Human consciousness, then, in the only form in which it can be examined and described, is a compound of various elements, of whose separate action, if it ever existed, we retain no remembrance, and therefore no power of reproducing ie. thought. It is impossible to have a distinct conception of an act of pure sensation— … Continue reading Our personal consciousness
Presentative and representative consciousness
It is sufficient for our present purpose to state, that whatever occupies a distinct portion of space, however arbitrarily distinguished, is an individual object of external intuition; and whatever occupies a distinct moment of time, without extension in space, is an individual object of internal intuition. On the other hand, general notions or concepts, as … Continue reading Presentative and representative consciousness
What is the relation of self-evidence to reality?
As the metaphysical writings of Aristotle and his followers are likely to be but little known to the majority of modern readers, it may be useful to add a brief account of the ancient method of treating the subject, which will serve at the same time to exhibit more clearly the chasm which separates the … Continue reading What is the relation of self-evidence to reality?
What is wisdom
Wisdom by itself is nonexistent. Wisdom is always combined with knowledge and experience. In order to become wise you must experience knowledge. Wisdom comes to you when you have seen something, you have done something, you have learned something and you have understood all the ramifications of that something. So, going back to wisdom, each … Continue reading What is wisdom
From the root chakra to the crown chakra, from your higher self to the spirits around you, there are a plethora of ways for thoughts to enter your mind. Once there, in your mind, thoughts gain power. The longer they reside in your mind, the more energy they build.
Exercise: Preparing your mind for a high-frequency life
Here are a few exercises to prepare your mind for high-frequency living. ⦁ What does high-frequency living mean to you? Write the answer down from the top of your head. ⦁ When you think of high-frequency living, what words come to mind? Write them down, preferably as words. ⦁ Quickly from the top of your … Continue reading Exercise: Preparing your mind for a high-frequency life
7 Concepts to contemplate for Enlightenment
1. Life. Life does not repose only on what your body is and what your mind carries. No, life itself is attached to a grid in the universe and through this grid everyone interacts. Take a look at a grid where many roots are attached to it to form one. Each root talks to each … Continue reading 7 Concepts to contemplate for Enlightenment
What is Enlightenment by Immanuel Kant
Enlightenment is man's release from his self-incurred tutelage. Tutelage s man's inability to make use of his understanding without direction from another. Self-incurred is this tutelage when its cause lies not in lack of reason but in lack of resolution and courage to use it without direction from another. Sapere aude! "Have courage to use … Continue reading What is Enlightenment by Immanuel Kant