Life, evolution vs mind and cosmic energy

Life, evolution vs mind and cosmic energy /2010/02/08/life-evolution-vs-mind-and-cosmic-energy/ Bennett’s views are outlandish, no doubt, but he raises an issue that won’t go away: is mind evolution in man the same as life evolution in general? Bennett’s outrageous speculations nonetheless force the question. His system is divided into three levels, the mechanical, the life, and the cosmic … Continue reading Life, evolution vs mind and cosmic energy

‘Intentional suffering’ and the sadists of the ‘work’ /2008/07/12/intentional-suffering-and-the-sadists-of-the-work/

‘Intentional suffering’ and the sadists of the ‘work’ more on previous comment (comment lost) Reading Gurdjieff’s book is generally a waste of time. I wince at your statement that this effort is ‘intentional suffering’, that phrase of the ‘work’. Don’t get started with all that. It is a very ill-considered thesis with many pitfalls, to … Continue reading ‘Intentional suffering’ and the sadists of the ‘work’ /2008/07/12/intentional-suffering-and-the-sadists-of-the-work/