He may have difficulty in the world in generating the necessary ambition for pushing ahead with the business side of life. However, the strain and pain of his efforts will pass away eventually whereas the fruits in developed faculties and increased balance will remain as permanent possessions. He must stick to the task of rebuilding his personality on a more solid basis. He must take as his symbol the great pyramid with its huge square base but narrow pointed apex signifying that the broader and bigger the personality the more inspired the service that can be accomplished through it. For there is an invisible inverted pyramid resting on the visible one like the adjoining sketch. This other unseen pyramid stretches away and can stretch away into infinity without limit whereas the lower visible pyramid can proceed no further than the earth's surface.
-- Notebooks Category 2: Overview of Practicies Involved > Chapter 5: Balance the Psyche > # 129