The Persians have alway's opposed the making and worship of deific images; and they worship but one God, with the above names.
Conscious life, or the capacity to become conscious of anything, is a deific attribute.
For deep feeling has a potency of its own, and all that careless group felt as if some deific cloud had passed by.
But we will close with the testimony of a French philosopher (Bagin) on the subject of deific incarnations.
He invoked the inspiration of the Goddess of Song, and waited for, no doubt believed in, some "deific impulse" descending on him.
He leads the way to "deific peaks" and "conquered skies," the Virgil of a younger Dante.
To make it appear that there was a deific power and agency concerned in their conception.