« Morality thrives without belief in immortality | Main | Struggling to label my belief in unbelief »

May 17, 2008


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

a few sayings:

*Losing oneself in what is here is finding that 'here' is what one is.

*My absence as a conceptual object is my presence as inconceivable subject.

*Disciples and devotees..What are most of them doing? Worshipping the tea pot instead of drinking the tea!

*We are conditioned to suppose that what we are is the presence of what is present, which is the absence of what is absent. But when we apperceive what we are we find that what we are is the absence of what is present, and the presence of what is absent.

*What you are looking for is what is looking.

*There cannot be either self nor other for there is no self that is not other nor any other that is not self.

*Apparently absent in relativity, I am present absolutely.

*Enlightenment, instead of altering our state, discloses what we have always been.

*We are told to destroy the ego, beat it down and smother it. This will certainly keep us busy, but don't you have to find it first? Isn't there a saying about catching your goose before you cook it? The great difficulty is there isn't one.

*The seeker is the found and the found is the seeker as soon as it is apperceived that there is no time.

*Perceptions employed as a base for building up positive concepts are the origin of all ignorance. Apperceiving that there is nothing to perceive is deliverance.

*Objectifying what is functioning while objectifying is all that 'bondage' could be.


I do not BELIEVE in the existence of any object, in the actual existence of anything perceived by the senses that can be interpreted conceptually as an object..including that of any dream, vision, hallucination or of any other living experience in a sober, sleeping or drugged state.

I do not BELIEVE in the existence of any objective person or entity that might be interpreted as writing these lines, nor in the factual existence of the words with which they are written.


I do not BELIEVE that whatever appears to be subjected to duration in time or extension in space could be other than just an appearance in mind.

Then who is responsible for these statements?

I am responsible, as I am responsible for every appearance. And every other being whether man, bird, skunk or ant can say it also or know it without being able to say it.

Because in the void of Basic Nature, so it is. And I, whoever says it, am the immanence phenomenally whose transcendence noumenally is what I am.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)


  • Welcome to the Church of the Churchless. If this is your first visit, click on "About this site--start here" in the Categories section below.
  • HinesSight
    Visit my other weblog, HinesSight, for a broader view of what's happening in the world of your Church unpastor, his wife, and dog.
  • BrianHines.com
    Take a look at my web site, which contains information about a subject of great interest to me: me.
  • Twitter with me
    Join Twitter and follow my tweets about whatever.
  • I Hate Church of the Churchless
    Can't stand this blog? Believe the guy behind it is an idiot? Rant away on our anti-site.