WE HAVE BEEN discussing the question of revolt within the prison: how all reformers, idealists, and others who are incessantly active in producing certain results, are always revolting within the walls of their own conditioning, within the walls of their own social structure, within the cultural pattern of civilization which is an expression of the… Read More Confidence the way you never knew it before !
THOUGHT HAS NOT solved our problems and I don’t think it ever will. We have relied on the intellect to show us the way out of our complexity. The more cunning, the more hideous, the more subtle the intellect is, the greater the variety of systems, of theories, of ideas. And ideas do not solve… Read More THOUGHT HAS NOT solved our problems
Become a social worker or a political worker or a religious worker – is that it? Because you have nothing else to do, therefore you become a reformer! If you have nothing to do, if you are bored, why not be bored? Why not be that? If you are in sorrow, be sorrowful. Don’t try… Read More Boredom ! understand and go beyond.
Pleasure and fear seem to be deeply rooted in us – these two principles of pleasure and fear. I don’t think we can understand pleasure without understanding fear. And when we are talking about pleasure we ought to be clear that we are not condemning pleasure. We are not trying to become puritanical or permissive. We are trying to investigate or examine,… Read More How pleasure works! Understand and go Beyond.
what is love? And to enquire very deeply, profoundly into it, we must also enquire first: what is energy? Energy. Every gesture you make is based on energy. While we are listening to the speaker you are exercising your energy. To come here from a long distance, from Benares, or still further up, you have… Read More Why Fear and Love can not go together
Not a philosophy of life but to observe It is important to understand from the very beginning that I am not formulating any philosophy or any theological structure of ideas or theological concepts. It seems to me that all ideologies are utterly idiotic. What is important is not a philosophy of life but to observe… Read More Problem free life require no “Method”
Emotions Emotions are lower level responses occurring in the subcortical regions of the brain,the amygdala and the entromedial prefrontal cortices, creating biochemical reactions in your body altering your physical state. They originally helped our species survive by producing quick reactions to threat, reward, and everything in between in their environments. Emotional reactions are coded in… Read More Understand Emotion and Feeling to awake intelligence
There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time. Malcolm X Although many people assume that skepticism and cynicism refer to the same attitude, there is a distinct difference between the two. Skepticism refers a… Read More Skeptical OR Cynical you are, know and Grow
Epicureanism is a system of philosophy based upon the teachings of the ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus, founded around 307 BC. Epicurus was an atomic materialist, following in the steps of Democritus. His materialism led him to a general attack on superstition and divine intervention. “Let no one be slow to seek wisdom when he… Read More See Happiness in a Unique “Way” – Gifted By Epicurus
Maslow’s (1943, 1954) hierarchy of needs is a motivational theory in psychology comprising a five tier model of human needs, often depicted as hierarchical levels within a pyramid. Maslow wanted to understand what motivates people. He believed that people possess a set of motivation systems unrelated to rewards or unconscious desires. Maslow (1943) stated that… Read More Here is Maslow’s brilliant idea to motivate “You”