There have been many Interpretations of the agenda behind Lucifer, the evil Prince of Darkness or the Rebel Without Cause. My own personal Interpretation is that he’s the symbol, rather than entity, of True Independence.
The beautiful angel, Lucifer, started to think rationally and questioned the law and order of authority. His like-minded followers grew larger by the day, and soon the authority felt threatened by his growing support. In an act of desperation, Lucifer got thrown out of paradise. Here is where Gustave Dorés artwork “Paradise Lost” comes in to play, as well as my own little modification: Independent, Not Evil