“The lips of wisdom are closed, except to the ears of Understanding.”
So starts the first chapter of The Kybalion.
I discovered this little giant book, first printed in 1908, when I read The Ancient Secret of the Flower of Life, its author mentioning The Kybalion several times. Written by the mysterious “THREE INITIATES” I got very curious…
The 7 Principles of Hermetic Philosophy
The entirety of it revolves around “The 7 Hermetic Principles”, ideas simple yet penetrating. I will outline them here yet urge you to pick up a copy – the one pictured here is the Definitive version and includes a great Introduction – for it’s wonderful, not only in the simplicity and resonance of the content but also for the clarity with which these concepts are presented.