“What contaminates one’s spirit at Dachau is the knowledge that this immense engine for evil could not have been constructed and operated in the name of evil. Such energy could only come at the service of some ideal. How could this have happened, one asks? And the answer is, they believed.” James Hollis
2 thoughts on “Shadow of Ideal”
This concept has always stuck with me after reading James Hollis. “Charismatic madness touches and activates the ‘mad parts’ in otherwise sane people….few of us if any are exempt” Frightening!