' Awareness '...

Too often beginners regard lofty emotions or extraordinary powers or ecstatic rapture as the measure of attainment, when the only genuine measure is "awareness."

This is the spiritual climax of one's life, this dramatic moment when consciousness comes to recognize and understand itself.

-- Notebooks Category 25: World-Mind in Individual Mind >
Chapter 2: Enlightenment Which Stays > # 25
Paul Brunton

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