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Others take to mysticism because they are neurotically unfit to cope with this world or because they are afraid to cope with it or because they are pathological invalids or because they want a faith as queer, cranky, and credulous as they themselves are.

-- Notebooks Category 16: The Sensitives > Chapter 4: Those Who Seek > # 148

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