Because today we live in a society in which spurious realities are manufactured by the media, by governments, by big corporations, by religious groups, political groups…increasingly, we are bombarded with pseudo-realities manufactured by very sophisticated electronic mechanisms…And this is an astounding power: that of creating whole universes, universes of the mind. I ought to know. I do the same thing. ~Phillip K. Dick
*Image Credits (all artwork used with permission through CC license)–
“Liberation of Consciousness” by H. Koppdelaney
“Perfect Future (version 2) by Alain Godineau
The individual can switch out of other people’s patterns and create their own patterns. No spoon.
You are too quick, my man. The related post to the QOTD (that I am at the moment, just now, drafting to be published shortly), is the clip from The Matrix where Neo meets the other potentials and the child explains to him about how reality works, that, There is no spoon.
Yes, an individual can switch out of another pattern and create their own (and I very nearly used a QOTD that quotes this concept nicely), as reality truly a canvas, and much like a playground; we humans were meant to play (and not the games of manipulation) here, experience existence in its truest and purest form of beauty. That is innocence.
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