- a.d. 205?–270?, Roman philosopher, born in Egypt.
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Plotinus is a mystic, then, though not at all in the sense in which the term is often misused.The Legacy of Greece
Plotinus taught the devout how to pass into a condition of ecstasy.Fragments of science, V. 1-2
Plotinus delineates the kind of life which the soul should strive to develop.Christianity As A Mystical Fact
But it may be well doubted if there is any disciple of Plotinus in this Society.A Mortal Antipathy
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Plotinus states that he had reached this state "but three times as yet."Esoteric Christianity, or The Lesser Mysteries
- ?205–?270 ad, Roman Neo-Platonist philosopher, born in Egypt