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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: THE MEANING OF LIFE.
vertical line Posted on Nov.01.2008 @ 08:44AM EDT by IZIZIZ

Well.

What do you know?


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Reply from shayne
Nov.01.2008
08:47AM EDT 
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the meaning of life is life itself.

it has no meaning other then what we give it.

its that simple.

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Reply from ______
Nov.01.2008
09:15AM EDT 
vertical line Tell me exactly what you want or you might get exactly what you asked for. 
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Reply from shayne
Nov.01.2008
09:26AM EDT 
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vertical line who? me?
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Reply from ______
Nov.01.2008
09:29AM EDT 
vertical line The original poster, me, you, anybody.  But mainly the original poster. 
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Reply from Woodsman
Nov.01.2008
10:30AM EDT 
vertical line We're here to find a connection to all others, and to open with compassion to everything.
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Reply from kelvintan
Nov.01.2008
12:39PM EDT 
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If you can't find the meaning of life in all

you can't find the meaning of life at all

With Metta To All

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Reply from -----0
Nov.01.2008
12:51PM EDT 
vertical line what is the meaning of meaning?
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Reply from kelvintan
Nov.01.2008
01:11PM EDT 
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O the meaning of meaning is One who knows  the true nature of this world.

With Metta

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Reply from Woodsman
Nov.01.2008
03:31PM EDT 
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Reply from -----0
Nov.01.2008
03:32PM EDT 
vertical line is there also some nature that is not true?
of what nature is that nature?
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Reply from kelvintan
Nov.01.2008
04:23PM EDT 
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O none , all beings struggle for existence

O none are spared by the law of impermanence

With Metta

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Reply from 9999999
Nov.01.2008
04:51PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Tell me exactly what you want or you might get exactly what you asked for. "
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LOL. WOW.
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Nov.01.2008
07:14PM EDT 
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Reply from ______
Nov.01.2008
07:26PM EDT 
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Nov.01.2008
07:28PM EDT 
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Reply from IZIZIZ
Nov.01.2008
07:36PM EDT 
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I am the only one who knows the meaning of life.

You know that.

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Reply from Woodsman
Nov.01.2008
08:32PM EDT 
vertical line Yeah he does.
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Reply from ______
Nov.02.2008
07:07AM EDT 
vertical line Direct current.
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Reply from IZIZIZ
Nov.06.2008
04:56AM EDT 
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Keep on meditating and so on. One day you might fall on the meaning of life and accidentally stab your self.

If your lucky.

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Reply from ______
Nov.06.2008
08:16AM EDT 
vertical line N i i i c e.  Here's a little exercise you can try after you've tried that monkey-mind business - objectify yourself and subjectify the other. 
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Reply from Rebecca
Nov.06.2008
02:24PM EDT 
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Reply from immortal 1
Nov.08.2008
07:10AM EDT 
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If you can't find the meaning of life in all

you can't find the meaning of life at all

With Metta To All

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Yeah.

It does not matter.  It just is.

I do not matter.  I just am.

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Reply from kelvintan
Nov.08.2008
07:48AM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "

If you can't find the meaning of life in all

you can't find the meaning of life at all

With Metta To All

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Yeah.

It does not matter.  It just is.

I do not matter.  I just am.

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It Matters Most One's Responsibly Taking Actions Living

Life the best one knows how.

With Metta

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Reply from IZIZIZ
Nov.16.2008
06:38AM EDT 
vertical line Is life something for it to have a meaning?
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Reply from emancipate
Nov.16.2008
07:00AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Is life something for it to have a meaning?"
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How are you using the word without knowing what it means?

On a personal level, I don't think I care. Still looking for the messiah to tell you?

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Reply from ______
Nov.16.2008
08:35AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Is life something for it to have a meaning?"
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S h a a d a a a a a a a a a a a a ap!!!!!!!
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Reply from IZIZIZ
Nov.19.2008
04:30AM EDT 
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Some-thing.

No-thing.

Ness.

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Reply from ______
Nov.19.2008
07:41AM EDT 
vertical line That's how it is for you - looking at the some-thing and the no-thing ness ness.  
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Reply from Lynnoh
Nov.20.2008
04:03PM EDT 
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Reply from theduncan
Nov.23.2008
04:43PM EDT 
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follow the bouncing enso...

...second verse same as the first

all together now
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Reply from Rebecca
Nov.24.2008
12:48AM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Is life something for it to have a meaning?"
......... See Osho quote from topic "Tell"
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Reply from Lynnoh
Nov.24.2008
01:30PM EDT 
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Quote: "Quote: "what was the question?"
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follow the bouncing enso...

...second verse same as the first

all together now
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yes... in a book..Enso, but can't recall what about

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