Even after enormous upheavals and seemingly irrevocable changes, the same pattern has always reasserted itself, just as a gyroscope will always return to equilibrium, however far it is pushed one way or the other.
There are no more uses of "equilibrium" in the book.
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Panic threw the stock market out of equilibrium.
I took a night job after my regular job and it’s thrown my life out of equilibrium.