Our deepest questions don’t have answers, and they may not have goals either.

“I’m always anxious thinking I’m not living my life to the fullest, you know?”
Clementine Kruczynski, from the 2004 movie, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

The essential nature of contradiction makes liars of those who call themselves “non-dualists.” Rupert Spira and his friends speak the cornflakes Buddhism of television gurus. The fact is that we live for contradiction, and we’d be lost without it…

Our deepest questions, such as pertain to love and meaning, don’t have goals. They don’t have single answers. Each of our abilities answers these questions differently. Whole answers require multiple intelligences.



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