Sunday, 22 July 2012

Juxtaposition


“Refusal to believe until proof is given is a rational position; denial of all outside of our own limited experience is absurd.” 
- Annie Besant





 "Men who think themselves wise believe nothing till the proof. Men who are wise believe anything till the disproof."

- Hassan to Selim 
James Elroy Flecker's play 
"Hassan: the story of Hassan of Bagdad 
and how he came to make the golden journey to Samarkand"






1 comment:

  1. UK readers may be interested in this BBC podcast on Annie Besant:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01jxtd7

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