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Wu-Wei 0 (0)

[su_quote style=”modern-light”]Knowing others is wisdom;Knowing the self is enlightenment.Mastering others requires force;Mastering the self requires strength;He who knows he has enough is rich.Perseverance is a sign of will power.He who stays where he is endures.To die but not to perish is to be eternally present.[/su_quote] [su_video url=”https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/6867325/The%20Science%20of%20Spontaneity-%20Mastering%20Wu-Wei.mp4″ poster=”http://mindfulnessless.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/arlberg-pass-833326_1920-1024×570.jpg” title=”Wu-Wei and Cognitive Psychology”]Dennett on Free Will[/su_video] [su_quote style=”modern-light”]We put thirty spokes together and…

Jay 0 (0)

Jiddu Krishnamurti Socrates:Plato::J::UG [su_quote style=”modern-light”]I maintain that truth is a pathless land, and you cannot approach it by any path whatsoever, by any religion, by any sect. That is my point of view, and I adhere to that absolutely and unconditionally. Truth, being limitless, unconditioned, unapproachable by any path whatsoever, cannot be organized; nor should any organization be formed to lead or…

Mindfulness 0 (0)

[otw_is sidebar=otw-sidebar-3]   Mindfulness as a modern, western practice is founded on modern[note 6] vipassana, and the training of sati, which means “moment to moment awareness of present events”, but also “remembering to be aware of something”.[68] It leads to insight into the true nature of reality,[36][69][not in citation given] namely the three marks of existence, the impermanence of and the unsatisfactoriness…

You Don’t Know 0 (0)

  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consciousness#Scientific_study [su_quote style=”modern-light”]Philosophers’ claims that by reflecting on itself thought reliably reveals our nature, grounds knowledge, gives us free will, endows our behavior with moral value, are all challenged. And the threat doesn’t stem from some tendentious scientistic worldview. It emerges from the detailed understanding of the mind that cognitive science and neuroscience are providing.[/su_quote]       [su_quote style=”modern-light”]Introspection, “the…