“Growth means to lie open to the span of the heavens and, at the same time, to have roots in the dark earth; that everything real and true only prospers if mankind fulfills at the same time the two conditions of being ready for the demands of the highest heaven and of being safe in the shelter of the fruitful earth.”
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