“The blossoming of the rose must not be forced if it is to endure, but must unfold according to the nature of its species. The bud must not be pulled open from without, but must follow the Law of Manifestation, i.e., that all growth must come from within outward.”
Have you ever tried to force a rose bud open? If you have you learn quickly that it won’t work.
The same goes for the growth of your soul because your soul contains the “mystical center” the “mystical rose” which is destined to bloom, unfold and release its perfume at the perfect moment in the perfect time. (more…)