The goal is to acquire the ability to move through the physical and social world in a manner that is completely spontaneous and yet fully in harmony with the natural and human worlds.
1 month, 2 weeks ago
If the world has gone to Hell trying to change it will only make it worse.
– Edward Slingerland
Slingerland, E., Cashman, M., & Books on Tape, Inc.
Books and Movies
Trying Not to Try to fall asleep…
From the title and even from the description, I thought this book would be more like an explanation on how you try not to try. 221 more words
8 months, 1 week ago
Rating: 4 / 5 stars
Published: 4th March 2014
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Edward Slingerland explains why we find spontaneity so elusive, and shows how early Chinese thought points the way to happier, more authentic lives. 267 more words
10 months, 1 week ago
I lay down to read about Wu Wei, the art of non-doing, spontaneous effortlessnes, and I fell asleep. Resting is happening. My instincts are good. 7 more words
1 year ago
Just noticing this afternoon, when I finally had a chance to sit really still, how super tired I feel today! I’ve been in a good mood. 280 more words
The Customer & Leadership Blog
More than once and by more than one ‘customer guru’ I have been accused of bringing moral considerations into an arena where moral considerations do not belong. 547 more words