Does understanding yourself lead to understanding the world?
We are always told what to think and what not to think. What is freedom?
Can you observe the tree without naming it? Just observe without the operation of a single word or memory.
The problem is our consciousness: the way you think, the way you live, the way you believe, the way you react, your behavior, all that is your consciousness, which is your life.
A short animation with voice-over by Terence Stamp, reading from the chapter entitled The Self, in Krishnamurti’s classic book Commentaries on Living, Series 1
If all of Krishnamurti’s talks and discussions were published they would require 400 average-sized books. This does not make his body of work easy to summarize
Most of us want the security of loving and being loved, but is there love when each one of us is seeking his/her own security?