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  On one occasion, the Buddha said to the monks this:
"No other form do I know, O monks, that so persists in obsessing the mind of a man as the form of a woman.
The form of a woman persists in obsessing the mind of a man.

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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: THE SOUND OF SILENCE
vertical line Posted on Jun.25.2008 @ 06:30PM EDT by Woodsman
does not seek for answers
does not identify with loss or gain

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Reply from Woodsman
Jun.25.2008
06:36PM EDT 
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vertical line consider the lilies in the field, from there one can gain in purpose to allow any change 
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Reply from Woodsman
Jun.25.2008
06:46PM EDT 
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vertical line each thought offers a chance of awakening, the forgotten in you
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Reply from lehish
Jun.25.2008
06:53PM EDT 
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"does not seek for answers
does not identify with loss or gain"

what are you referring 'to' ?

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Reply from Woodsman
Jun.25.2008
06:58PM EDT 
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"does not seek for answers
does not identify with loss or gain"

what are you referring 'to' ?

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I don't know, in silence.
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Reply from ______
Jun.26.2008
09:09AM EDT 
vertical line The son is about his father's business.
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Jun.26.2008
09:23AM EDT 
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vertical line fools said I, you do not know
silence like a cancer grows
here my words that I might teach you
take my arms that I might reach you
but my words, like silent raindrops fell
and echoed in the wells of silence
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Reply from Snibbler
Jun.26.2008
07:10PM EDT 
vertical line And the people bowed and prayed
To the neon god they made
And the sign flashed out its warning
In the words that it was forming
And the sign said: "The words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
And tenement halls
And whisperd in the sound of silence."

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r. King was, of course, a preacher, and he knew that the Book of Ecclesiastes said, “There is a time to keep silence, and a time to speak.” And he cautioned us that, “In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”
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Reply from 77 zen ror
Jun.26.2008
07:14PM EDT 
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vertical line In silence the heart speaks. What is the sound of your heart. What is the sound of your breath when you breath in & out. Can you speak with out saying a word.
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Jun.26.2008
07:23PM EDT 
vertical line Language of prophetism.
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