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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: ISN'T CONSCIOUSNESS IS NOTHING BUT MEMORY?
vertical line Posted on Nov.04.2012 @ 12:38PM EDT by leoj99
Isn't Consciousness is Nothing but Memory?

It is just your memory. How can you be conscious of something you don't remember or you don't know.

It seems Consciousness is just a high falluting word for memory.

Like in the computer - input in output out..lol

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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
12:43PM EDT 
vertical line And I think so many people got sold out with consciousness. lol

And they think they have consciousness with too much expense with money and energy...lol
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Reply from Avisitor
Nov.04.2012
12:56PM EDT 
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vertical line Wrong ideas fosters wrong thinking
You have both ... hahaha
From where does all this come from??
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:05PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Wrong ideas fosters wrong thinking
You have both ... hahaha
From where does all this come from??
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Tell me why it is wrong. Tell me why it is wrong thinking.


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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:06PM EDT 
vertical line G arbage I n G arbage O ut



Invalid Input
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GIGOerror
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:07PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "G arbage I n G arbage O ut



Invalid Input
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GIGOerror
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Yeah thats exactly what I am talking about...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:08PM EDT 
vertical line Now finally you are making sense...lol
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:10PM EDT 
vertical line Yeah and you're a Burplug Billy.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:10PM EDT 
vertical line Did you notice so many are selling Consciousness? It is like Antioxidants...lol.. they are all a sell out...lol
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:12PM EDT 
vertical line Free the radicals.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:12PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Yeah and you're a Burplug Billy."
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Now suddenly you are back to normal...hahaha
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:14PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Free the radicals. "
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Yeah free radicals... whats in this world is that..lol
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:15PM EDT 
vertical line The stuff that's eating you up.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:17PM EDT 
vertical line According to some there are 8 levels of consciousness...lol .. what is this world is that..lol
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:18PM EDT 
vertical line You're not a memory. You're not even nothing but a memory.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:19PM EDT 
vertical line I think the most important in consciousness is that if you can remember its poo...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:21PM EDT 
vertical line Otherwise  you will eat it too... but the Mind doesn't mind...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
01:21PM EDT 
vertical line But the tummy will reject it right away...lol
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
01:36PM EDT 
vertical line Anyway, just talk among yourself while I hook up this Bluetooth Device to your either/or.
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Reply from Avisitor
Nov.04.2012
01:51PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Wrong ideas fosters wrong thinking
You have both ... hahaha
From where does all this come from??
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Tell me why it is wrong. Tell me why it is wrong thinking.


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That's for me to know and for your to figure out
Otherwise what would be the sense in asking such questions ... hahaha
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
02:10PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Wrong ideas fosters wrong thinking
You have both ... hahaha
From where does all this come from??
"
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Tell me why it is wrong. Tell me why it is wrong thinking.


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That's for me to know and for your to figure out
Otherwise what would be the sense in asking such questions ... hahaha
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hahaha.. Why not just admit you don't know...lol..

If you are always pretending you know.. that is not Zen..lol
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Reply from Avisitor
Nov.04.2012
03:01PM EDT 
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vertical line Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Quote: "Wrong ideas fosters wrong thinking
You have both ... hahaha
From where does all this come from??
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Tell me why it is wrong. Tell me why it is wrong thinking.


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That's for me to know and for your to figure out
Otherwise what would be the sense in asking such questions ... hahaha
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hahaha.. Why not just admit you don't know...lol..

If you are always pretending you know.. that is not Zen..lol
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You're believing consciousness is nothing more than memory is wrong.
Why else do you have feelings??
That's your hint ... no more clues ... now figure it out for yourself.
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Reply from Joe Chip
Nov.04.2012
03:09PM EDT 
vertical line Both your clues are in the nonsensical topic title.
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Reply from nibble
Nov.04.2012
05:41PM EDT 
vertical line Jeez, one should at least google before throwing out such a long and detailed study on consciousness..   .        .           .
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
05:53PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Jeez, one should at least google before throwing out such a long and detailed study on consciousness..   .        .           . "
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I think you posted in the wrong forum..lol.. Maybe you should have posted in the other Zen Forum...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
06:01PM EDT 
vertical line Are you daydreaming? ...lol
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Reply from esoteric
Nov.04.2012
11:33PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Isn't Consciousness is Nothing but Memory?

It is just your memory. How can you be conscious of something you don't remember or you don't know.

It seems Consciousness is just a high falluting word for memory.

Like in the computer - input in output out..lol

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Memory of what?
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
11:51PM EDT 
vertical line Memory of your holiness...
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Reply from esoteric
Nov.04.2012
11:53PM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Memory of your holiness... "
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No holiness to remember.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.04.2012
11:56PM EDT 
vertical line Memory of your being immortal and being so special in the eyes of God.
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Reply from esoteric
Nov.05.2012
12:04AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Memory of your being immortal and being so special in the eyes of God. "
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No memory of those things either.

When people made up the word "consciousness", maybe it had some use to talk about something they had in common.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.05.2012
12:06AM EDT 
vertical line Like what?
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Reply from esoteric
Nov.05.2012
12:08AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "Like what? "
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I'm looking at a computer monitor, typing my reply to you.
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Reply from leoj99
Nov.05.2012
12:12AM EDT 
vertical line So what?
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Reply from esoteric
Nov.05.2012
12:15AM EDT 
vertical line Quote: "So what?
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No "so what." Just looking, and typing.
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