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Colorful quote on dreaming from an interview with Jeff Warren

19 Mar

Photo by Mark WonderFerret

  I try not to be one of those blogs that does nothing but post quotes, cuz that’s usually kinda lame, but every once in awhile, a good quote is worth sharing… With that in mind, I stumbled upon a lovely interview today with Jeff Warren, author of The Head Trip: Adventures on the Wheel […]

Interesting quote from Richard Bach

17 Jun

nature by Wiberg

  In discussing a new found ability to rememeber his dreams after writing them down, Richard Bach, author of Illusions and Jonathan Livingston Seagull, writes in A Gift of Wings: It wasn’t much later that I noticed that my days were dreams themselves, and just as deeply forgotten. When I couldn’t remember what happened last […]

Stephen LaBerge quote on dreaming and perception

21 May

“Dreaming is perception unconstrained by sensory input. And vice versa, what is perception is what we’re doing right now; dreaming, constrained by sensory input.” Stephen LaBerge, interview, captured in DVD series titled “Consciousness “

Be Happy by H.E. Situ Rinpoche

29 Apr

The Astonishing Hypothesis

8 Feb

Try to wrap your mind around this: “The Astonishing Hypothesis is that “You,” your joys and your sorrows, your memories and your ambitions, your sense of personal identity and free will, are in fact no more than the behavior of a vast assembly of nerve cells and their associated molecules.” Francis Crick Can our sense […]

Science & Religion: having my cake and eating it, too…

5 Feb

Can you guess where the quote below comes from? I’ll give you a hint: he’s a famous religious figure. “Given that one of the primary characteristics of consciousness is its subjective and experiential nature, any systematic study of it must adopt a method that will give access to the dimensions of subjectivity and experience. A […]