"Thou Art That" gets close to articulating something that language can never really express, given its syntax. How to speak of a state of consciousness in which the subject is the object? Try it! I suppose that is why the Lao-Tze wrote: "He who speaks does not know. He who knows does not speak." Diana
From: Ken Armstrong <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject: Re: causality
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 17:05:23 -0400
At 11:39 AM 9/12/2006, you wrote:
>Ken wrote: "There are still selves and others."
>I guess it depends on how rigid your boundaries are. Tat Tvam Asi -
>That Art Thou, Thou Art That, would contradict your statement.
Not if "that" and "thou" mean anything.