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Thursday, November 17, 2005

Getting Ready to Live in the West


People in the West are always getting ready to live.

~Chinese Proverb

-James's comment: Live now or die forever.

-Peace to all beings-

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4 comments:

Belly said...

'live now or die forever' Something in that really struck me. I suspect I am in for a little reflection. Thanks!

Take care.

"James" said...

Belly:

When I wrote that I had to reflect on it myself. It was a call for me to live now in the present with sharp mindfulness to end the life/death cycle of samsara.

auspiciousgreen said...

i find dualities about the west/east a little bit problematic. i think this message needs to be sent to everybody. east/west is disintegrating.. great sentiment though.

"James" said...

Auspicious:

I agree with you that everyone should listen to this message and not just westerners.

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