November 12th, 2006

cat quilt painting

one hand clapping

The problem with God-talk:

If all language is metaphorical, what in the ultimate referent if not that which is unspeakable, or indeed, unknowable?

The illusion of understanding is the beginning-point of idolatry.

The mystic says: I see, but do not yet understand.

The skeptic says: I understand, but do not see.

The enlightened seeker says: I am.

The troubled seeker asks: What is truth?

The Master replies: