To find out what you love to do demands a great deal of intelligence; because, if you are afraid of not being able to earn a livelihood, or of not fitting into this rotten society, then you will never find out. But, if you are not frightened, if you refuse to be pushed into the groove of tradition by your parents, by your teachers, by the superficial demands of society, then there is a possibility of discovering what it is you really love to do. So, to discover, there must be no fear of not surviving.
Saturday, October 06, 2007
No fear of not surviving
I know I've made many decisions out of a fear of not surviving. I imagine we all have. So this is a challenging statement by an always bold spiritual teacher: