posted on Nov, 14 2012 @ 12:14 PM
You're an [SNIP]. Be aware of the minds reaction.
You're an Idiot. Be aware of the minds reaction.
You're pathetic, useless, scumbags, waste of humans. Be aware of the minds reaction.
All those reactions are of the Ego. It is the Ego at play. Usually you are not aware of the Ego and are wrapped up in the self defense mechanisms and
reactions to things. Being Aware of the Ego's reactions is one of the first steps to Wisdom.
On the Flip side we can take all the Positives too. You're hot, intelligent, the greatest ATS poster there is, a beacon of mankind, the greatest thing
since sliced bread. Now be Aware of all of the Ego's reactions.
An eye see's everything but itself. Anything that an Eye see's, is not the eye.
So too, Awareness can be, and should be aware of everything, including itself. Anything that Awareness is aware of, is not Awareness.
This is the beginning of wisdom, of ego death, of Enlightenment.
Do a self inventory on yourself, and notice how you've gone most of your life wrapped up in the Ego, instead of Aware of it and having mastery over
edit on 15-11-2012 by Gemwolf because: Removed censor circumvention