Explorations in Savitri 074, pp. 207-208

“All who were there lived for themselves alone;
All warred against all, but with a common hate
Turned on the mind that sought some higher good;
Truth was exiled lest she should dare to speak
And hurt the heart of darkness with her light…”

Explorations in Savitri 083, pp. 225-227

“The giant sons of Darkness sit and plan
The drama of the earth, their tragic stage.
All who would raise the fallen world must come
Under the dangerous arches of their power […]
None can reach heaven who has not passed through hell.”