The glimpse brings release from doubts, burdens, fears, depressions, and other negative conditions which may beset the ego. This is most welcome. But only seldom does it last long. It is a momentary or temporary condition. It is never totally or permanently lost; there is usually some kind of residue, if only in memory.
-- Notebooks Category 22: Inspiration and the Overself > Chapter 7: After the Glimpse > # 127