Krishnamurti & the Art of Awakening

Krishnamurti Quote of the Day

Alpino, Italy | 3rd Public Talk, 6th July, 1933

Where there is choice there can be no discernment, for discernment is choiceless. Where there is choice and the capacity to choose, there is only limitation. Only when choice ceases is there liberation, fullness, richness of action, which is life itself. Creation is choiceless, as life is choiceless, as understanding is choiceless. Likewise is truth; it is a continuous action, an everbecoming, in which there is no choice. It is pure discernment.

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