the human being would never come to the spirit. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#40. I look at the bird in the cage and see the air, not only the air that is around the bird when it flies, but I see and feel the formative tendency of air in its form. When I do all this, then what lives in the forms becomes enlivened and spiritualized for me. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#41. Our task is to educate the human being in such a way that he or she can bring to expression in the right way that which is living in the whole human being, and on the other side that which puts him/her into the world in the right way. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#42. The heart of the Waldorf method is that education is an art-it must speak to the child's experience. To educate the whole child, his heart and his will must be reached, as well as the mind. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#43. The worlds represent increasing phases of densification, the involuting descent of spirit into matter, where the way becomes harder and longer ... - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#44. For every human illness, somewhere in the world there exists a plant which is the cure. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#45. That which secures life from exhaustion lies in the unseen world, deep at the roots of things. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#46. The outer world, with all its phenomena, is filled with divine splendour, but we must have experienced the divine within ourselves, before we can discover it in our environment - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#47. Knowledge of life in the astral world leads us to a conclusion of fundamental importance, namely that the physical world is the product of the astral world. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#48. The time has come to realize that supersensible knowledge has now to arise from the materialistic grave. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#49. Live through deeds of love, and let others live with tolerance for their unique intentions. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#50. Truth is a free creation of the human spirit, that never would exist at all if we did not generate it ourselves. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#51. The smallest thing in its rightful place can lead to the highest goals. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#52. In order to approach a creation as sublime as the Bhagavad-Gita with full understanding it is necessary to attune our soul to it. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#53. Where is the book in which the teacher can read about what teaching is? The children themselves are this book. We should not learn to teach out of any book other than the one lying open before us and consisting of the children themselves. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#54. When you try to do one step forward to attain knowledge about the hidden truths, then do the same time three steps forward to perfect your character. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#55. All knowledge pursued merely for the enrichment of personal learning and the accumulation of personal treasure leads you away from the path; but all knowledge pursued for growth to ripeness within the process of human ennoblement and cosmic development brings you a step forward. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#56. The task of understanding is not to replicate in conceptual form something that already exists, but rather to create a wholly new realm, that together with the world given to our senses constitutes the fullness of reality. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#57. Matter is never without Spirit. Spirit is never without Matter. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#58. The history of our spiritual life is a continuing search for the unity between ourselves and the world. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#59. Anthroposophy is not a game, nor just a theory; it is a task that must be faced for the sake of human evolution. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#60. If men had known how to permeate the soul with mathematics in the right way in the arithmetic lessons during these past years, we should not now have Bolshevism in Eastern Europe. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#61. In the future no human being is to find peace in the enjoyment of happiness if others beside him are unhappy. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#62. When sculpting the human figure in stone it is necessary to draw the whole form out of the content of the head. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#63. Music is the expression of the will of nature while all other arts are expressions of the idea of nature. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#64. For human beings, love is the most important fruit of experience in the sense world. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#65. For what lies inside the human being is the whole spiritual cosmos in condensed form. In our inner organism we have an image of the entire cosmos. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#66. There will be as much deceit and criminality in the world as there is lack of art. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#67. When we feel an obligation to test the things we say and to find the boundaries within which what we say has validity, then we are contributing to a real inner consolidation of our human feeling for existence. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#68. Seek the truly practical life, but seek it in such a way that it does not blind you to the spirit working in it. Seek the spirit, but seek it not out of spiritual greed, but so that you may apply it in the genuinely practical life. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#69. Again and again one can listen: this is my opinion, I think this or that ... As if it matters, what one or the other thinks! The point is much more to what the truth is! - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#70. A healthy social life is found only, when in the mirror of each soul the whole community finds its reflection, and when in the whole community the virtue of each one is living. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#71. Feelings are for the soul what food is for the body. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#72. Grateful for his mistakes, man should be the gods, because by overcoming the faults the stronger force is developed. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#73. Each individual is a species unto him/herself. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#74. I ask you to write this deeply into your souls ... the materialistic culture ... is now on the way to its close. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#75. The student of mathematics must get rid of all arbitrary thinking and follow purely the demands of thought. In thinking in this way, the laws of the spiritual world flow into him. This regulated thinking leads to the most spiritual truths. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#76. Anthroposophie is not a religion but a tool for understanding of religions. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#77. Love starts when we push aside our ego and make room for someone else. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#78. The thing itself is one; the images are many. What leads to a perceptive understanding of the thing is not the focus on one image, but the viewing of many images together. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#79. We find the instrument for the Knowledge of God in ourselves But we find God everywhere. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#80. You will not be good teachers if you focus only on what you do and not upon who you are. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#81. Heights of the spirit can only be climbed by passing through the portals of humility. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#82. The common trait of all evil is nothing other than egoism ... Basically all human evil comes from what we call the selfishness. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#83. Our egoism gains nothing from acts of love, but the world gains all the more. Esotericism tells us that love is to the world what the Sun is for outer life. No soul could thrive if love departed from the world. Love is the "moral" Sun of the world. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#84. Colour is the soul of Nature and of the entire cosmos ... - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#85. Rudolf Steiner, whose synthesis of science, consciousness, and social innovation continues to inspire my work and whose methodological grounding in - Author: C. Otto Scharmer
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#86. The Greeks had the greatest architectonic gifts. Every art has its climax at some point, and here architecture had its high point. Modeling and painting reached their climax elsewhere. Despite the gigantic pyramids, the most wonderful architecture appears in the Greek temple. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#87. Where the realm of freedom of thought and action begin, the determination of individuals according to generic laws ends. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#88. Most naughtiness arises because the children are bored and lack a relationship with the teacher. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#89. It is the death of present art when it returns again and again to the model. Use of the model is only an intermediate stage in artistic development. Create out of a living spirituality to overcome everything naturalistic. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#90. Intuition is for thinking what observation is for perception. Intuition & observation are sources of knowledge. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#91. Only when I follow my love for my objective is it I myself who act. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#92. Beauty is not the divine in a cloak of physical reality; no, it is physical reality in a cloak that is divine. The artist does not bring the divine on to the earth by letting it flow into the world; he raises the world into the sphere of the divine. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#93. Without common sense, all thine efforts are in vain. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#94. Our task is to harvest from the mortal world fruits for the immortal. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#95. Anthroposophy does not want to impart knowledge. It seeks to awaken life. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#96. We are fully human only while playing, and we play only when we are
human in the truest sense of the word. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#97. If humanity is to live in the future in a socially right way, humanity must educate its children in a socially right way. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#98. If we can simply distinguish between the different successive stages of evolution, it is possible to see primeval events within the earthly events of the present. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#99. What is necessary to keep providing good care to nature has completely fallen into ignorance during the materialism era. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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#100. You have no idea how unimportant is all that the teacher says or does not say on the surface, and how important what he himself is as teacher. - Author: Rudolf Steiner
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