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The most strongly enforced of all known taboos is the taboo against knowing who or what you really are behind the mask of your apparently separate, independent and isolated ego. – Alan Watts

Knowing the answer to “Who am I?” happens only in the moment. The answer has nothing to do with the past. – A.H. Almaas

If the structures of the human mind remain unchanged, we will always end up re-creating fundamentally the same world, the same evils, the same dysfunction. – Eckhart Tolle

Ours is a society of denial that conditions us to protect ourselves from any direct and difficult discomfort. – Jack Kornfield

Finally it has penetrated my thick skull. This life – this moment – is no dress rehearsal. This is it. – F. Knebel