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assert
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

2 uses
  • In all of the Oriental religions great value is placed on the Sanskrit doctrine of Tat tvam asi, "Thou art that," which asserts that everything you think you are and everything you think you perceive are undivided.
    Part 2 (53% in)
  • The first step down from Phaedrus' statement that "Quality is the Buddha" is a statement that such an assertion, if true, provides a rational basis for a unification of three areas of human experience which are now disunified.
    Part 3 (49% in)

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