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- Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:10 pm
- Forum: Awakening / Spiritual Enlightenment / Truth-Realization
- Topic: The Secret of Enlightenment
- Replies: 11
- Views: 2284
Is this it? Is this all there is?
You are close to letting go of your ego -- like a person descending a rope, you are hanging onto the end of it. Finally you let go and discover that you were standing on the ground the whole time. Andy Thank you for sharing that absolutely brilliant metaphor. That image will linger. Another concept...
Very nice paragraph hanss. Thank you.hanss wrote: ET is right.
I've always imagined that releasing the ego is akin to literally jumping into an abyss. I enjoy peering into the void, but as yet, have been too fearful to fall.
- Mon Aug 16, 2010 8:20 pm
- Forum: Introductions
- Topic: How did you find the forum?
- Replies: 75
- Views: 28307
Words are a pet peeve of mine. How accurate are they? When they fail, who is at fault, the reader or the writer?Sighclone wrote: This is a place full of words.
... and don't let me get started on translations
How do you vanquish the ego? Or should you even try? He (my ego) is my closest friend. He assures me that I am right in every situation. He can justify every decision, rationalize every response. He seamlessly transitions from one mask to the next, becoming whichever 'person' I need him to be. Mad J...