|What does "hedonism" mean? - It means escapist indulgence in sensuality with clinging.|
|F#@king sh*t, life sucks! I'm miserable!|
|There is path and not-path to freedom-and-happiness.|
The inevitable and inescapable result? Apart from the short lived good times, disappointment (dukkha).
One pain displaces the other or puts it into false-perspective, maybe the way cutting (self-mutilation) does.
|Alone even in a crowd of "friends" (Ziggy)|
- impermanence (instability, things hurtling toward destruction)
- disappointment (unsatisfactoriness, lack of fulfillment)
- impersonality (not self, emptiness).
|Help! I don't see any way out but death.|
(Zeitgeist) Dr. Mate starts at Minute 31:15, "Zeitgeist 3: Moving Forward"
|Why's the Buddha always smiling?|