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 Teilhard de Chardin - “Driven by the forces of love, the fragments of the world seek each other so that the world may come to being.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Evolution is gaining the psychic zones of the world... life, being and ascent of consciousness, could not continue to advance indefinitely along its line without transforming itself in depth. The being who is the object of his own reflection, in consequence, of that very doubling back upon himself becomes in a flash able to raise himself to a new sphere.”
 Teilhard de Chardin - “Someday, after we have mastered the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire.”
 Teilhard de Chardin - “The universe as we know it is a joint product of the observer and the observed.”
 Teilhard de Chardin - “It doesn't matter if the water is cold or warm if you're going to have to wade through it anyway.”
 Teilhard de Chardin - “Love is a sacred reserve of energy it is like the blood of spiritual evolution.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “We have only to believe. And the more threatening and irreducible reality appears, the more firmly and desperately we must believe. Then, little by little, we shall see the universal horror unbend, and then smile upon us, and then take us in its more than human arms.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Love alone can unite living beings so as to complete and fulfill them... for it alone joins them by what is deepest in themselves. All we need is to imagine our ability to love developing until it embraces the totality of men and the earth.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “From an evolutionary point of view, man has stopped moving, if he ever did move.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “You are not a human being in search of a spiritual experience. You are a spiritual being immersed in a human experience.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of oneself to others.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Someday, after mastering winds, waves, tides and gravity, we shall harness the energy of love and for the second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Our duty, as men and women, is to proceed as if limits to our ability did not exist. We are collaborators in creation.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “The whole of life lies in the verb seeing.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “We have only to believe. And the more threatening and irreducible reality appears, the more firmly and desperately must we believe. Then, little by little, we shall see the universal horror unbend, and then smile upon us, and then take us in its more human arms.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Love alone is capable of uniting living beings in such a way as to complete and fulfill them, for it alone takes them and joins them by what is deepest in themselves.... Does not love every instant achieve all around us, in the couple or the team, the magic feat ... of 'personalizing' by totalizing And if that is what it can achieve daily on a small scale, why should it not repeat this one day on world-wide dimensions”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “To love is to approach each other center to center.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “If there were no internal propensity to unite, even at a prodigiously rudimentary levelindeed in the molecule itself it would be physically impossible for love to appear higher up, with us, in 'hominized' form.... Driven by the forces of love, the fragments of the world seek each other so that the world may come into being.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Some say, after we have mastered the wind, the waves, the tides, and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in history of the world, man will have discovered fire.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “The end of the world the wholesale internal introversion upon itself of the noosphere, which has simultaneously reached the uttermost limit of its complexity and its centrality ... the overthrow of equilibrium, detaching the mind, furfilled at last, from its material matrix, so that it will henceforth rest with all its weight on God-Omega ... critical point simultaneously of emergence and emersion, of maturation and evasion.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “It is our duty as men and women to behave as though limits to our ability do not exist. We are collaborators in creation of the Universe.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “It is our duty as men and women to proceed as though the limits of our abilities do not exist.”
 Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - “Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire.”