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What a man sees and thinks is only an awareness gleaned by the shallower part of himself. There is his deeper being--indeed, the term "part" is quite inapplicable here--his real essence, the greater Consciousness from which thoughts and emotions emerge for their limited lives. To find and know this is a duty to which he must one day come.

-- Notebooks Category 1: Overview of the Quest > Chapter 1: What the Quest Is > # 118

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