kindle

A Quote by Carl Gustav Jung on human, existence, kindle, light, meaning, dark, darkness, and being

As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
[this quote also appears in Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, Chapter 9, p. 28]

Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)

Source: Memories, Dreams, Reflections (1963) p. 326

Contributed by: Meenakshi

A Quote by Sage Vasishtha on one, many, rama candles, kindle, flame, and brahman

The one never became many, O Rama. When many candles are kindled from another, it is the same flame that burns in all candles; even so, the one Brahman appears to be many.

Sage Vasishtha

Source: The Concise Yoga Vasistha ed. Swami Venkatesananda, P. 75

Contributed by: Meenakshi

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