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“The great passions, truths, and images are not normal middles, not averages. Tongue-tied Moses who kills, has horns and a black desert wife; Christ turned miracles, lacerated on the Cross; ecstatic Mohammed; Hercules and the heroes, even Ulysses; and the extraordinary awesome goddesses — all these are unpredictable extremes that bespeak the soul in extremis[…]

[…] The fatal flaw is indeed Fate, Necessity, reaching our own soul through her daughters, despite all shields of prudence that would take arms against it.”

— James Hillman: Athene, Ananke, and Abnormal Psychology


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