Right view is a short sentence descriptive of what ails most of us. There are varying philosophies borne out of ancient wisdoms which are not recognised as of a true value because of their egotisms.
Trying to apply Buddhist thoughts in a western world is fraught with quandary. I...
Some corollaries to Cogito Ergo Sum:
I think, therefore I am not dating.
I do not think, therefore I am President.
I think, therefore I am annoyed.
I think, therefore my family is a comedy of errors.
I think, therefore I have the right to eat you.
I think, therefore I will...
I can’t keep up good habits.My best intentions are about as robust and courageous as rabbits. I should force the issue, put my foot down, not take No for an answer, talk myself round; I’m a rational man, I think, therefore I am. None of this should be beyond me but my Will...
as anything more than an imaginary writer behind this imaginary bit of text, and i shouldn't have to if you are just in my head. of course writing this would be pointless at that point. anyway, assuming you aren't in my head, you do exist. maybe not how you thing you do...
Ok here we go.
We are not alone in the universe.
This was fact to our common ancestors.
When the bile quotes how, "thou shalt have no other god before me"
It was because we were designed by an entire race of other entities.
Well, maybe not...