” You and I are all as much continuous with the physical universe as a wave is continuous with the ocean. “


” Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth. “


” Reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know. “


” But I’ll tell you what hermits realize. If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you’ll come to understand that you’re connected with everything. “


” But we try to pretend, you see, that the external world exists altogether independently of us. “


” If you study the writings of the mystics, you will always find things in them that appear to be paradoxes, as in Zen, particularly. “



All 6 Alan Watts Quotes about You in picture


You and I are all as much continuous with the physical universe as a wave is continuous with the ocean.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know.
But I
But we try to pretend, you see, that the external world exists altogether independently of us.
If you study the writings of the mystics, you will always find things in them that appear to be paradoxes, as in Zen, particularly.

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