"We have taken the unreal to be real, and
then tried as hard as possible to live in the unreality we have created."
"The reality of the present
circumstances, we do not find them satisfactory.
Our fantasy keeps
creating images of future situations that appear more fulfilling than the
It seems that, until we reach these imagined goals, life will
be only preparation for a better future, not yet "the real thing."
life pattern of a "treadmill" type of existence (illustrated by the image of a
hamster running in a rotating wheel) or a "rat-race"
way of life is the result.
The existentialists talk about "auto-projecting" into the future -
oneself in a more satisfying situation and attempting to create
This strategy is a basic fallacy of human life.
A loser strategy, since it does not deliver
the satisfaction that is expected.
From this perspective, it is
irrelevant whether or not it brings fruit in the material world.
Joseph Campbell's words:
"getting to the top of the ladder and
out that it stands against the wrong wall."
This fallacious pattern applied on
a large scale is responsible for reckless irrational pursuits of various
grandiose goals that result in much suffering and many problems in the
It can be played out on any level of importance and affluence
- it never brings true satisfaction." - Stanislav Grof
"We have fed the
heart on fantasies and
heart has grown brutal from the
William Butler Yeats
"The cultural belief that
we can make things happen by
visualizing, by wanting them, by tapping into our inner strength or
by understanding that we are truly
exceptional is magical thinking.
We can always make more money, meet new quotas,
consume more products and advance
our career if we have enough faith. This
thinking, preached to us across the political spectrum by
Oprah, sports celebrities,
Talmudwood, self-help gurus and
Christian Zionists, is largely responsible for our economic and environmental
collapse, since any Cassandra who saw it coming was dismissed as "negative."
This belief, which allows men and women to behave and act like little
children, discredits legitimate concerns and anxieties.
despair and indifference. It fosters a
state of self-delusion.
purpose, structure and goals of the corporate state are never questioned.
To question, to engage in criticism of the corporate collective, is to
be obstructive and negative. It has perverted the way
we view ourselves, our nation and the natural world. The new paradigm of
power, coupled with bizarre ideology of limitless progress and
has turned whole nations, including the US, into monsters." - Christopher Lynn
Fantasy is defined as:
to imagine; visualize
imagination unrestricted by reality
unrealistic or improbable supposition
imagination; unrestrained fancy
the ability to deal aesthetically with unusual problems
to have a
fancy for; to be pleased with; to like; to fancy
something, such as an invention, that is a
creation of the fancy
governed by laws of association which are remote,
and arbitrary or
applied principally to elaborate or extravagant product
of the imagination given free rein
mental invention, characteristically
well removed from reality, that is whimsical, capricious, playful and elaborate
an imagined event or
sequence of mental images, such as a daydream, usually
fulfilling a wish or psychological need
feelings of a lively, gay, and
versatile character; it seeks to
please by unexpected combinations of thoughts, startling contrasts, flashes of
Fantasy comes in many forms but the
most widespread form is simply nonsense.
Anyone that accepts the fantasy
of spellbinders as reality, rather than either nonsense or metaphorical
allegory in disguise, is said to have been bewitched, hypnotized,
are spellbinders that delude,
decieve, hoodwink and beguile.
So are central bankers.
To free oneself from the
delusion of māyā one must think outside the confines of the social
structures one lives under.
To do this one must relearn play.
Play allows an individual the
freedom to explore thought structures.
Play critically confronts
thought structures with absolute
structures one comes to realize over time that the only actual freedom is
the freedom to stop deluding oneself - true liberation.
sets the prisoner free from
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