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He died at home as he had wished, only this year, under the icons with a lighted taper in his hands. - "Master and Man", Leo Tolstoy.

By the time I was fully convinced that teleology was as dead as the Ptolemaic theory, and that 'wings were not planned for flight, but that flight has produced wings', hence that Haeckel's gospel of 'Dysteleology' or purposelessness in Nature satisfactorily explained creation- a great wave of oriental theosophy overflowed us; and a revival of Buddhism invited me to seek Nirvana as the final beatitude, where- " 'We shall be Part of the mighty universal whole, And through all icons mix and mingle with the Kosmic Soul! - "At the Mercy of Tiberius", August Evans Wilson.

Owing to the differences arising over icons and the form their worship should take, enthusiasm for the conversion of the pagans by the Latin Church considerably lessened. - "Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians", Woislav M. Petrovitch.

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