Repost: Re: virus: Axioms

Lior Golgher (
Sun, 23 Mar 1997 23:04:59 -0800

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Tadeusz asked:
> Zen? Buddhism? -- what
>axioms are used there?

And Robin answered:

1) Live as lived by most of us is permeated by dissatisfaction.

2) Dissatisfaction is caused by craving and aversion.

3) It is possible to cease craving and aversion, and thus

4) This is how to do it... [those interested in the method can look
a book on Buddhism]

Are you sure that those are axioms? To me they seem more like aesthetic
statements, like 'progress is good' or 'war is bad'.