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Dec132008

Stendhal on astrology

Any announcement of future events is an infringement of the rule, and involves this danger—that it may change the event, in which case the whole science falls to the ground,  and becomes nothing more than a childish game.  

The Charterhouse of Parma, Chapter 8

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"Announcements of future events" could also be seen as the reversing mode of memory: imagination in both cases, with creation and developments sowing gaps of approximations in the first called reality.
October 25, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTsilikat

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