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Quotation: Francois de La Rochefoucauld (1613 – 1680)

On neither the sun, nor death, can a man look fixedly.

Quotation: William Blake (1757 – 1827)

He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity’s sun rise.

Sun worship

A long filament erupted on the sun on August 31, 2012, shown here in a movie captured by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO).

The sun as witness to the crucifixion

Visoki-Dečani-Monastery, The Crucifixion, fresco, c. 1340. Detail of sun. Image via http://www.artpromote.com

Visoki-Dečani-Monastery, The Crucifixion, fresco, c. 1340. Image via http://www.artpromote.com