The Magickal Pyramid
To Know, To Will, To Dare, To Keep Silent
To Know: Knowledge is the first key in any magickal working. We must know what we want to do, and how to do it with skill.
To Will: The focus of will provides the external energy necessary to do Work.
To Dare: This is the “doing” of the magickal operation, sometimes not without
risk or effort.
To Keep Silent: Do not “diffuse” the energies of ANY working by “talking it to
death”, PARTICULARLY with those not directly involved or concerned with the
These four elements form a dynamic interaction with each other and the work or
object of the work represented by the “Point” of the pyramid if you visualize
this diagram in three dimensions, rather than the two of the computer screen.
These seem to be fundamental principles for group ritual as well as solitary