"Who or what exactly in this Genius? It is not a "higher self" that floats above the ego. Nor is it the spectre of a disembodied, immortal soul. It is more like a supernatural force that presses into the personal ego from the Deep. As a presence in the background, it haunts the dimension of Lookback Time, the remote past;yet it makes itself known as a voice calling from the future..."
John Lamb Lash, Quest for the Zodiac