I think I just met Hermes Trismegistus. Here’s how I tried to wrap my brain around this very bizarre experience. Forgive my ignorance on the subject matter–this is all incredibly new to me. 1,441 more words
But do thou understand the true to be that which abides the same, and is Eternal, but man is not ever, therefore not True, but man is a certain Appearance, and Appearance is the highest Lie or Falsehood.
The Emerald Tablet is a compact and cryptic piece of the Hermetica reputed to contain the secret of the prima materia and its transmutation. It was highly regarded by European alchemists as the foundation of their art and its Hermetic tradition. 423 more words