posted on Aug, 22 2013 @ 05:31 PM
Originally posted by arpgme
Duality is truth and yet it has been demonized by those who want complete oneness in this world.
I talk about oneness a lot. I reject dualism. But that doesn't mean I want complete oneness in this
world. And if I've made anyone feel
demonized, then I apologize.
is my philosophy. I believe the ultimate nature of reality is one, not
But we aren't living in the ultimate nature of reality. For better and for worse we are living in a state that perceives unity as complementary
opposites, represented by yin and yang.
"Really, the fundamental, ultimate mystery - the only thing you need to know to understand the deepest metaphysical secrets - is this: that for every
outside there is an inside and for every inside there is an outside, and although they are different, they go together." -Alan Watts
Together yin and yang form a circle - the Tao. I love the Tao, but that doesn't mean I hate yin and yang. In fact I love them too, and sometimes its a
love-hate thingy. I hate those. but I love them too. Dammit! This realm of space-time-ego personalities is a real treat.
edit on 22-8-2013 by BlueMule because: (no reason given)