is weakness, says the Vedanta, which is the cause of all
in the world. Weakness is the cause of suffering.
become miserable because we are weak. We lie, steal,
and commit other crimes because we are weak. We die
we are weak. Where there is nothing to weaken us,
will be no death nor sorrow. We are miserable through
As soon as you say, "I am bound" , "I am weak",
I am helpless", woe unto you; you rivet one more chain upon
We have listened to words of weakness from our
Do not say it, do not think it....
have no objection to dualism in many of it forms. I like most
them, but I have objection to every form of teaching which
weakness. This is one question I put to every man,
or child, when they are in physical, mental, or spiritual
Are you strong? Do you feel strength? - for I know it
truth alone that gives strength. I know that truth alone gives
and that nothing but going towards reality will make us
Every system, therefore, which weakens the mind,
one desire all sort of wild impossibilities, mysteries, and
I don't like, because its effect is dangerous.
N: Down you can find some additional
Advaita Vedanta philosophy.