Saturday, March 27, 2010

Principal Types of Mankind, After Huxley

from With the World's People
An account of the ethnic origin, primitive
estate, early migrations, social evolution,
and present conditions and promise
of the principal families of men.
By John Clark Ridpath, LL. D.
Author of "History of the World" etc.
Pub. Washington, D.C. by Clark E. Ridpath 1912

"'Neither agreeable nor disagreeable,' I answered. 'it just is.'
Istigkeit - wasn't that the word Meister Eckhart liked to use? 'Is-ness.'"  
A Huxley, The Doors of Perception (1954)