Aurelius, Marcus - Meditations - Atom recycling
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Meditations – Marcus Aurelius
The governing reason knows its own disposition, what it creates, and what is the material for its creation.
Universal nature uses the substance of the universe like wax, making now the model of a horse, then melting it down and using its material for a tree; next for a man; next for something else. Each one of these subsists for only the briefest time. It is no more hardship for a box to be broken up than to be put together