The non-reality of free will
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Tue Jun 3 13:58:50 CDT 1997
Jonathan Bricklin writes:
>..... And, finally, the feeling of will and effort is derivable from
>the interplay between opposing thoughts. All of which, I believe, can be
>read as a gloss on 7.12 of the Bhagavad-Gita: "And whatever states of
>being there may be, be they harmonious, passionate, slothful--know thou
>that they are all from Me alone. I am not in them; they are in Me."
-- and perhaps the witness of thought is no more its owner than the sky
is the owner of the birds that fly through it...
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