RE: virus: 'Meaning of Life' Memes

Robin Faichney (
Fri, 5 Sep 1997 14:54:42 +0100

David R wrote:
> Don't you think that the "non-mind-virus-like" high-awareness state of
> the
> Zen masters would have led to the Zen masters practically taking over
> the
> world like a race of supermen?
Indeed it would, were it not for the fact that Zen masters are
not interested in such pointless activities as taking over the world.

> I mean, what's the big advantage to Zen
> except that you feel better in the present moment?
Umm, dunno. What else do you want? To take over the world?