posted on Apr, 1 2014 @ 09:23 AM
reply to post by OtherSideOfTheCoin
I would much rather spend these years of work, "my best years", doing charity work, spending time with my family, studding something I really want
to study and just kicking back and reading a good book on a tropical beach somewhere.
You cant have it both ways.... Lemme firstly say that as im reading your OP i feel as if it might as well have been me writing that. I feel the same
Now, to elaborate on 'you cant have it both ways'! When i was in realization of this 'slavery' in which we all live, I realized that to achieve
everything i quoted you on i.e. kicking back n relaxing, one must conquer the system of slavery in which we live. Yes it is an abomination of a
system, but if you wanna win you gotta WIN! Do whatever it takes to ensure that you
get what you want and become an elitist! become one of
However, that is not something that most people actually want. Sure we want the luxuries that come with being an elitist, but most humans dont
actually wanna be elitist, they just wanna be happy (whatever that entails)....... and in most, if not all cases, it has nothing to do with power!
So, i then understood. And it seems you do too.
social prison that I think prevents us all form achieving true full self actualisation
Have you read the story of Siddhārtha Gautama? He realized how to escape this 'prison'.
In conclusion, if you want anything in this world you have to work at achieving it...... If you dont want to work? Stop wanting, become a buddhist!
and try to attain enlightenment. However that aint gonna happen, right?
So, instead just realize that you are not alone in this. You are just the
same as everyone else who has realized the situation as it is! And once you know, you dont forget, and more n more people are starting to know the
This pissed me off.
The peace of mind that comes with closure be it good or bad is better than confusion that leads to anger!