As far as I can remember, I've always associated the law of gravity with the story of an apple falling on the head of Isaac Newton! Daily experiences confirm this early training: when we fall, we always fall down; when we drop a cup, it always falls to the floor; when our spacemen return, they seem to come "down" to earth.
Some time ago I listened to a television program that contained quite a few ominous-sounding prophecies from the Bible.
The task is to break outfrom the tight, constricted,egocentric circle of one's selfand reach out, latch on, catch on,with all one's mightto the calm, unhurried revolutions of Mind—to swing out into the clear, cool light of the stars,and gaze out in wonder at a new world,a new heaven and a new earth,upheld by the pillars of Principle,made beautiful by the music of Soul,strengthened by the courage and audacity of Spirit,sparkling with the vigor and freshness of Life,illumined by Truth,and synchronized to the deep, unfailingheartbeat of Love.
These two words—"substance" and "idea"—are often used in Christian Science.
If you can hear silencethen you are a good listenerfor materially.
There had been so much talk about the economy! Discussions between, interviews with, statements from, points of view of, economists, industrialists, politicians, employers, wage earners, home-makers, shopkeepers—and no two views were quite alike.