Paul Brunton Philosophic Foundation homepage > Notebooks of Paul Brunton

No glimpse is ever full and complete. If it were, the person experiencing it would be unable to fall into spiritual ignorance again. From this we may understand that however wonderful a glimpse of the Overself may be, it is still only a cloudy reflection of the real thing.

-- Notebooks Category 22: Inspiration and the Overself > Chapter 8: Glimpses and Permanent Illumination > # 48

The Notebooks are copyright © 1984-1989, The Paul Brunton Philosophic Foundation.