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This exercise in emptying the mind of its thoughts begins as a negative one but must end as a positive one. For when all thoughts are gone, it will then be possible to affirm the pure principle of Thought itself.

-- Notebooks Category 23: Advanced Contemplation > Chapter 7: Contemplative Stillness > # 153

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