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Psychotherapy

By: Hugo Münsterberg

...Talking about viewing the Ocean If I take the attitude of appreciation, it would be absurd to say that this wave is composed of chemical elements which I do not see; and if I take the attitude of physical explanation, it would be equally absurd to deny that such elements are all of which the wave is made. From the one standpoint, the ocean is really e...

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Corpus of a Siam Mosquito

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...d not occur to him that a third possibility might have been the variety of chemical substances already in his body mixed with the new amphetamines tha... ...es from. Within this desert of cacti and brambles they poured destructive chemicals and suicidal inclinations to kill and enlarge their brambly world... ... There was nothing. There was movement while he sat in a city bus. All elements had burst out of the Big bang. All things (even ideas) were conce... ...putative lightning that struck the ocean and caused the crystallization of elements. Six adroit teenagers playing a game of takraw were in a cres... ... both sides of their faces shot with water containing some form of caustic chemicals that burned lacerations which later changed into black eyes. For... ...han this but they are vile to one's nose with everything going back to the elements and all." They descended the stairs. She sensed that his hand was... ...here some water in the plastic guns had been adulterated with some caustic chemicals. However, he did not like casting shadowy illusions into the sen...

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Unlocking the Zohar

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...hat there is an immediate reward for altruistic behavior in the form of a chemical called “dopamine,” released in the benefactor’s brain and prompti... ...what we have said before to restore some order. Reality consists of three elements: the light, the power of love and giving (the creator), the will ... ...de, male and female. These are only a few examples because each of these elements of reality has many names in The Zohar, taken from the language o... ...e rest of reality in it, called “angels,” “clothes,” and “palaces,” whose elements are innumerable. Bear in mind that although The Zohar elucidates e... ...illed; the cold can be heated; the solid can be turned to liquid through chemical operations, and the liquid into air, meaning only gas, where any ... ...f the Daat. 78) Similarly, the creator created the body out of four basic elements: Fire, wind, dust, and water, similar to Neshama to Abraham 225... ...orld. fIve oUTleTS of The MoUTh Lech Lecha [Go f orth] 79) …And those four elements, which are four Behinot [discernments], Hochma, Bina, Tifferet, a...

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The Mystery of Jamieson Stone

By: Jonathan Cross

... the fear of door knobs, the list was endless. The variety of effects from this mental or chemical imbalance was so ubiquitous that it defied any si... ... unclear, but he told me to get over here, and that I would be working with some criminal elements, but to suspend my judgment.” “I only have one q...

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Links and Factoids

By: Sam Vaknin

...ty of Agricultural Sciences and Italy's University of Cagliari discovered that the chemicals emitted by the flower - three types of oligosulphides ... ...ifically. Latent prints lifted off crime scenes with the application of special chemicals or ultraviolet light are often incomplete or indistinc... ...the first known case, in 1941, a Norwegian woman spoke in a German accent. All the elements of pronunciation shift - pacing, rhythm, intonation, an... ... Technology published study according to which 1.6 kilograms of fuel, 72 grams of chemicals and 32 kilograms of water are consumed in the manufact... ...utilizes 160 times the amount of energy needed to make mere silicon. Thousands of chemicals are used in the process, some of them highly toxic. ... ...tp://mintaka.sdsu.edu/GF/mirages/mirintro.html http://www.islandnet.com/~see/weather/elements/mirage1.htm Miss America Mary Katherine Campbell, the o... ... When the food is high energy, we taste it as sweet. When the food contains certain chemicals it tastes salty. Heated food releases more molecule...

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Secret of the Sands

By: Aren, Rai and E., Tavius

...lly worked up the courage to speak. “The metal alloy in them is not a known material. The elements are not part of the periodic table,” he said just ... ...Assan looked at them, “It is possible there is some correlation, that the combi- nation of elements in your system somehow affected her in particular,... ...ere brown burnt marks and a white residue on the ends of it. It looked as if some sort of chemical had burned through the cords and the ropes holding... ...mined the rope closely, “This is very strange. These burn marks could have been caused by chemicals, but not by any I have ever handled before, this ... ...sed by chemicals, but not by any I have ever handled before, this was thick, strong rope. Chemicals that could do this are certainly not readily avai... ...n the Queen and Princess were going sailing today. How long would it have taken for these chemicals to burn through?” “It is hard to say without kn... ...lyzed the metal of the cylinders yourself. Remember, you’re the one who told us that ‘the elements were not part of the periodic table.’ We know the... ...ch a person, but was there anything you know of that caused this?” “There was an unusual chemical in Queen Axiana’s system when she was trying to c... ...ful enough to see through her?” “Perhaps, but it is quite likely that the combination of elements was the catalyst, though Princess Anjia would hav...

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From Chaos to Harmony

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...icial appearance of a particular combination of these forces. They know which elements need mending to yield a clearer, brighter, and sharper pictur... ...ords, all the plants of a certain kind operate in the same way, and specific elements in the species do not have singularity of their own. The grea... ... individualization, conflict, and competition. At the end of these stages the elements unite into a single, harmonious system. She used as an exampl... ...has a personal, egoistic inter- est. However, the essence of evolution is that elements with personal interest unite into a single body and work for... ...e function as healthy parts within it. Thus, if we thoroughly examine Nature’s elements, we will see that altruism is the basis for life. Every livin... ...rchers assume that there is a reward for altruistic behavior in the form of a chemical called “dopamine,” released in the benefactor’s brain and pro...

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The Silver Lining: Moral Deliberations in Modern Cinema

By: Sam Vaknin, Ph. D.

...s clear that we do not acquire the hardware (neurones) and software (electrical and chemical pathways) we are born with. But it is equally clear tha... ...acquire" both brain mass and the contents of our brains (its wiring or irreversible chemical changes) through learning and experience. Does this pro... ... a partial parallel, at best: the computer and word processing software are passive elements. It is my brain that does the authoring. And so, the my... ...by definition, a part of Nature. His tools are natural. He interacts with the other elements of Nature and modifies it - but so do all other species... ... completely lack organisation. Yet, structure and organization are mere language elements. They are “in our head” so to speak. They do not exist ... ...e range of planetary habitability is much larger than thought. But whatever their chemical composition, most Alien species are likely to be sentie...

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The Natural State, In the Words of U.G. Krishnamurti

By: U.G. Krishnamurti, Edited by Peter Maverick

...ur natural state will blast every cell, every gland, every nerve. It is a chemical change. An alchemy of some sort takes place. But this state has no... ...ort takes place. But this state has nothing to do with the experiences of chemical drugs. Those are experiences, this is not. _______ Does such a... ...false continuity, which destroys the body. It is radically disturbing the chemical balance of the body. The body, which is only interested in surviva... ...ystem demands that relationships be based on love, but the most important elements are security and possessiveness. When your hold on the other weak... ... I think our whole thinking has to be put on a different track. It is all chemical. If, as they say, desires are hormones, then the whole ethical co...

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Fuzzy and Neutrosophic Analysis of Women with Hiv/Aids

By: W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy and Florentin Smarandache

...e space. We further assume no intermediate relation exists within the domain elements or node and the range space elements. The number of elements ... ... of elements in the range space need not in general be equal to the number of elements in the domain space. Thus throughout this section we assume t... ...mediate relations exist within the domain and the range spaces. The number of elements or nodes in the range space need not be equal to the number o... ...lements or nodes in the domain space. Throughout this section we assume the elements of a domain space are taken from the neutrosophic vector spac... ...erval [0, 1] as in IFS. e) NS, like dialetheism, can describe paradoxist elements, NS(paradoxist element) = (1, I, 1), while IFL can not descri... ...eory, fuzzy groups, and applications of fuzzy theory of the problems faced in chemical industries and cement industries. Currently, six Ph.D. schola...

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Kabbalah for the Student

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...han abstract names, as they are completely and from the outset, devoid of elements that are imagined. But that is not the case. On the contrary, Kabb... ...ween them, but only a different degree, perceived in the substance of the elements of reality in each world. The substance of the elements of realit... ...t world, is purer than in all the ones below it. And the substance of the elements of reality in the second world is coarser than in that of the fir... ... continues similarly down to this world before us, whose substance of the elements in reality is coarser and darker than in all the worlds preceding ... ...d darker than in all the worlds preceding it. However, the shapes and the elements of reality and all their occurrences come unchanged and equal in ... ...ce” in it, though we are not yet able to tell these forces apart, as with chemical elements. Perhaps in the future they will be discovered in their ... ...be discovered in their pure form, as we have only recently discovered the chemical elements. EqUAl f or CE in SpiriTUAl And phy SiCAl In a word: all ... ...hilled; the cold can be heated; the solid can be turned to liquid through chemical operations, and the liquid into air, meaning only gas, where any ... ...scopic atoms in the smallest elements of any essence, separated through a chemical process, they, too, are merely abstract forms that appear that wa...

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God Prophecy

By: Dr. Paraskev

...icles and they are manifestations of the same laws of nature - biological, chemical, physical, astrophysical, etc. According to these laws, organism a... ...r becomes the second structural element of our method. And thus, these two elements Goodness and prayer become all that method is, all that method...

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The Suffering of Being Kafka

By: Sam Vaknin

... grew old, he added to his burden a stool with an attached umbrella, to shield him from the elements, and a greenish nylon sheet to protect his ware... ...e. I am sharpened, like a raw nerve firing impulses to you, receiving yours, an electrical- chemical dialog, consisting of your smelly sweat, my scen...

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An Apostate: Nawin of Thais

By: Steven David Justin Sills

...n at the loss of a body departing from her and into Noppawan's hands, with chemicals amuck in her body and brain, and jealousy ready to fulminate, but... ...de his clothes wrinkled and smelly, and left him with the need to urinate. Chemical fixations and caprices went out of him entirely with his liquids. ... ...hether or not his parents were alive, spirits, or nothingness beyond loose elements, a man had to commune with them and declare his manhood in this wa... ...himself that Kimberly's post-partum depression and her swift leap into the elements had not been his fault (fault not having yet been officially deter... ...nes, so he was not smelling the scent of the man mixed with the artificial chemicals as they were on him, but the scent of him within his perfumed mix... ...d continue to be sequacious to trust what was experienced in either of the chemically induced realms but then, he asked himself, what choice did it ha... ...se banks of the Chao Phraya river in Ayutthaya when solitary play with the elements inherent in air, rain, and dirt and the chase of an idea scurrying... ...y of human emotions thereafter as Nawin, feelings were gossamer threads of chemicals prompting puppet man to breed and breed elsewhere. Marriage had a... ...l microorganism was perfect in contrast to the debris of dark free flowing elements of space), why then did he judge a given person as being beautiful...

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Rise and Fall of Cesar Birotteau

By: Honoré de Balzac

...gaged in analyzing hair: Chiffreville, his associate in the manufacture of chemical products, told me so. If my discovery should jump with his, my ess... ... up in what I have to say!” cried Cesar, naively. “Popinot, this man has a chemical effect upon me; his voice heats my stomach, and even gives me a sl... ...serves the hair: they don’t know that whale-oil is just as good. No power, chemical, or divine—” “Divine! oh, don’t say that, Monsieur Vauquelin.” “Bu... ... supposed to be passing wakeful nights; finance makes you brusque, so many elements must be brought together to launch an en- terprise,—so much study!... ...lifluous! Some give you clear water soured with lemon, and the rest drugs, chemicals.” Pillerault tried throughout the dinner to fathom this ex- traor... ...or Invention and Improvements. “No cosmetic can make the hair grow, and no chemical preparation can dye it without peril to the seat of intelli- gence...

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The Madonna of the Future

By: Henry James

...rankly confess that I really pride myself as much on this little stroke of chemical ingenuity as upon the other element of novelty in my creations—my ... ...s to have contained my masterpiece! Isn’t it a promising foun- dation? The elements of it are all here. And he tapped his forehead with that mystic co...

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Spoon River Anthology

By: Edgar Lee Masters

...er THEY have chiseled on my stone the words: “His life was gentle, and the elements so mixed in him That nature might stand up and say to all the worl... ...hetoric. My epitaph should have been: “Life was not gentle to him, And the elements so mixed in him That he made warfare on life In the which he was s... ...drogen, Their son, a devastating fire. I Trainor, the druggist, a miser of chemicals, Killed while making an experiment, Lived unwedded. Daisy Fraser ...

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Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh

By: Thomas Carlyle

...hrecke, had it in his power to furnish the requisite Documents. As in some chemical mixture, that has stood long evapo- rating, but would not crystall... ... are her stuff: ex- amine Language; what, if you except some few primitive elements (of natural sound), what is it all but Metaphors, recognized as su... ...luid and florid, or now solid-grown and colorless? If those same primitive elements are the osseous fixtures in the Flesh-Garment, Language,—then are ... ...ing air, here one mass, there another, and cun- ningly cemented, while the elements boil beneath: nor is there any supernatural force to do it with; b... ...) Egg; wherein as yet all is formless, power- less; yet by degrees organic elements and fibres shoot through the watery albumen; and out of vague Sens... ...the annual Cattle-fair. Here, assembling from all the four winds, came the elements of an unspeakable hurry-burly. Nut-brown maids and nut-brown men, ... ...ur busy Europe, is there not an everlasting demand for Intel- lect, in the chemical, mechanical, political, religious, edu- cational, commercial depar...

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The Scarlet Letter

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...er existence a great law had been broken; and the result was a being whose elements were perhaps beautiful and brilliant, but all in dis order, or wi... ...ety; and in the nature of the child seemed to be perpetuated those unquiet elements that had distracted Hester Prynne before Pearl’s birth, but had si... ...le of moral and religious 80 The Scarlet Letter growth, and possessed the elements of ultimate salvation, then, surely, it would enjoy all the fairer... ...rovided with a distilling apparatus and the means of compounding drugs and chemicals, which the practised alchemist knew well how to turn to purpose. ... ...owned herself akin to it. It was as if she had been made afresh out of new elements, and must perforce be permitted to live her own life, and be a law... ...lity almost majestic in the despair which she expressed. “Thou hadst great elements. Peradventure, hadst thou met earlier with a better love than mine...

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The New Machiavelli

By: H. G. Wells

...possibilities; the peculiar pungency of the manure he got, in pursuit of a chemical theory of his own, has scarred my olfactory memories for a lifetim... ...get at Liverpool; they were the very soul-sisters of my cousins. The chief elements of a good time, as my cousins judged it, as these countless thousa... ... keen about it as the young husbands, Margaret most of all, and I—whatever elements in me didn’t march with the attitudes and habits of this set were ... ...opefulness and moods of depression. The web is made up of the most diverse elements, beyond treatment multitudinous… . For a week or so I de- sisted a... ... them further in the effort to simplify them to man- ageable and stateable elements. Let me, nevertheless, attempt a rough preliminary analysis of thi... ...nsidered as representing anything in the House, I pretended to sit for the elements of him… . 220 The New Machiavelli 7 7 7 7 7 For a time I turned t...

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