Sam Harris Quote

Although the insights we can have in meditation tell us nothing about the origins of the universe, they do confirm some well-established truths about the human mind: Our conventional sense of self is an illusion; positive emotions, such as compassion and patience, are teachable skills; and the way we think directly influences our experience of the world.


p. 8 - Waking Up (2014)

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Although the insights we can have in meditation tell us nothing about the origins of the universe, they do confirm some well-established truths about ...

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Although the insights we can have in meditation tell us nothing about the origins of the universe, they do confirm some well-established truths about ...