Christianity and Judaism are religions of exile: Man was thrown out of the Garden.
The serpent Was the wise one in the Garden. Adam and Eve Got thrown into the field of time. Osbon, Diane K., A Joseph Campbell Companion, 1991 (30-31)
“This is precisely the key to what may well be one of humankind’s greatest leaps in understanding the way the universe works: the fact that time and the things that happen within it are intimately connected as two parts of the same essence—they cannot be separated (96). Physicist, John Wheeler (quoted in Gregg Braden’s Fractal Time: The Secret of 2012 and a New World Age, 2009)
“Wisdom is reflection in time. Knowledge is static and timeless. It is the moment before the Big Bang, the explosion brings Understanding through the fourth dimension, which is time” (Foreward: RZA, The TAO OF WU, 2009).
evolution when you begin to care more about the process as a whole than you care about your ego's fears, desires, or concerns. And it represents the essential shift of identity that this teaching rests on: The SHIFT from the ego to the Authentic Self. When this occurs, your very motive for pursuing enlightenment evolves from one that is fundamentally self-centered to one that is focused upon the evolution of consciousness itself.
~ Andrew Cohen
l analysis & appraisal, I said that there were obviously two directly opposed categories of criticism - constructive & destructive - to which he replied never ever apologise for offering constructive criticism - while all those around you perceive ALL criticism to be destructive. It was also during this particular [TIME] Linnie & I were first introduced to DIVIDED SELF, which was written by the Scottish psychiatrist R.D.Laing. Reality is not just the bad; it is also the good.
The mind requires an awareness of both in order to work at its best.
several hundred specialist
teachers of dyslexic children
and then asked them how many
of them were left handed?,
just a few hands were raised, and
then how many were dyslexic? -
none to which raising of hands, I declared that only dyslexics could teach dyslexics because you had to
be one to understand one.