We then receive a very strong combination of light and darkness. In this state we can work.
Question: Is it still a realization that hatred is the absence of light in me, a state of darkness, which causes a correct reaction?
Answer: Of course. Both darkness and hatred are better than indifference.
Question: Isn’t it said that indifference is worse than hatred?
Answer: Of course. With indifference, you cannot connect in any way, move away, or come closer. Indifference is death in spirituality, while hatred and love are equal.
From Kab TV’s “Fundamentals of Kabbalah,” 12/29/19