The chief lesson to be learned from the psychedelic experience is the degree to which unexamined cultural values and

limitations of language have made us the unwitting prisoners of our own assumptions. "Psychedelics are not illegal because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a first story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve culturally laid-down novels of behavior and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong." Terence McKenna "Shamanism that is specifically rooted in the kind of experiences that are induced by psychoactive plants is an area that our society is extraordinarily phobic and nervous concerning, and the reason I think is not far to seek. Because modern institutions depend on the transmission of a certain worldview and then willing acquiescence in the truth of that worldview by the populations into which it is being exported. In other words, a kind of cultural brainwashing is necessary for modern cultures to work at all. The consequence of the acceptance of this situation of brainwashing is further acceleration toward catastrophe." Terence McKenna "Scenario Universe consists of non-simultaneously apprehended events." Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller "My own suspicion is that the universe is not only stranger than we suppose, but stranger than we CAN suppose." John Burdon It is not possible to stop the advancement of Moore's law, however~ Consciousness does have it's own reset button,? when the collective cannot maintain coherency within it's own system.

"In all investigations, the answers you get depend on the questions you ask: the questions you ask depend on the assumptions you make and the assumptions you make depend on how much you think you know, even more on how much you take for granted and most of all, in serious investigation, on how willing you are to accept what William James called the pain of a new idea"

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