Edwin Arthur Burtt

Edwin Arthur
Burtt
1892
1989

American Philosopher who wrote extensively on the Philosophy of Religion

Author Quotes

As compared with impulsive commitment to the first idea which dawns, that is, with intuitive action, reasoning is patient, exploratory of other possibilities, and deliberative.

The mystic vision of God, or ecstasy of felt union with Him, is, to those who attain it, an affair of ravishing emotional intensity, of vivid intellectual illumination, and on both of these counts of supreme value.

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First Name
Edwin Arthur
Last Name
Burtt
Birth Date
1892
Death Date
1989
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American Philosopher who wrote extensively on the Philosophy of Religion