Man's enslavement to the most relentless masters -
passion, selfishness, envy, hatred, and revenge - is conquered
only by a mighty struggle. Every
hour of delay makes the struggle more severe.
If man is not victorious over the passions, they crush
out happiness, health, and manhood. Here Christian
Science is the sovereign panacea, giving strength to the
weakness of mortal mind, - strength from the immortal
and omnipotent Mind, - and lifting humanity above
itself into purer desires, even into spiritual power and
good-will to man.
Let the slave of wrong desire learn the lessons of Christian
Science, and he will get the better of that desire,
and ascend a degree in the scale of health, happiness,
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