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Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of

Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

To live is to find out for yourself what is true, and you can do this only

To live is to find out for yourself what is true, and you can do this only when there is freedom, when there is continuous revolution inwardly, within yourself.
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For most of us, relationship with another is based on dependence, either ec

For most of us, relationship with another is based on dependence, either economic or psychological. This dependence creates fear, breeds in us possessiveness, results in friction, suspicion, frustration.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Life is relationship, living is relationship. We cannot live if you and I h

Life is relationship, living is relationship. We cannot live if you and I have built a wall around ourselves and just peep over that wall occasionally. Unconsciously, deeply, under the wall, we are related.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Life cannot be without relationship, but we have made it so agonizing and h

Life cannot be without relationship, but we have made it so agonizing and hideous by basing it on personal and possessive love. Can one love and yet not possess? You will find the true answer not in escape, ideals, beliefs but through the understanding of
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No one can live without relationship. You may withdraw into the mountains,

No one can live without relationship. You may withdraw into the mountains, become a monk, a sannyasi, wander off into the desert by yourself, but you are related. You cannot escape from that absolute fact. You cannot exist in isolation.
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All of us have been trained by education and environment to seek personal g

All of us have been trained by education and environment to seek personal gain and security and to fight for ourselves. Though we cover it over with pleasant phrases, we have been educated for various professions within a system which is based on exploita
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Have you not noticed that love is silence? It may be while holding the hand

Have you not noticed that love is silence? It may be while holding the hand of another, or looking lovingly at a child, or taking in the beauty of an evening. Love has no past or future, and so it is with this extraordinary state of silence.
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When the mind is empty, silent, when it is in a state of complete negation

When the mind is empty, silent, when it is in a state of complete negation - which is not blankness, nor the opposite of being positive, but a totally different state in which all thought has ceased - only then is it possible for that which is unnameable
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We are domesticated animals, revolving in a cage which we have built for ou

We are domesticated animals, revolving in a cage which we have built for ourselves - with its contentions, wranglings, its impossible political leaders, its gurus who exploit our self-conceit and their own with great refinement or rather crudely.
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Truth cannot be brought down; rather, the individual must make the effort t

Truth cannot be brought down; rather, the individual must make the effort to ascend to it. You cannot bring the mountaintop to the valley. If you would attain to the mountaintop, you must pass through the valley, climb the steeps, unafraid of the dangerou
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A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear o

A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man.
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