***7.)  Virtues and Vices Of The Rays*:
One, Two, Three and Six


* * *

I.  FIRST RAY OF WILL OR POWER

Special Virtues:

Strength, courage, steadfastness,
truthfulness arising from absolute
fearlessness, power of ruling, capacity to
grasp great questions in a large-minded way,
and of handling men and measures.


Vices of Ray:

Pride, ambition, willfulness, hardness,
arrogance, desire to control others, obstinacy,
anger.


Virtues to be acquired:

Tenderness, humility, sympathy, tolerance,
patience.


[  LMW: ""Strong Will"" Is A
Higher Aspect Of 1st Ray.  
]
II.  THE SECOND RAY OF LOVE-WISDOM

Special Virtues:

Calm, strength, patience and endurance,

love of truth, faithfulness, intuition, clear
intelligence, and serene temper.


Vices of Ray:

Over-absorption in study, coldness,
indifference to others, contempt of mental
limitations in others.


Virtues to be acquired:

Love, compassion, unselfishness, energy.


[  LMW: (a)  Higher Aspects of 2nd Ray
Also Include:

Creativity; Daring; Fearlessness; Only Desires
To Selflessly Serve God, Lord and Humanity;
True Wisdom.

(b)  Safe And Effective Healing—Requires 2nd
Ray Compassion And Loving Understanding.

Not By Using 1st Ray Willpower—Which Can
Cause Unintended and Unwanted: Dire
Consequences (Or Results)—To Patients.  
]
*  From: Master DK, through Alice Bailey,
Esoteric Psychology Vol. I (1936)