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“Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.” —C. S. Lewis

Of the first heaven of heavenly fame
Second heaven was a reflection
The creator of both the same
The artist in heaven one

 The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it.

Augustus Hare

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“What a piece of work is a man, how noble in reason, how infinite in faculties, in form and moving how express and admirable, in action how like an angel, in apprehension how like a god.” —William Shakespeare

In many mansions, humble and sublime,
dwell beings at once sentient and divine.

“People in big empty places are likely to behave very much as the gods did on Olympus.”

Edna Ferber

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“Of the delights of this world man cares most for sexual intercourse, yet he has left it out of his heaven.” –Mark Twain

Pick-Me-Up-MartiniApproaching the great spiral stairway at the end of the road, a shapely figure in a red micro-mini and feathered boa, says to a frumpy figure in a black habit and wimple, “I must be going down, for sex was my way of life, while you must be going up.” Holding its wimple, the frumpy figure hops on the banister and shouts, “…Been there, done that.

          Any adult who seriously thinks that sex is an antonym for heaven, and chastity a synonym, needs to get laughed.

“Any real ecstasy is a sign you are moving in the right direction, don’t let any prude tell you otherwise.”Saint Teresa Of Avila

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