Sunday, October 05, 2008

Hope:

What if there is no "truth" to our lives, no "right" way of living, and everything we learn to do, all different methods of dealing with life, is just partial answers, and it does not matter what you believe in, as long as you believe in something and do it no matter what ...

What if all these "how to live better" stuff we see in different formats, lectures, books, TV programs, etc. are stupid the same, worthless the same, or useful the same ...

What if we have an "inconsequential" choice (given our constraints) between different life styles, athletic, aggressive, passive, reflective, meditative, religious, nonreligious, anti-religious, ...., and due to huge randomness in life, it does -NOT- really matter what life style we choose?

What if things are very different than what they seem, peace is more violent than conflict, or the way to the inner peace goes through an inner war ...

2 comments:

  1. Reminds me of a quote by a contemporary spiritual teacher that is hacked in my brain:
    "It doesn't matter WHAT you do, but HOW you do it".

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  2. I guess choosing "what" is really a matter of personal taste, but the more interested you are in "what you do" the higher are chances that you do it better ....

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