For the cosmos receives its joy from Him.
I love the whole world, for the world belongs to Him.
(Sa'di; trans. Seyyed Hossein Nasr; A Need for a Sacred Science, p132)
Quote Reference and Recommended Reading:
'The Need for a Sacred Science'
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr
The meaning of a science rooted in the sacred, its contrast to modern science and its pertinence to us today.