I cannot cause light; the most I can do is try to put myself in the path of its beam. It is possible, in deep space, to sail on solar wind. Light, be it particle or wave, has force: you rig a giant sail and go. The secret of seeing is to sail on solar wind. Hone and spread your spirit till you yourself are a sail, whetted, translucent, broadside to the merest puff.
Sunday, January 11, 2009
The secret of seeing
This is why we need to be so diligent in learning to let go of the ego. With the ego in charge and in the way it's impossible to sail in this way: