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Pain and suffering belong to the worlds of limited being, not to the world of infinite being. If man has to endure them, it is because they serve to remind him of this, to warn him against self-deception and to arouse him to take the homeward path.

-- Notebooks Category 13: Human Experience > Chapter 1: Situation > # 183

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