Whereas what man can learn about the world through his senses and through the intellect which relies upon sense-observation may be called ‘anthropology,’ what the spiritual man within us can know may be called ‘anthroposophy.’
It is the framework which changes with each new technology and not just the picture within the frame.
By annihilating the desires, you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.
Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.
It is only when our life proceeds within bounds and in an accepted, disciplined way, that the mind can be free.
As states subsist in part by keeping their weaknesses from being known, so is it the quiet of families to have their chancery and their parliament within doors, and to compose and determine all emergent differences there.
We were not meant to mask ourselves before our fellow-beings, but to be, through our human forms, true and clear utterances of the spirit within. Since God gave us these bodies, they must have been given us as guides to Him and revealers of Him.
When I go fishing I like to know that there’s nobody within five miles of me.
It is one of the aims of linguistics to define itself, to recognise what belongs within its domain. In those cases where it relies upon psychology, it will do so indirectly, remaining independent.
Within speech, words are subject to a kind of relation that is independent of the first and based on their linkage: these are syntagmatic relations, of which I have spoken.