terça-feira, 11 de março de 2008

in formelessmountain.com by ken wilber

on spirituality

"there is more spirituality in reason denial of
God than thre is in myth's affirmation of
God, precisely there is more depth...
even an atheist acting from
rational-universal compassion is more
spiritual than a fundamentalist acting to
convert the universe in the name of a
mythic-membership god." -- ken wilber


"evolution does not isolate us from the rest of
the Kosmos, it unites us with the of the
Kosmos: the same currents that produced
birds from dust and poetry from rocks
produce egos from ids and sages from egos." -- ken wilber


"transcendence restores humor. spirit restores
humor. suddenly, smiling returns. too many
representatives of too many movements - even
many very good movements, such as feminism,
environmentalism, meditation, spiritual studies
- seem to lack humor alltogether. in other words,
they lack lightness, they lack a distance from
themselves, a distance from the ego and its grim
game of forcing others to conform to its contours." -- ken wilber

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