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"Don't tell me your logic - explain your values."

The Metaphysics of Quality was first expounded by Robert Pirsig in Lila. This book can be purchased here.


Russell Brand : The Mystic

Russell Brand does yoga and meditation. In the above video he talks about how both of these things help him find a connection which Drugs and Sex cannot. It’s rare to have a celebrity with such considerable self confessed experience in drugs and sex, speak with such honesty in what way they don’t work. “I’ve Read More

Robert Redford On a Sailboat

“[In this film] there’s nothing but the elements. Nothing but the weather, a man, a boat – that’s it.” Robert Redford In a new J.C. Chandor film Robert Redford ‘plays an unnamed solo sailor woken by a collision with a drifting shipping container that rips a hole in his 11-metre yacht. Taking on water, and Read More

Empty your cup.

“Nan-in, a Japanese master during the Meiji era, received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen. Nan-in served tea. He poured his visitor’s cup full, and then kept on pouring. The professor watched the overflow until he no longer could restrain himself. “It is overfull. No more will go in!” Like this cup, Read More

Alan Watts on Death.

“I think nowadays though, the more general idea, the more plausible idea to many people; is that when we die we just cease to be.  That’s all there is to it.  But we’re inclined I think, to have in our minds, a picture of this.  Which indeed is depressing.  Of being shut up in the Read More