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When LOVE for GOD has been doubled in your HEART,
there is no doubt that GOD has love for YOU.
If you find the mirror of the heart dull, the rust has not been cleared from its face.
Soul receives from soul that knowledge, therefore not by book nor from tongue. If knowledge of mysteries come after emptiness of mind, that is illumination of heart.
The way the Beloved can fit in my heart, two thousand lives could fit in this body of mine. One kernel could contain a thousand bushels, and a hundred worlds pass through the eye of the needle.
This that is tormented and very tired, tortured with restraints like a madman, this heart.
Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.
Until the juice ferments a while in the cask, it isn't wine. If you wish your heart to be bright, you must do a little work.
Come, seek, for search is the foundation of fortune:
every success depends upon focusing the heart.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
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