Re: Theos-World Visualization, etc.
Sep 08, 2006 08:02 AM
What a wonderful quote, entirely applicable to our discussion. I
think HPB pretty much says it all, as usual.
> "As mankind multiplies, and
> with it suffering - which is the natural
> result of an increasing number of units
> that generate it - sorrow and pain are
> intensified. We live in an atmosphere
> of gloom and despair, but this is because
> our eyes are downcast and rivetted to
> the earth, with all its physical and
> grossly material manifestations. If,
> instead of that, man proceeding on his
> life-journey looked - not heavenward,
> which is but a figure of speech - but
> within himself and centered his point
> of observation on the inner man, he would
> soon escape from the coils of the great
> serpent of illusion. From the cradle
> to the grave, his life would then become
> supportable and worth living, even in
> its worst phases.... "
> (from "The Origin
> of Evil", Lucifer, October, 1887)
> - jake j.
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