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(Quote) I did a course in Tibetan buddhism and they teach that concepts are 'truth concealers'; that a concept is never the 'thing'. And it's true; my concept of what an alcoholic was, was someone li… (View Post)
Jim Rohm reckoned we become the average of the five people we spend the most time with. I believe that to be true in my experience. For example I'm a sober alcoholic because I spend time with other a… (View Post)
(Quote) Oh, yes, lots and lots of it. I've been a real idiot - massively so - when I was younger. I've even abandoned a family and two kids and my behavior was such that even my mother disowned me fo… (View Post)
(Quote) Nicked; that'll be useful in 12 Step circles. My take on Buddhism is that the 4th NT breaks down into three categories: * Live an ethical life. * Meditate * Practise compassion. I really don'… (View Post)