Language itself is a mental construct, an illusion. Take nouns for instance. The word 'HOUSE' whether you see it written or hear it spoken, is not the house itself. It is simply a physical form of part of a sign. It is the signifier that points to the signified which is a mental conceptualization of [...]
The common denominator between meditation systems, religions, spiritual initiation systems, yoga, psychoanalysis, education, positive thinking, affirmations, hypnosis, etc. is that they all aim at modifying behavior. To ‘behave oneself’ originally meant literally to ‘have oneself in a particular way’ – 'have' being used here in the sense ‘hold’ or ‘comport’. The be- is an intensive [...]
You can not fight what you don't see, can not see, or don't know exists. False identification is one of the main tools used to hide things in plain sight.
Africa has had and still has the most advance BEHAVIORAL technology on the planet. We may be more familiar with it under names like Education, Psychology, Spirituality, or even Religion. Africa is asking "My child, my child...why has thou forsaken me?" "Why have you forsaken our institutions of cultivation from a wildling (birth/babe) to a domesticated [...]
No, friendship is not about "supporting your friends even when you know they're wrong." That's not friendship. That's being an ENABLER. That's being an ACCOMPLICE. Friendship is loving someone enough to tell them to stop being an idiot before they ruin their lives (enchanting minds). Bad Character has been given a pass for far too [...]
The burden of proof is always on the claimant. If a claimant does not support their claim(s) with appropriate evidence, there's no need to focus or spend energy on it. The Social Community is full of unsupported claims and a lot of energy wasted in back and forth comments. In a debate setting, those claims would [...]