I saw our hist'ry in a flash of light:
"From this starting point, engage in yes-saying to the life decreed, pursue your ends that seek after the Good, and remember the One, for such is all the duty of Man."
"And hath it not always been so? Man knows not his beginning nor his end!"
The torches in the academic agora began to burn dim after a particularly long lecture, while the Scholar brought his thoughts to a resounding close:
"The vast beyond gazed back into him; still he remained, waiting and watching..."