Agrippa, Heinrich Cornelius - The Philosophy of Natural Magic – Chapter 05
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
The Philosophy of Natural Magic, by Henry Cornelius Agrippa, L. W. de Laurence ed.
CHAPTER V. - Of the Wonderful Natures of Fire and Earth.
There are two things, saith Hermes, viz., Fire and Earth, which are sufficient for the operation of all wonderful things: the former is active, the latter passive. Fire, as saith Dionysius, in all things, and through all things, comes and goes away bright; it is in all things bright, and at the same time occult and unknown.