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Old 01-07-2011, 12:03 PM   #16
Gorgeous George
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Re: Aikido as Sport: Did O'Sensei Condemn It?

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Attilio Anthony John Wagstaffe wrote: View Post
How the world would be if we still remained as slime.......????
'If you try to imagine, as nearly as you can, what an amount of misery, pain and suffering of every kind the sun shines upon in its course, you will admit that it would be much better if, on the earth as little as on the moon, the sun were able to call forth the phenomena of life; and if, here as there, the surface were still in a crystalline state.'

- Arthur Schopenhauer

Last edited by Gorgeous George : 01-07-2011 at 12:05 PM. Reason: Schopenhauer says it better.
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