Wilhelm von Humboldt

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    Wilhelm von Humboldt quote. For even if we know very little that is certain about spirit or soul, the true nature of the body, of materiality, is totally unknown and incomprehensible to us

    For even if we know very little that is certain about spirit or soul, the true nature of the body, of materiality, is totally unknown and incomprehensible to us

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    Wilhelm von Humboldt quote. Happiness is so nonsynonymous with joy or pleasure that it is not infrequently sought and felt in grief and deprivation

    Happiness is so nonsynonymous with joy or pleasure that it is not infrequently sought and felt in grief and deprivation

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    Wilhelm von Humboldt quote. Faith can be interested in results only, for a truth once recognized as such puts an end to the believer's thinking

    Faith can be interested in results only, for a truth once recognized as such puts an end to the believer's thinking

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    Wilhelm von Humboldt quote. If something possesses no capacity for activity whatever, it is nothing; it may be wholly penetrated, but it cannot be touched. Therefore passivity and reaction are everywhere equal

    If something possesses no capacity for activity whatever, it is nothing; it may be wholly penetrated, but it cannot be touched. Therefore passivity and reaction are everywhere equal

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