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Robert M. Pirsig | truth

The truth knocks on the door and you say, go away, I’m looking for the truth, and it goes away. Puzzling.

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Robert M. Pirsig | truth

It is a puzzling thing. The truth knocks on the door and you say, ‘Go away, I’m looking for the truth,’ and so it goes away. Puzzling.

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Robert M. Pirsig | future

To live only for some future goal is shallow. It’s the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.

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Robert M. Pirsig | future

To live for some future goal is shallow. It’s the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.

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Robert M. Pirsig | food

Metaphysics is a restaurant where they give you a thirty thousand page menu, and no food.

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Robert M. Pirsig | experience

Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions.

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Quote from Robert M. Pirsig | alone

alone

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In the high country of the mind one has to become adjusted to the thinner air of uncertainty…

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Quote from Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values

To all appearances he was just drifting. In actuality he was just drifting.

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Quote from Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values

If I hold my head to the left and look down at the handle grips and front wheel and map carrier and gas tank I get one pattern of sense data. If I move my head to the right I get another slightly different pattern of sense data. The two views are different. The angles of the planes and curves of the metal are different. The sunlight strikes them differently. If there’s no logical basis for substance then there’s no logical basis for concluding that what’s produced these two views is the same motorcycle.

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