Well I perceive that never sated is
Our intellect unless the Truth illume it
Beyond which nothing true5 expands itself.
It rests therein as wild beast in his lair;
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1 ‘So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God. But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of Goddwell in you.’ Romans VIII. 8, 9.
2 Convito, Tr. II. c. 14, 15.
3 Convito, Tr. II. c. 4. Compare Paradiso, I. 76, 77.
5 That is, no partial truth.
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