…and who isn’t some of the time. Leave us your thought, or a famous quote that has inspired you.
We always make a decision. I type these words and you will decide what they mean to you. It doesn’t have to be deliberate. We are conditioned if we aren’t instead mindful. It will happen one way or another.
Truth is a reality checking process in the mind. It can operate in a healthy fashion, or get twisted, or can just be totally eschewed for a strictly relativistic artifice that excuses any stance as just what’s in fad of the mental moment.
Mind works whether we want it to or not, or is it lobotomies for all? Shall we sit in the vapid silence of not knowing anything? Or maybe move with the rhythm of the entirety of our being, evil mind and all.
Did the hippy revolution change anything? We still hear the same old meaningless rhetoric. There are ‘the power of now’ thumpers. They just switched the book.
Do you remember what it was like before you were born? No? That’s the point. We are forever aborning. Each moment a new incarnation, and in each moment the original conviction is arrived at again. Yet for all our convictions we are still constantly aborning.
We keep getting the same stuff because we keep thinking the same stuff. Each new cell bears the same convictions. Each magnetic impulse carries the same messages.
Not two souls but many souls are bound on the spirit, and they commune when in spirit. We are infinite beings and are not defined or definable by a single bond.
There is much truth behind jokes. The joke of the divine trickster is that he’s serious.
It is good to be all in one place, many people rarely are.
Challenges are simply challenges and choices are simply choices. They cannot possibly be good or bad. Whether they are good or bad depends on how we view it afterwards.
Life seems to deal in a quantum way, in whole units.
In the age of naming, all facets of the name were understood. The speaking brought the essence to form.
Bravery is not a virtue, it’s a decision.
There is the capacity to focus awareness, which is focusing energy, which is shaping creation.
There isn’t a war. There is no war in spirit. There are those who are the agents of spirits wrath, and those who are the supporters of spirits peace, and they are not divided.
This attempt to see mind from a biological point of view is weak at best.
Words aren’t evil, though fixation can be a source of pain.
People call illusion reality, and refute the real as illusion.
The rebel is a slave. You can breath deeply and declare yourself free. You are just watching another dance.
We have a root too, my friend. The mandala of the soul has a center.
Even people who may seem inert aren’t. They have to act to avoid action, though usually that is not conducive to growth or productivity.
Truth is beauty, and beauty truth. I have forever gazed upon beauty and am thus moved to engage its dark shadow.
The body has the way. The mind loses the way.
New age thinking is based on grossly misinterpreted ancient thinking. If I’m following a trail and it goes off a cliff, I’m not going to jump off.
Fascination is revelation of the new without triggering a fear response.
The trick is you think you were tricked. There is no deceit only paths to truth.
Meditation is intimacy with self. You are stopping and opening your awarness to “death” in the moment.
The system of ‘should’ doesn’t seem to have anyone who’s knowingly in charge. It’s sort of like a mental virus. Choice is power. Should is force and static.
People can be induced into a tightly contained solipsistic delusion rather easily. Basically they believe their memories are real. There is a difference between creating your reality and creating your “think-ality”.
Not having what you want won’t make you saintly. If you’re damned if you do, and damned if you don’t, you might as well go ahead.
We are not free of darker feelings and views just because we espouse a spiritual view or lifestyle.
Spirituality is life. Any part of life you are in.
When you stop taking things so seriously then you start seeing them clearly.
All problems have there origin in the individual, and there perpetuation in communication. What you can do is see your individual part, and see to how it’s propagated.
Vanity arises when you believe beauty is a moral or social virtue. True virtue needs no classification.
Freedom is more than choice. It’s awareness of choice, but awareness of choice is not true, actualized freedom without vision. So what vision do you have for your freedom?
If you are feeling lonely, it’s because you don’t feel present as what you are, or accepted for what you are.
Life is first the step you take, and then the ground you tread upon.
The only power is what comes from the heart.
Sometimes, even when we have power, we shouldn’t express it. Other times when we are powerless in the face of the worlds spinning, we should add our force to its momentum.
A day consists of not only new tasks, but of new thoughts and perceptions.
You can change reality mearly by correctly directing peoples focus.
Divination is creative revelation.
The wise have one foot in insanity, and the sane have one foot in the grave.
Any subtle feeling you experience… It’s not invalid. Treat it as natural and a real part of the world, and you will not go insane.
You gain more power when you see both the “spirit/symbol” and the literal meaning of anything in your life. Use both, and your actions and intentions will be doubly effective.
Life is an unsolved riddle only to the degree that you haven’t yet realized yourself to be the answer.
You can nuture the spirit behind any circumstance and like anything nurtured it grows closer to you. It creates more events of its kind.
Imagine is to choose one’s state of being, and luck is when this preparation meets one of the countless opportunities that arise in life.
If everything seems meaningless, then you’re way off center.
What are you putting your attention on? That’s your intent.
If you believe you exist because of what you do, then every moment you are unrealized.
Feeling you have to do what you can’t, prevents you from doing what you can.
When a condition is at the stage of thought, you can change your mind. When it’s become a feeling, it impresses the environment, and when it’s become an action, you are then stuck with the consequences.
The question in life is not “What is my purpose?” That question just makes us look really silly. The biggest question in life is “Are we having fun yet?
We have survived as long as we have not for our normal humans. They tend to function sort of like deer caught in headlights. They just stand confused or just keep doing what they are doing. We have survived because some of our kind had natural traits so strong they couldn’t conform to our unnatural ideas and prejudices.
Nothing in your head is formless. Nothing in your head is without “words”. Is why in psycho-analysis they use word association, but it can be sounds or even body language. Just has to be language.
You can revere the heros of our history who otherwise often lead sordid lives and will avoid any loss of faith because you are seeing the truth. The sacred is here in this life that you may have judged profane.
Hurting can be healing and if the center of the person is whole, then all it is is healing.
To affirm life is to respect its cycles. You can offer no disrespect to the departed by living vibrantly.
Evil is characterized by opposition. So opposition breeds more of itself.
The act of speaking to spirits doesnt change the spirits. It changes you. Act as if you were they, and you will have their power.
One reaches romantic maturity when they have accepted their “opposite” side and instead of looking for their opposite, they look for the truely “other”.
I don’t feel that people hurt because they are unenlightened. I feel they are unenlightened because they do not hurt.
Your focus determines your reality. A rational focus creates a sterile world.
Any experience you have that does not bring you peace, you failed to accept. To the degree you feel removed from a peaceful state, you have a list of rejections.
You can’t convince yourself your dreams are meaningless and have meaning in your waking experience.
The consensus reality is the lie.
Sadness isn’t itself a virtue. You know your heart best when it breaks, and you can come to see, that though you feel grief, your heart isn’t actually “broken”.
Truth is transcendent and we each have our own truths.
Life is lived in moments.
Your heart is the real truth. Your eye is the beauty which it beholds, and your purpose is contained in all that your being embraces and holds in awe.
I will offer that there is no mystery in human behavior, just the schism between light and darkness that we create. All behavior arises from the same life force whether we judge the outcome as good or bad.
Unity is about embracing the reality of who you are and letting that serve as the center of your whole life.
Your tensions are memories. All of them whether intense or more subtle are even potentially scars. Scars are not flexible, but for every tension, especially chronic tensions, there are memories.
We are, each of us, worthy. Equally worthy. We all exist because nature wanted a “you”.