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by zoe
Tue May 05, 2015 1:57 am
Forum: Mythos: For the Creative Community
Topic: Music Corner
Replies: 658
Views: 33332

by zoe
Tue May 05, 2015 1:55 am
Forum: Mythos: For the Creative Community
Topic: Music Corner
Replies: 658
Views: 33332

by zoe
Tue May 05, 2015 1:54 am
Forum: Mythos: For the Creative Community
Topic: Music Corner
Replies: 658
Views: 33332

by zoe
Tue May 05, 2015 1:51 am
Forum: Mythos: For the Creative Community
Topic: Music Corner
Replies: 658
Views: 33332

by zoe
Mon Nov 10, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: Free Will
Replies: 2783
Views: 113389

But all this gets us into debate around the meaning of knowledge, belief, faith and thought.
Agreed. That is what we need to get beyond.
by zoe
Sun Nov 09, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: Free Will
Replies: 2783
Views: 113389

Not rhetorical at all Zoe.
The people who believe in free will are not claiming that science is on their side.
Rom, belief is not enough? So..... I ask a rhetorical question, my thought being it is the same question you asked.
by zoe
Sun Nov 09, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: Free Will
Replies: 2783
Views: 113389

Roncooper wrote:
The people who believe in free will are not claiming that science is on their side.
Then how do they claim they have free will? (on what basis?)
Really..... a rhetorical question?
by zoe
Sat Nov 08, 2014 6:05 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: Free Will
Replies: 2783
Views: 113389

I love this. It is the perfect theory. To have knowledge without knowledge is to ignore reality all together. Boy, I can't wait to jump on that bandwagon. We present a theory of information expressed solely in terms of which transformations of physical systems are possible and which are impossible ...
by zoe
Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:40 am
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: Free Will
Replies: 2783
Views: 113389

There is a new fundamental theory of physics that’s called constructor theory, and was proposed by David Deutsch who pioneered the theory of the universe of quantum computer. David and I are working this theory together. The fundamental idea in this theory is that we formulate all laws of physics i...
by zoe
Wed Oct 01, 2014 10:56 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

Quote: Quote: I believe that at every level of society - familial, tribal, national and international - the key to a happier and more successful world is the growth of compassion. We do not need to become religious, nor do we need to believe in an ideology. All that is necessary is for each of us to...
by zoe
Tue Sep 30, 2014 2:25 am
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

They travel and teach. They don't sit around and say OM. I believe that at every level of society - familial, tribal, national and international - the key to a happier and more successful world is the growth of compassion. We do not need to become religious, nor do we need to believe in an ideology...
by zoe
Sat Sep 27, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. - zen proverb
by zoe
Sat Sep 27, 2014 3:25 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

If you understand, things are just as they are; if you do not understand, things are just as they are. - zen proverb But I do find that when I gain an understanding my behaviour does change ... as a consequence my environment changes. A never ending dance if you like. Both this zen saying and the c...
by zoe
Tue Sep 23, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

Ron: Perhaps this manner of viewing dreams explains the zen approach in more western terms.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. - Carl Jung
by zoe
Mon Sep 22, 2014 11:53 pm
Forum: The Conversation with a Thousand Faces
Topic: An Intrinsic Self?
Replies: 77
Views: 6034

I never got this chopping water carrying wood business ... I can't help but think it is simply a plot by the reactionary capitalists to keep the masses in check. If you understand, things are just as they are; if you do not understand, things are just as they are. - zen proverb Zen sayings are a lo...