Wasting any essence of
Wasting any essence of this precious human existence is almost like taking poison while being fully aware of the consequences.
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The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it. Carl R. Rogers
“The real essence of work is concentrated energy.” – Walter Bagehot
When this state is veiled or inhibited from expressing its true essence, the person is said to be caught in the cycle of existence, samsara.
Should we persist in our normal self-centered tendencies and behavior in spite of our human birth, we would be wasting a great opportunity.
I am sometimes asked whether this vow of celibacy is really desirable and indeed whether it is really possible. Suffice to say that its practice is not simply a matter of suppressing desires. On the contrary, it is necessary to fully accept the existence of these desires and to transcend them by the power of reasoning. When successful, the result on the mind can be very beneficial.
Being freed from attachment, fear and anger, being fully absorbed in Me and taking refuge in Me, many, many persons in the pastAs all surrender unto Me, I reward them accordingly. Everyone follows My path in all respects, O son of Prtha. (4.11)
Being freed from attachment, fear and anger, being fully absorbed in Me and taking refuge in Me, many, many persons in the past became purified by knowledge of Me–and thus they all attained transcendental love for Me. (4.10)
But for one who takes pleasure in the self, whose human life is one of self-realization, and who is satisfied in the self only,fully satiated — for him there is no duty. (3.17)