Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.
Contemplate this quote and explore other verses and histories about Pythagoras’ teachings and you can see clearly that it is a code of conduct for self-governance. This is not a recipe for narcissism, but rather it is a recipe for respect of the divine nature of all of creation.
By applying this code of conduct in our daily lives, we are a living meditation, a mindful, respectful being, a reverent being. When we live in reverence, we are resonating our higher vibration.
THE GOLDEN HELLENIC VERSES OF PYTHAGORAS
IN MANY WAYS the so-called Golden Verses of Pythagoras epitomize the Pythagorean way of life, outlining the principles of daily conduct leading to the divinization of the soul.