Conversations For Transformation: Essays Inspired By The Ideas Of Werner Erhard

Conversations For Transformation

Essays By Laurence Platt

Inspired By The Ideas Of Werner Erhard

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Zen No Zen

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Good "Enlightenment is giving up the notion that you are un-enlightened." ... Laurence Platt, BREAKTHROUGH SKYDIVING 
Better "Enlightenment is giving up the notion that you are enlightened."  ... James Tsutsui
Good "Those who tell don't know, and those who know don't tell." ... Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching
Better "Those who don't know tell, and those who know speak." ... Laurence Platt, Shout About It
This essay, Zen No Zen, is the fifteenth in an open group on Zen: I am indebted to James Tsutsui who contributed material for this conversation.




Work in progress.

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It's probably true to say that the essential paradox of Zen is that if you have to use the lexicography of Zen to communicate your Zen, then you have no Zen. Moreover if you have to use the lexicography of Zen to communicate your Zen, then even Zen says that whatever Zen you say you have, stinks.

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  Coming soon.   



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