The Marvelous Ladder
We must long for a real change; we must get out of this boring routine, out of this purely mechanical and wearied life.
What we must first clearly understand is that each one of us is at one Level of Being or another.
The Level of Being of the drunkard is different from that of the abstemious, and the Level of Being of the prostitute is different from that of the virgin. What we are stating here is indisputable, irrefutable.
Advancing on the theme of this chapter, it is not irrelevant if we imagine the numerous rungs of a ladder which extends itself upwards, vertically.