HERMETIC AXIOMS

CHAPTER XV     "The possession of Knowledge, unless accompanied by a     manifestation and expression in Action is like the     hoarding of precious metals-a vain and foolish thing.     Knowledge, like wealth, is intended for Use. The Law of     Use is Universal, and he who violates it suffers by     reason of his conflict with natural forces."--The Kybalion. The … Continue reading HERMETIC AXIOMS

MENTAL GENDER

CHAPTER XIV Students of psychology who have followed the modern trend of thought along the lines of mental phenomena are struck by the persistence of the dual-mind idea which has manifested itself so strongly during the past ten or fifteen years, and which has given rise to a number of plausible theories regarding the nature … Continue reading MENTAL GENDER

CAUSTATION

CHAPTER XII CAUSATION "Every Cause has its Effect; every Effect has its Cause; everything happens according to Law; Chance is but a name for Law not recognized; there are many planes of causation, but nothing escapes the Law."--The Kybalion. The great Sixth Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Cause and Effect--embodies the truth that Law pervades the … Continue reading CAUSTATION

RHYTHM

CHAPTER XI RHYTHM "Everything flows out and in; everything has its tides; all things rise and fall; the pendulum-swing manifests in everything; the measure of the swing to the right, is the measure of the swing to the left; rhythm compensates"--The Kybalion. The great Fifth Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Rhythm-embodies the truth that in everything … Continue reading RHYTHM

POLARITY

CHAPTER X POLARITY "Everything is dual; everything has poles; everything has its pair of opposites; like and unlike are the same; opposites are identical in nature but different in degree; extremes meet; all truths are but half-truths; all paradoxes may be reconciled."--The Kybalion. The great Fourth Hermetic Principle--the Principle of Polarity embodies the truth that … Continue reading POLARITY

PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE

CHAPTER VIII PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE "As above, so below; as below, so above."--The Kybalion. The great Second Hermetic Principle embodies the truth that there is a harmony, agreement, and correspondence between the several planes of Manifestation, Life and Being. This truth is a truth because all that is included in the Universe emanates from the … Continue reading PLANES OF CORRESPONDENCE