The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Parmenides by Plato:|
The one then, being of this nature, is of necessity both at rest and in
The one is at rest since it is in itself, for being in one, and not passing
out of this, it is in the same, which is itself.
And that which is ever in the same, must be ever at rest?
Well, and must not that, on the contrary, which is ever in other, never be
in the same; and if never in the same, never at rest, and if not at rest,