The shining totality of the Collective Wisdom cannot be accepted, nor even truly approached, until one's conceptual dogmatic confines are shed and one willfully transcends all the clinging traditional systems presently percieved as truth.
Of the self-proclaimed prophet or spiritual leader be wary. Be guarded. Be aware. Be dicerning. For if these ones be without Humility and Compassion, they are Seekers of Self eager for recognition, possesive of followers.