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originally posted by: tetra50[/quote]
I've come to feel pretty strongly that this duality philosophy that you can't know joy without knowing pain, etc, is just inculcation and justification for what we all suffer through needlessly.
Uhh. Yes I am late. but I must comment. Having wrestled with this for many years.
I call it conditioning with a simpler word. It is as though we strive to suffer, we take pride in it. We excuse our joy as if it is an embarrassment .
Wondering over time how this approach to life evolved.
What is the thread every one is referring to?