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Noun - '''thing''' (plural: '''things'''; diminutives: thingy / thingie, thingo [Aus])
 
Noun - '''thing''' (plural: '''things'''; diminutives: thingy / thingie, thingo [Aus])
  
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[[Education]] is the business of living; it must continue throughout a lifetime so that mankind may gradually experience the ascending levels of mortal [[wisdom]], which are:
 
[[Education]] is the business of living; it must continue throughout a lifetime so that mankind may gradually experience the ascending levels of mortal [[wisdom]], which are:
  
1. The knowledge of '''things'''.
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*1. The knowledge of '''things'''.
 
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*2. The realization of [[meanings]].
2. The realization of [[meanings]].
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*3. The appreciation of [[values]].
 
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*4. The nobility of work--duty.
3. The appreciation of [[values]].
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*5. The motivation of goals--morality.
 
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*6. The love of service--character.
4. The nobility of work--duty.
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*7. Cosmic insight--spiritual discernment.
 
 
5. The motivation of goals--morality.
 
 
 
6. The love of service--character.
 
 
 
7. Cosmic insight--spiritual discernment.
 
  
 
And then, by means of these achievements, many will ascend to the mortal ultimate of [[mind]] attainment, [[God-consciousness]].[http://mercy.urantia.org/cgi-bin/webglimpse/mfs/usr/local/www/data/papers?link=http://mercy.urantia.org/papers/paper71.html&file=/usr/local/www/data/papers/paper71.html&line=160#mfs]
 
And then, by means of these achievements, many will ascend to the mortal ultimate of [[mind]] attainment, [[God-consciousness]].[http://mercy.urantia.org/cgi-bin/webglimpse/mfs/usr/local/www/data/papers?link=http://mercy.urantia.org/papers/paper71.html&file=/usr/local/www/data/papers/paper71.html&line=160#mfs]
  
 
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Noun - thing (plural: things; diminutives: thingy / thingie, thingo [Aus])

  • 1. That which is considered to exist as a separate entity, quality or concept.
  • 2. A word, symbol, sign or other referent that can be used to refer to any entity.
  • 3. An individual object.
  • 4. (law) whatever can be owned.
  • 5. the latest fad or fashion.
  • 6. (in plural) clothes, possessions or equipment.
  • 7. A unit.

Get me a thing of apple juice at the store.[1]


Education is the business of living; it must continue throughout a lifetime so that mankind may gradually experience the ascending levels of mortal wisdom, which are:

  • 1. The knowledge of things.
  • 2. The realization of meanings.
  • 3. The appreciation of values.
  • 4. The nobility of work--duty.
  • 5. The motivation of goals--morality.
  • 6. The love of service--character.
  • 7. Cosmic insight--spiritual discernment.

And then, by means of these achievements, many will ascend to the mortal ultimate of mind attainment, God-consciousness.[2]