not in Essence; hence he knows that changes in properties
cannot touch Essence, which owns a perfection subject to no mutability.
Light merely seems to change as it shines through colored glass, but
~ Fakhruddin 'Iraqi
from Divine Flashes
Happy are those who know:
Behind all words, the Unsayable stands;
And from that source alone, the Infinite
Crosses over to gladness, and us -
Free of our bridges
Built with the stone of distinctions;
So that always, within each delight,
We gaze at what is purely single and joined.
~ Rainer Maria Rilke