Word Association Game

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:12 pm

flocculation
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Wed Aug 15, 2012 8:59 am

precipitation (antarāyābhimukhīkaraṇa)
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby cooran » Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:03 am

rain
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:28 pm

Retreat ( vijanaṭṭhāna.)
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby David2 » Wed Aug 15, 2012 7:30 pm

restraint (saṃyama)

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Thu Aug 16, 2012 7:39 am

control

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Hickersonia » Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:08 am

freak
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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:30 am

Anxious ( sāpekkha)
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Spiny Norman » Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:04 pm

worried
"I ride tandem with the random, Things don't run the way I planned them, In the humdrum."
Peter Gabriel lyric

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby cooran » Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:22 pm

emotion
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Hickersonia » Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:44 pm

frustration
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"Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of
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Re: Word Association Game

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Aug 17, 2012 3:46 am

whip
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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Re: Word Association Game

Postby David2 » Fri Aug 17, 2012 5:43 am

donkey (gadrabha)

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Mr Man » Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:43 am

Carrot

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Fri Aug 17, 2012 11:50 am

Root
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:32 pm

basis

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Fri Aug 17, 2012 2:04 pm

foundation
What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Fri Aug 17, 2012 2:09 pm

stump
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby imagemarie » Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:08 pm

wicket

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:46 pm

cricket


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