I want you to see life bare, as it is; and the bare is not ugly. The bare is very beautiful. The bare is very tremendous.
Additional information/ Source: Book: Why Suffering? page 13
The most significant aspect of your life is that you're alive right now. Everything else is secondary and incidentalExpand ⇕
When you say positive thinking, in a way you are trying to escape reality. You only want to look at one side of life while missing out the other. You may ignore the other, but the other will not ignore you.Expand ⇕
There is no one moment of ease, simply. These structured societies where you have house mortgage which is for thirty years, a car mortgage which is for ten years, an education loan which is twenty two years - you got a life term. You’re doing your time in an open prison.Expand ⇕
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If you are too full of yourself, life has to knead you. There is no other treatment.Expand ⇕