Fear of the truth

It is fear of the great truths that prevents people from accepting them.

Source: Rudolf Steiner – GA 177 – Fall of the Spirits of Darkness: Lecture 4: The Elemental Spirits of Birth and Death – Dornach, 6 October 1917

Translated by Anna R. Meuss

See also: Fear and contempt facing spiritual knowledge

                 A certain fear

Previously posted on June 6, 2014