We decide which is right and which is an illusion.

Archive for July, 2016

Awakening

‘Awakening is possible only of those who seek it and want it, for those who are ready to struggle with themselves and work on themselves for a very long time and very persistently in order to attain it.’

G. I. Gurdjieff
Influential early 20th century Russian mystic, philosopher, spiritual teacher, and composer of Armenian and Greek descent


To See The World In All Its Glory

‘It takes a great deal of courage to see the world in all its tainted glory, and still to love it.’

Oscar Wilde
Irish playwright, novelist, essayist, and poet


The Free Soul

‘The free soul is rare but you know it when you see it basically because you feel good when you are near or with them.’

Charles Bukowski
American poet, novelist, and short story writer
His writing was influenced by the social, cultural, and economic ambience of his home city of Los Angeles


Violence and Separation

‘When you call yourself an Indian or a Muslim or a Christian or a European, or anything else, you are separating yourself from the rest of mankind. When you separate yourself by belief, by nationality, by tradition, it breeds violence. So a man who is seeking to understand violence does not belong to any country, to any religion, to any political party or partial system; he is concerned with the total understanding of mankind.’

Jiddu Krishnamurti
Speaker and writer on matters that concerned humankind