Tributes to Swedenborg

“Swedenborg’s theocracy is sublime… He alone brings man into immediate communication with God.”
Honoré De Balzac

“Swedenborg… the works of this visionary… are the foundation for grand things.”
William Blake

“The only light that has been cast on the other life is found in Swedenborg’s philosophy.”
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“More truths are confessed in Swedenborg’s writings than in those of any other man.”
Thomas Carlyle

“As a moralist Swedenborg is above all praise.”
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“Praise be to the God of… Swedenborg.”
Alfred Deakin

“Swedenborg… that mountain peak of mentality was this great religious reformer.”
Arther Conan Doyle

“Swedenborg… a colossal soul, he lies vast abroad his own times.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Even my own constricted self expands to feel a Swedenborgian spirit world.”
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“I admire Swedenborg as a great scientist and a great mystic at the same time.”
Carl Jung

“Swedenborg’s message… has been my strongest incitement to overcome limitations.”
Helen Keller

“All my teaching is founded on that of Hahnemann and of Swedenborg.”
James Tyler Kent

“Swedenborg has much to contribute to our modern life.”
Norma Vincent Peale

“There is need of that spiritual leadership of which Swedenborg was a particular example.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt

“For you Westerners, it is Swedenborg who is your Buddha of the North.”
Daisetsu Teitaro Suzuki