亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

    亚瑟·爱德华·韦特是一位出生于美国的英国诗人和学者神秘主义者,他在神秘和深奥的问题上有着广泛的著述,也是《骑士威特塔罗甲板》的共同创造者。正如他的传记作家R.A.吉尔伯特所描述的那样,“韦特的名字得以保留,因为他是第一个尝试系统研究西方神秘主义历史观的人。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特(A. E. Waite)名言

The true Tarot is symbolism; it speaks no other language and offers no other signs.

真正的塔罗牌是象征;它不会说其他语言,也不会提供其他标志。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

Now, occultism is not like mystic faculty, and it very seldom works in harmony either with business aptitude in the things of ordinary life or with a knowledge of the canons of evidence in its own sphere.

现在,神秘主义不像神秘主义的能力,它很少与日常生活中的商业才能或自身领域的证据法则知识相协调。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.

在男人后面是生命树,结十二个果子;在女人后面是认识善恶的树;那条蛇缠绕着它。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

We have now seen that there is no particle of evidence for the Egyptian origin of Tarot cards.

我们现在已经看到,没有任何证据表明塔罗牌起源于埃及。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

If in any divination the Tenth Card should be a Court Card, it shews that the subject of the divination falls ultimately into the hands of a person represented by that card, and its end depends mainly on him.

如果在任何占卜中,第十张牌应该是一张宫廷牌,它表明占卜的主体最终落入该牌所代表的人的手中,其结局主要取决于他。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

It will be thought that I am acting strangely in concerning myself at this day with what appears at first sight and simply a well-known method of fortune-telling.

人们会认为,我在这一天用一见钟情和一种众所周知的算命方法来关心自己的行为很奇怪。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特

The Empress has been connected with the ideas of universal fecundity and in a general sense with activity.

皇后与普遍繁衍的观念有关,在一般意义上与活动有关。

亚瑟·爱德华·韦特