“Each one of us must choose his hero in whose footsteps he toils up to Olympus” no longer holds for us." | "...if only we probe deep enough into the very heart of our being, there dwells something noble, something worthy of development." | "our contribution to the development of the world, however trifling, must be something which, by reason of the uniqueness of our nature, we [I] alone can offer." | "a vital interest of our individuality." | Shiller: "The healthy heart is but the glass which gives creation back."
My ideal for health appears beyond the years remaining is the truth, but this heart concept is not an experience - though it beats, though I breath, somehow the rhythms do not reveal nobility nor anything to contribute.
" understanding may depend ...on his will." Here then is the weak link. --> "to withdraw oneself awhile from the immediate impressions of life, and to betake oneself into the realm of pure thought."
"In the act of composing, the rules of theory become the servants of life, of reality" | In the act of composing, the rules of theory become the servants of life, of reality" | Here, now, approaching the end, I aim - as usual - for this unique contribution, even just a little.