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A Quote by Herman Hesse on reincarnation, relationships, birth, mortal, transitory, death, reborn, and time

"He saw all these forms and faces in a thousand relationships become newly born. Each one was mortal, a passionate, painful example of all that is transitory. Yet none of them died, they only changed, were always reborn, continually had a new face: only time stood between one face and another."

Herman Hesse

Source: Siddhartha

Contributed by: bajarbattu

A Quote by C.S. Lewis on mortal, god, and questions

Can a mortal ask questions which God finds unanswerable? Quite easily, I should think. All nonsense questions are unanswerable.

C.S. Lewis

Source: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/c/c_s_lewis.html

Contributed by: Alyssa

A Quote by Divine Councelor on urantia, mortal, thought adjuster, mind, consciousness, and human

And it is not so much what mind comprehends as what mind desires to comprehend that insures survival; it is not so much what mind is like as what mind is striving to be like that constitutes spirit identification. It is not so much that man is conscious of God as that man yearns for God that results in universe ascension. What you are today is not so important as what you are becoming day by day and in eternity.

Mind is the cosmic instrument on which the human will can play the discords of destruction, or upon which this same human will can bring forth the exquisite melodies of God identification and consequent eternal survival. The Adjuster bestowed upon man is, in the last analysis, impervious to evil and incapable of sin, but mortal mind can actually be twisted, distorted, and rendered evil and ugly by the sinful machinations of a perverse and self-seeking human will. Likewise can this mind be made noble, beautiful, true, and good--actually great--in accordance with the spirit-illuminated will of a God-knowing human being.

Divine Councelor

Source: The Urantia Book, Pages: 1216...1217

Contributed by: Breeze

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