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  • Title: First Lecture (First Scientific Lecture-Course)
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    • present-day scientific thinking altogether. The scientists who think
    • ether” or the like, as underlying the phenomena of light
    • the properties of this ether. Now you are well aware how very
    • controversial is all that can be said about the “ether
    • process that is taking place in the universal ether — say a
    • wave-movement in the ether. They do not pause to think, whether it is
    • the latter being the supposed wave-movement in the ether, or else the
    • phenomena, the classification into species and genera, whether of the
    • ether. Not in this style did Goethe apply scientific thinking. In his
    • place is he concerned to enquire whether the latter is merely
    • the phenomena themselves together till in the last resort he gets the
    • correct is altogether different from the way we contemplate and form
    • that is pieced together by Man from elements supplied by Nature
    • always flowing together in their effects. In the whole realm of
    • teachers who instruct the young, and altogether those who want to
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    • meant by the word “Ether” in Physics. As I said
    • space and time, is a movement in the ether. Yet if you look it up in
    • they have about this “ether” which is supposed to bring
    • deserves the name of “ether”.
    • altogether contained within what is calculable and what is spatial
    • but so as to bring the spiritual and the physical together. Only the
    • a very high degree, to bring our etheric body into play.
    • Unembarrassed by the weight of matter, the etheric body can here do
    • what it wants. In the rest of our body on the other hand, the ether
    • man. In the part of him which serves Intelligence, you get the ether
    • physical matter. Thus in our brain the etheric organisms in some
    • of the etheric.
    • working-together of matter and light; a dimming of the light arises
    • light; thus in a way they work together. The dimming and darkening
    • arise where dark and light work together. This is what I desired to
    • how differently your own etheric body is inserted into your muscles
    • isolated, here the etheric body is not inserted into the physical
    • the portion of the etheric body that is in the eye. Inside the eye
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    • the diverse ways in which light and dark work together
    • at the borders, where light and dark flow together.
    • prisms together so as to make them into a single whole. The lower one
    • together, one from either end. But I could now move the screen
    • and drawn together. Here then we have a fresh interaction between
    • colours are thus put together again, which must once more give
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    • corresponds a kind of substance, so that seven colours altogether are
    • difficult to see. Nay, altogether, in the textbooks you will find the
    • mirrors. The velocity of light — nay, altogether what arises
    • very fine substantial medium — the “ether”. It is a
    • movement in the ether. And, to begin with, they imagined that light
    • is propagated through the ether in the same way as sound is through
    • they assumed that waves of this kind are also kindled in the ether.
    • will not do. In light, the particles of ether must be moving at right
    • in the other [ether?]. If the infinitesimal particles are vibrating
    • the ether is after all a pure invention. Having once invented such a
  • Title: Fifth Lecture (First Scientific Lecture-Course)
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    • with our etheric body. You will never understand what light is
    • without going into these realities. We with our etheric body swim in
    • the light (or, if you will, you may say, in the light-ether; the word
    • etheric body we are swimming in the light.
    • just now, we swim with our etheric body. How then do we relate
  • Title: Sixth Lecture (First Scientific Lecture-Course)
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    • these facts together.
    • just now, with our etheric body. This in effect — this
    • proneness to confuse what we become aware of through our ether-body
    • VIc) are a lot of other, tiny bodies — particles of ether,
    • invite us to assume that space is filled with “ether”,
    • together. My task is not merely to describe what I see; I have to
    • however in the machines which we ourselves piece together from the
    • insofar as they are pieced together from sundry forces of Nature by
    • ourselves. Only the “put-togetherness” of them is
    • the air. So then it is the ether.” By a pure play of analogies
    • hypothetical ether with its vibrations beats upon our eye, a
    • sensation of light is produced by means of this vibrating ether. And
    • as to how the ether should be vibrating: this they endeavour to
    • ether and try to calculate what they suppose must be going on in this
    • ethereal ocean. Their calculations relate to an unknown entity which
    • ether, a tenuous elastic substance. And since the laws of impact and
    • the ether. They only had to regard them as little elastic bodies,
    • — imagining the ether as an inherently elastic substance. So
    • that the different kinds of ether-vibrations are dispersed by the
    • elasticity of the ether the extinction of the sodium line for
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    • that wherever colours arise there is a working-together of light
    • with colour. The light and darkness then work together in a
    • no other relation to the objectively existent ether than all the
    • in such a way that the ether is there vibrating outside of you and
    • colour. No, you yourself are swimming in the ether — you are
    • one with it. It is but an incidental difference, whether you become
    • at one with the ether through this apparatus out here or through a
    • difference does it make, whether the necessary apparatus is out
    • with our etheric body and thereby also with the astral part of our
    • will have to admit: It is only with your etheric body that you can
    • longer the ether; it is external physical matter, namely air. Our
    • ascend as it were into a higher, into an etheric sphere, therein to
    • together what I have just been shewing with what I told you before
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    • together what I have just been saying and what was said once
    • air or vibrating ether, — let him put down the book which
    • this way of thought be true) are altogether subjective, since my
    • utters it. It is the sympathetic going-together of events (or
    • totality when you take together the more volitional element
    • so long as you separate these two. The two belong together; this is
    • ethereal, even as the larynx is for the air. And if I now reinsert
    • animals the pecten, which man only has etherically, or the
    • larynx. If we take larynx and ear together as a single whole, we
    • together which are assigned to seemingly distinct organs of the
    • larynx and that lies farther forward. Etherically we are talking to
    • another question and then decide whether the very putting of it
  • Title: Ninth Lecture (First Scientific Lecture-Course)
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    • together with a metallic discharger we should cause a spark to fly
    • ether.
    • wave-movements through the ether. What here revealed itself was
    • old-fashioned ether-movements.
    • other: neither of the old conceptions — that of ether-waves,
    • — an altogether different substance. Thus we no longer have
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    • ether. This “ether” however, as you must see, proved a
    • ether” refuses to turn up. In fact it was not given to
    • Xa) together make a straight angle — an angle of
    • while α' + ß' + γ' taken together give an
    • angles together make 180°, breaks down. For I should then
    • draw your ether— and astral body together, so that they
    • and concentrated etheric-astral part of your being. It is quite
    • Xc). In all directions, you drive your ether— and astral

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