MEET L. RON HUBBARD
‘Unless there is a vast alteration in man’s civilization as it stumbles along today,” he declared in the mid-1960s, “man will not be here very long.” For signs of that decline, he cited political upheaval, social putrefaction, violence, racism, illiteracy and drugs. It was in response to these problems, then, that
That he was ultimately successful is borne out in the truly phenomenal growth of Dianetics and Scientology: There are now more than five thousand organizations in 156 nations utilizing the various Dianetics and Scientology techniques. It is borne out in the mountain of accolades for
“I like to help others and count it as my greatest pleasure in life to see a person free himself of the shadows which darken his days.
“These shadows look so thick to him and weigh him down so that when he finds they are shadows and that he can see through them, walk through them and be again in the sun, he is enormously delighted. And I am afraid I am just as delighted as he is.”