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Old 24-08-2016, 09:41 AM   #45
jimijams
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Originally Posted by white light View Post
What would you actually see? Just an abstract and meaningless shape.
What you would see is what is, not a mental interpretation of what is. Look around the room now without naming things, there is a knowingness there that is non-conceptual. That knowingness (awareness) sees reality (your room) complete, yet if I were to ask you to describe what it is you saw to me would that description in words be complete? No, it is ever only a partial description of what is, and so we live our lives an interpretation. Yes, words give meaning to abstraction, but is meaning conducive with reality? Concepts are useful as descriptors, problem is though we mistake the menu for the main dish or the map for the territory.
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