Robert Anton Wilson Quote

The most important truths always appear first as blasphemies or obscenities. That's why every great innovator is persecuted. And the sacraments look obscene, too, to an outsider. The eucharist is just sublimated cannibalism, to the unawakened. When the Pope kisses the feet of the laity, he looks like an old toe-queen to some people. The rites of Pan look like a suburban orgy.


The Illuminatus! Trilogy (ed. Hachette UK, 2012) - ISBN: 9781780337579

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The most important truths always appear first as blasphemies or obscenities. That's why every great innovator is persecuted. And the sacraments look...

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The most important truths always appear first as blasphemies or obscenities. That's why every great innovator is persecuted. And the sacraments look...

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The most important truths always appear first as blasphemies or obscenities. That's why every great innovator is persecuted. And the sacraments look...

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The most important truths always appear first as blasphemies or obscenities. That's why every great innovator is persecuted. And the sacraments look...