Alan Watts was a British born philosopher, writer, and speaker, best known as an interpreter and populariser of Eastern philosophy for a Western audience.
In the following inspirational video Alan examines questions related to the modern existence and asks: How would you like to spend your life?
Alan Watts Quotes:
To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
The myths underlying our culture and underlying our common sense have not taught us to feel identical with the universe, but only parts of it, only in it, only confronting it – aliens.
No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.