One of the seven capital sins. Must be transmuted into its pure form: chastity, which is related to Venus (Uriel).

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“There are three gates to self-destructive hell: lust, anger, and greed.” - Bhagavad Gita 16.21

“Desire never rests by enjoyment of lusts, as fire surely increases the more butter is offered to it.” - Laws of Manu 2.94

“In the region of Light live the beings who adore each other. In the region of Darkness live the souls who become inebriated with the chalice of lust, and who after getting drunk spill the cup. Those souls are consumed in the fire of their own lust.” - The Perfect Matrimony

“The origin of the sinful “I” lies in lust.” - Samael Aun Weor, The Perfect Matrimony

“Lust is sexual desire... Lust can be transmuted into love.” - Samael Aun Weor, Endocrinology & Criminology

“If we want to dissolve the “I,” we must start by terminating lust. If the water is taken away from the fish of the sea they will die. If the Luciferic Fire is taken away from our “I’s”, these psychological “I’s” will die. We must stop the nourishment from which they live.” - Samael Aun Weor, Tarot and Kabbalah

“This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh.” - Galatians 5:16

“We must eliminate even the most intimate roots of that which is called lust.” - Samael Aun Weor, The Pistis Sophia Unveiled


"Whosoever imitates does not learn; whosoever imitates becomes an automaton, and that is all... A mind that knows only how to imitate is mechanical; it is a machine that functions but is incapable of creating, that does not know how to truly think, because it only repeats, and that is all."