By the way, if you've never gotten around to spending some time with Huxley's The Perennial Philosophy, I highly recommend it.
It is a bit embarrassing to have been concerned with the human problem all one's life and find at the end that one has no more to offer by way of advice than "try to be a little kinder".
Saturday, December 18, 2010
Advice concerning "the human problem"
I guess he wanted something that sounded really "profound" to say or maybe he wanted to come up with something no one else had thought of exactly. But this is it, actually. I do think so.