Why haven't we changed?
Committees Discussion 1 - Brockwood Park,England - 15 September 1980
Is there a single cause or are there are many causes for the lack of deep, profound interest?
Can the body regain or capture the original capacity to live a very sensitive, healthy life?
Am I allowing my emotions to have an extraordinary part in my life?
What is my relationship to the rest of the world, to the particular and to the general?
Loneliness is part of the wounds that I have received from childhood.
Do I function from knowledge?
Can I capture the essence of what K has been saying? If I can capture the essence of it, that may really change my whole being.
Are you aware that your mind is functioning in a groove?
Committees Discussion 2 - Brockwood Park,England - 19 September 1980
What do we mean by awareness?
Begin simply, not elaborately; then move from the outer to the inner. If you are not aware of the outer, you have no criterion for the inner.
Why is my mind living in the past and dictating from the past what the present should be?
Am I aware that I am functioning in a groove? Who is that says, ‘I must get out of the groove’?
A mechanical mind is not a fresh mind.
Is the observer different from the observed? How am I observing the grooves in my mind?