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pendulum
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Man And Superman
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  • An epoch is but a swing of the pendulum; and each generation thinks the world is progressing because it is always moving.
  • Granted that the great Life Force has hit on the device of the clockmaker’s pendulum, and uses the earth for its bob; that the history of each oscillation, which seems so novel to us the actors, is but the history of the last oscillation repeated; nay more, that in the unthinkable infinitude of time the sun throws off the earth and catches it again a thousand times as a circus rider throws up a ball, and that the total of all our epochs is but the moment between the toss and the catch,

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  • The clock uses a pendulum to keep time.
  • Now the pendulum has swung the other direction and voters are demanding...

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