What's fame? a fancy'd life in others' breath. A thing beyond us, e'en before our death.
Galen himself, who was not unacquainted with Moses's writings, and with christianity, fancy'd the earth had a certain soul or mind imparted to it by the superior bodies.Robert Boyle, "A Free Inquiry into the Vulgar Notion of Nature," in The Philosophical Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle (1725) Vol.2
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