Joseph Campbell Quote – 01
Periodically, I will post a Joseph Campbell quote as it pertains to the world around me. If you are not familiar with the work of Joseph Campbell, here is the link to the Joseph Campbell Foundation where you will find all the information you will need to learn about this amazing man and his work. If you regard me in any way, please check out the JCF. It may change your life as it did mine.
For those who maybe curious as to the mental, emotional and spiritual place I was in this week, Joseph Campbell, with his tremendous understanding has explained it better than I ever could.
“The problem of the hero going to meet the father is to open his soul beyond terror to such a degree that he will be ripe to understand how the sickening and insane tragedies of this vast and ruthless cosmos are completely validated in the majesty of Being. The hero transcends life with its peculiar blind spot and for a moment rises to a glimpse of the source. He beholds the face of the father, understands – and the two are atoned.”