Avarice, or the desire of gain, is a universal passion which operates at all times, at all places, and upon all persons.

David Hume
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Annie Besant Quotes

In a deep metaphysical sense, all that i

In a deep metaphysical sense, all that is conditioned is illusory. All phenomena are literally 'appearances,' the outer masks in which the One Reality shows itself forth in our changing universe. The more 'material' and solid the appearance, the further is it from reality, and therefore the more illusory it is.


  • Name of Author : Annie Besant
  • Profession : Philosopher
  • Natonality : English
  • Date Of Birth : October 1, 1847
  • Date Of Death : September 20, 1933