Israel Regardie, a Garden of Pomegranates, (Llewellyn, StPaul, 1985) p.141.
2Grammatical Man: Information, Entropy, Language and Life, (Simon & Schuster, New York, 1982).
The science of probabilty developed out of studies of games of chance--throwing coins and playing cards. It is intriguing that some of the most obvious sources of spiritual information--divination systems, particularly the I Ching--are thoroughly bound up with the science of probability.
 There are two of Serres' works in English: Hermes: Literature, Science, Philosophy, ed. Josué V. Harari and David F. Bell, (Johns Hopkins, 1982); and The Parasite, trans. Lawrence R. Schehr, (Johns Hopkins, 1982).
 Other theories of evolution emphasize randomness less and stress the synthetic, even teleological dimension of development--which in our analogy only underscores the complexity of the living language in the first place.
 The Parasite, p.36.
 Hermes, p.82
 Ibid, p.83
 From Kabbalah and its Symbolism, (Schocken Books, New York, 1965), p.43.
 Kabbalah and its Symbolism, p.74.
 Quoted in the Gnostic Relgion, Hans Jonas (Beacon, 1963). p.45
 From Willis Barnstone's somewhat loose translation in The Other Bible, pg. 309-313.
 Jonas, p.74.
 Jonas, p. 195
 The Parasite, p. 46.
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