"May we give all sentient beings safe passage through our minds." - Scott Adams (redo)
Thursday, July 27, 2006
Balsekar on Surrender . . .
It is a curious fact that one's chances of survival are best when there is no anxiety to survive. There is a special effectiveness or power of virtuality that is available to those who do not exhaust and dissipate themselves with anxiety. The subtlety, however, is that anxiety also includes any positive effort to eliminate anxiety--and this is precisely where true understanding comes into its own by accepting wholeheartedly whatever life brings without resistance or recoil.