About the time I started school (5 or 6), I came to a startling realization, doing "what I can do" was getting me into a lot of trouble.
The concept of "just because I can, doesn't mean I should" was formed.
I've spent the last 45 years trying to figure out the meaning of should.
As my understanding of "myself" grows, the way I see everything else changes, the information I get from any particular thing changes, my understanding of "myself" grows.
it's been a wild…Continue
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"All waters are brooded over by Nârâyana, but every kind of water is not fit for drink. Similarly, though it is true that the Almighty dwells in every place, yet every place is not fit to be visited by man. As one kind of water may be used for washing our feet, another may serve the purpose of ablution, and others may be drunk, and others again may not be touched at all; so there are different kinds of places. We may approach some, we can enter into the inside of others, others we must…Continue
“In Psycho-Spiritual matters the method of trial and error may be sufficient for beginners; however, the more advanced may have to add the method of trial and neither success nor error, trial and neither success nor error. . . .”—General Theosophy
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“You cannot feel like a millionaire until you no longer need two million.”—General Theosophy
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“If you can now climb the mountain, thank all the hills.”—General Theosophy
“Being needy is almost always an illness; being needed is almost always a cure.”—General Theosophy
“Seize the day! but then release it for the moment.”—General Theosophy
“No longer call your knowledge ‘Theosophical’ if you can prove it to someone else . . . or to yourself in some other way.”—General Theosophy
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Adept Theosophy: “Practical application of intuitive knowledge or wisdom, including those psychological insights and ‘esoteric psycho-operative devices’ which may be analogically associated with (and perhaps the basis for) grand speculative formulations like karma and reincarnation.”—General Theosophy
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Theosophy: “Intuitive knowledge or wisdom resulting from personal experience of one’s Transcendental (‘Divine’) Nature.”—General Theosophy
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“You can almost always solve other people’s problems by using 2+2=4; however, your own almost always require 2+1.3+.04+.51+.096+.0022+.0078+.02+.023+.001=4.”—General Theosophy
“First make the magician; then the magic.”—General Theosophy
“The best, most restful thing about not having made your mark in the world is that neither you nor anyone else is expecting you to make another.”—General Theosophy
Aside from the other question I asked, I'd like to know what do you believe in? Do you guys worship deities? What rituals do you follow? :)
“Perhaps the more sophisticated type of Theosophy patiently waits until a person has finished researching and calculating himself or herself into complete insignificance and meaninglessness.”—General Theosophy
Added by Richard Ihle on May 23, 2014 at 9:01am — No Comments
I regret my last forum post (which arguably broke some rules and was finally deleted, at my request) made when I was burnt out after having a big problem. Much of the post was not relevant because of the last site focus change, which I am still not used to, and much of my post was emotional/subconscious nonsense, though some, such as criticizing ideologies of violent ideology texts, I still wholeheartedly agree with. Anyone I unfriended at that time (besides apologists for such texts), feel…Continue
Message Ceenom -- The Final Truth
Wisdom of supreme significance relating science and humanity is getting revealed exposing mysteries behind everything from a tiny particle to a mighty galaxy. It is a most serious, profound phase that discloses with logical evidence the cause-effect basis…Continue
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“Progress in the world results from increasing what you know; progress in the Spirit, from increasing what you don’t know.”—General Theosophy
“Science produces facts; Theosophy produces suspicions.”—General Theosophy