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How To Be Alone by Tanya Davis

  “The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of … Continue reading

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The One is the Many is the One

“We are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively.” – Bill Hicks Student: What is meant, exactly, by ‘transcending the illusion of other’ and how might this be accomplished? JS: Fundamentally, we know that the One has become the many. That … Continue reading

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Huxley, Mescalin and ‘Other People’

From The Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley… “…what about other people? What about human relations? …This participation in the manifest glory of things left no room, so to speak, for the ordinary, the necessary concerns of human existence, above … Continue reading

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There’s Only One of Us Here

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Ken Wilber on the Aloneness of the Spiritual Path

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A Selection of Quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre

A selection of quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre dealing with aloneness, freedom, consciousness and society. “Man can will nothing unless he has first understood that he must count on no one but himself; that he is alone.” “If you are lonely … Continue reading

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Social Anxiety and the Price We Pay to Fit In

Question: I have been diagnosed with social anxiety disorder, for which I have been prescribed drugs. However, might this condition be advantageous, or even a sign that I am moving toward enlightenment? Continue reading

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