A further crucial distinction, clarified by the conclusion, is that the "ultimate within the two truths distinguished as authentic/inauthentic experience is a presence, whereas the ultimate within the two truths distinguished as appearance and emptiness
is an absence" (p.
Wisdom generally denotes the profound knowledge of the intrinsic emptiness
of all phenomena, while skillful means is the capacity to bring others to an understanding of this wisdom.
Furthermore, Martin Heiddegger reflected about the meaning of emptiness
in Chillidas' works and explains "creating emptiness
" is to "create freedom, openness to a settlement and life for a human being".
The poems are exquisitely tender and reverent each temporarily holding emptiness
in place with images and stories each looking for something that can stand for holiness.
The reality of emptiness
holds out the hope of our becoming.
It is because of emptiness
that all things and events can be established; without emptiness
, nothing can be established.
Johnson's writings have often referenced the essential emptiness
of racial difference and racial thinking.
Now there will be no 21st birthday, no wedding, no first house, no children, no career, just this unimaginable, unfillable emptiness
and a naked, throbbing, deep horrible pain that may well fade in time but will never actually go away,' he said.
To emphasize the parallel I see, I might choose to translate "I did not run for emptiness
nor labor for emptiness
Working as a clinical philosopher for one of the world's largest corporations, he enjoys privileges that few of the citizens have, but despite this grand life, he feels a nagging emptiness
All this emptiness
forces Collette to work overtime trying to invest her character with an inner life that's not supplied by the script.
Loneliness is inner emptiness
,' writes Richard Foster in his book Celebration of Discipline.
Advent is about the spirituality of emptiness
, of enough-ness, of stripped-down fullness of soul.
It is unlikely, for example, that "If [a] photographer saw anything in Mudgett's eyes, it was a pale blue emptiness
that he knew, to his sorrow, no existing film could ever record.
NO song sums up The Manic Street Preachers better than Motorcycle Emptiness