One of the most misleading representational techniques in our language is the use of the word ‘I.’
What is to give light must endure burning.
A serious and good philosophical work could be written consisting entirely of jokes.
Even in a society as tightly controlled as Singapore’s, the market creates certain forces which perhaps in the long run may lead to democracy.
Black frost. The ground is hard, the air tastes bitter. Your stars cluster in evil signs.
The past is malleable and flexible, changing as our recollection interprets and re-explains what has happened.
There shall be no slave in your home, male or female: Least of all the mother of your son.
When we are thirsty, we drink the white waters of the pool, the sweetness of our mournful childhood.
We also have a cultural phenomenon: the emergence of a global culture, or of cultural globalization.
What is of the nature of spirit and soul must be gleaned from facts belonging to the spirit and soul; we shall then know that in the living thinking which is liberated from the will, a life-germ has been discerned which passes through the gate of death, goes through the spiritual world after death, and afterwards returns again to earthly life.