Your picture says, 'if you don't ask, you don't suffer'. That is nonsense.
Suffering exists whether you ask or not. The difference is whether you know it.
--- On Sat, 13/11/10, ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com> wrote:
From: ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com>
Subject: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas
Date: Saturday, 13 November, 2010, 10:48 AM
Expressed simply and with greater inclusivenes, all living things (humans,
animals, plants, fungi, bacteria, etc.) seek their own self-interest, namely,
to eat, survive and reproduce.
The Science of "Why We Suffer"
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Wu <wu...@...> wrote:
> I am 90% in agreement with you. That is the result of human's greed, aversion
> and delusion.
> That's the way human nature has evolved.
> > ED,
> > You are saying (almost): everybody is a hypocrite. Is that the way the
> > world is?
> > anthony