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truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby bokki on Wed Jun 21, 2017 8:37 pm

truth and lies, myth and fact
there is 1 thing id like to ask, and 2 things id like 2 say, if i may
1. Prometheus brought light, fire and warmth 2 humans, was chained to a rock 4 it, and an eagle ate his liver every day..
is this myth or is it true?
2. second.. a loaf of bread may cost, 4 example, 10 bucks. is it a fact?
2 some1 it may look like a cent, but to a hungry man it may be a question of life and death.
whats true here? 10 bucks, or how one sees it?
i would really appreciate your comments, especially on 1. as the undercurrent is so much more than our idea of 10 bucks.
thank u all
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby macdougdoug on Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:17 am

To lay out the truth one would need an encyclopedia, and most of the facts in it would at least be slightly wrong.
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby bokki on Thu Jun 22, 2017 1:07 pm

thnx, mac!
To lay out the truth one would need an encyclopedia, and most of the facts in it would at least be slightly wrong.

im sure u have ur own encyclopedia, so u can lay out the truth, no need 2 need.
and if its slighty wrong, ill own up 2 being very wrong....lol

(and LOL y u delete ur own posts,2 x now, ur a global moderator. so u don't moderate contributors, which is excellent , u do top!
but, is it a joke, bcs its a really good 1! lol. or is it a teaching on self moderation,
done very well?)

Prometheus, truth or myth?
10 bucks, a fact?

t u all l u all
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby macdougdoug on Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:09 pm

I hear its all about perception, and judgement.
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby [james] on Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:37 pm

bokki wrote:truth and lies, myth and fact


Is "Truth and Lies" a myth or a fact?
Are "Myths and Facts" a truth or lies?
Is anything at all a myth, a truth, a fact, a lie?
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby desert_woodworker on Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:54 am

Straighten-up, and fly right (All).

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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby partofit22 on Fri Jun 23, 2017 3:08 am

It's the truth that everyone lies- No good deed goes unpunished- A loaf of bread can cost someone their life (or liver ..) -- or save someone's life (or liver ..)
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby bokki on Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:43 am

thank u all
thank u james

Is "Truth and Lies" a myth or a fact?
Are "Myths and Facts" a truth or lies?
Is anything at all a myth, a truth, a fact, a lie?

i appreciate the oneness and emptiness ur question poses
and will add some more
. it is certain that X probably...lol
. im sure that maybe X...lol
. there is one thing thats important, consisting of two things: work, effort and discipline...lol
. second one....lol
and some more,or less..lol
but the question here is about discrimination within this oneness. im asking, not coming from a place of knowledge, experience..but would like to recognise.
10 bucks? how much is 10 bucks?
that is a simple zen q
Prometheus?
that is a messy business

thank you partofit
It's the truth that everyone lies- No good deed goes unpunished- A loaf of bread can cost someone their life (or liver ..) -- or save someone's life (or liver ..)


well this is what im talking about!
but lets return if possible, if this is 2 ur liking
10 bucks? how much is it?
Prometheus, truth or myth?
im sry if this is impertinent,
L 2 all
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby macdougdoug on Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:44 am

Money is a much accepted "medium of exchange". Myths are old stories with a message. Facts are things that most people think are true. Why all the excitement?
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby bokki on Fri Jun 23, 2017 12:31 pm

Money is a much accepted "medium of exchange". Myths are old stories with a message. Facts are things that most people think are true. Why all the excitement?

non sequitur
if 10 $ is a much accepted "medium of exchange" we may all starve
if myths are old stories with a message my mind comes from venus and mars
if facts are things that most people think are true, how about 1, u?
excitement? ...lol, why not just moderate?

so i asked 3 times. maybe we should go on. thnx
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Re: truth and lies, myth and fact

Postby partofit22 on Fri Jun 23, 2017 2:01 pm

Well .. we can only see so far, so dont know if any response would satisfy .. ten bucks could look like deer too .. at least at the start .. or first glance .. at the same time nothing is ever quite exactly as one sees it ..
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