Conflict is a wastage of energy
K School Discussion 3 - Brockwood Park,England - 12 June 1983
Why have human beings not found a way of living that is peaceful and without conflict?
It is a wastage of energy when I try to be something I am not.
What does it mean to remain with the fact?
When you are not pursuing the opposite, which is a wastage of energy, which is a non-fact, then you have the energy to look at the fact.
Why do you say that you understand intellectually or verbally?
You are not different from what you observe in yourself.
Could you investigate why you hold on to your conditioning?
Perhaps it would have a tremendous effect if a few of us that can live without conflict.
The computer will do most of the things we can, and unless our brain is very active it’s going to become dull and wither.
Either you lose yourself in pleasure, amusement and superficial things or you enter into a world that has no end, with immense depth and vastness. This is for you to find out.
How will you stop being mediocre?
K School Discussion 5 - Brockwood Park,England - 19 June 1983
What is mediocrity?
Is your action based on reward and punishment?
Are you dull because you compare yourself with another who is not dull?
As long as you never demand the highest of yourself, that is the essence of mediocrity.
How do I realise I am mediocre?
What role has thought in relationship?
Do you see the false as false?
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