Paracelsus Quote

Man is a seed and the world is his apple; and just as the seed fares in the apple, so does man fare in the world, which surrounds him.


'Man in the Cosmos', in J. Jacobi (ed.), Paracelus: Selected Writings (1951)

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Man is a seed and the world is his apple; and just as the seed fares in the apple, so does man fare in the world, which surrounds him.

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Man is a seed and the world is his apple; and just as the seed fares in the apple, so does man fare in the world, which surrounds him.

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Man is a seed and the world is his apple; and just as the seed fares in the apple, so does man fare in the world, which surrounds him.

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Man is a seed and the world is his apple; and just as the seed fares in the apple, so does man fare in the world, which surrounds him.