The essential characteristic of the Grade [of Magus] is that its possessor utters a Creative Magical Word1, which transforms the planet on which He lives by the installation of new officers to preside over its initiation.
The Adept must prepare and publish a thesis setting forth His knowledge of the Universe, and [...]
Now, I thought it might be an awfully good idea to talk to you about what survival is. As long as we have known about this word survival, I have never given a lecture on it. I have never written anything more about it than is contained in the handbooks or Science of Survival, and [...]