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Lampang
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Hello All

Postby Lampang » Mon Jan 05, 2009 11:57 am

Hello all. I'm afraid that as a complete beginner, I don't have much to offer but I shall read your posts with great interest. There are several posters here whose erudition and insight I've been astonished by on other sites and it's good to see that you're still posting; you can be assured that your writing is appreciated.

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Ben
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Postby Ben » Mon Jan 05, 2009 12:05 pm

Hi Lampang

Welcome, and please feel free to contribute!
Kind regards

Ben
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Hello All

Postby Cittasanto » Mon Jan 05, 2009 8:32 pm

hi and welcome hope to see you about!
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill

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Re: Hello All

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Jan 05, 2009 9:57 pm

Greetings Lampang,

Thanks for joining us and I look forward to your questions and contributions.

Metta,
Retro. :)
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)


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