FEELING BAD

Feeling Bad—the concept struck me as odd yesterday (a migraine day). An unfortunate external event is one thing, but feeling bad over it is our own act. We whip our minds in an endless frenzy of directionally unique judgments. There is a reason the enlightened ones suggest staying present and accepting without judgement. 

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Ivor Peter Brians

Extropian, Philosopher, Writer, Futurist, Transhumanist, Rainforest preservationist, Peaceman

2 thoughts on “FEELING BAD”

    1. I believe physical activity can interrupt the constant parade of thoughts which overtake us much of the time. That is why the Zen master, while ‘peeling potatoes’ is not thinking about enlightenment but is simply, ‘peeling potatoes’.

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