Seven Hermetic Principles - the Kybalion
via Occult Studies. ------- 1▪︎The Principle of Mentalism The all is mind; the universe is mental.
2▪︎The Principle of Correspondence As above so below: as below, so above.
3▪︎The Principle of Vibration Nothing rests; Everything moves; Everything vibrates.
4▪︎The Principle of 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.
5▪︎The Principle of 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.
6▪︎The Principle of Cause and Effect 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.
7▪︎The Principle of Gender Gender is in everything; Everything has its masculine and feminine principles; Gender manifests on all planes.”
~The Kybalion #occultstudies