The best can be the worst

In the absolute sense, nothing is good in itself, but is always good or bad according to the use to which it is put. The best can be the worst if wrongly used. 

Source: GA 193 – Influences of Lucifer/Ahriman: Lecture Three – Bern4th November, 1919

Translated by Dorothy S. Osmond


Previously posted on October 1, 2013