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Terence McKenna Quote: “Our assumptions are the edges of our worlds.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Because I believe psychedelics are a kind of higher dimensional sectioning of reality, I think they give the kind of stereoscopic vision necessary to hold the entire hologram of what’s happening in your mind. The old paradigm is gone.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “What I’ve observed, and I think it’s fair to give credit to the psychedelic experience for this, what I’ve observed is that nature builds on previously established levels of complexity.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We are all cells of a much larger body, and like the cells of our own body it is hard for us to glimpse the whole pattern of the whole of what is happening, and yet we can sense that there is a purpose, and there is a pattern...”
Terence McKenna Quote: “You aren’t an object. You’re a process of some sort.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The mind is the cutting edge of the evolving event system.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Psychedelics are actually a kind of miraculous reality that can stand the test of objective examination.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “In the way that the 15th Century discovered the New World, the 20th Century discovered the parallel continuum.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “I think what we have to do is convince people that matter is tacky.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We are caught inside a mystery, veiled in an enigma, locked inside a riddle.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The main thing to understand is that we are imprisoned in some kind of work of art.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “DMT is the most powerful hallucinogen there is. If it gets stronger than that I don’t want to know about it.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “In a way, this is a definition of shamanism. A shaman is a person who by some means has gotten out of their own culture.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Beauty is self-defined, perceived and understood without ambiguity. It’s the stuff that lies under the skins of our individual existences.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Western civilization is a loaded gun pointed at the head of this planet.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The world is not an unsolved problem for scientists or sociologists. The world is a living mystery.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “What civilization is, is 6 billion people trying to make themselves happy by standing on each other’s shoulders and kicking each other’s teeth in. It’s not a pleasant situation.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “History is rooted in the future.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “No one is in charge of this process, this is what makes history so interesting, it’s a runaway freight train on a dark and stormy night.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “As I see it, Being, the Cosmos, whatever you want to call it, is a struggle between two implacable forces: Novelty on the one side and habit on the other side.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We don’t have to look far for miracles because they’re all around us. Everything is astonishing. The universe on it’s surface is alive with mystery.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The mystery is in the body and the way the body works itself into nature.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We are told ‘no’, we’re unimportant, we’re peripheral. ‘Get a degree, get a job, get a this, get a that.’ And then you’re a player, you don’t want to even play in that game. You want to reclaim your mind and get it out of the hands of the cultural engineers who want to turn you into a half-baked moron consuming all this trash that’s being manufactured out of the bones of a dying world.” -.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “There is a spiritual obligation, there is a task to be done. It is not, however, something as simple as following a set of somebody else’s rules.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Reality itself is not static. This is one of the things that the psychedelic is trying to put across, that the reality we’re embedded in is itself some kind of an organism and is evolving toward a conclusion.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “How can we know who is the other until we know who is the self?”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The creative act is a letting down of the net of human imagination into the ocean of chaos on which we are suspended, and the attempt to bring out of it ideas.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “What the psychedelic experience really is, is opening the doorway into a lost continent of the human mind, a continent that we have almost lost all connection to, and the nature of this lost world of the human mind is that it is a Gaian entelechy.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “An interesting thing about drugs is often, when a new drug is discovered, it takes a long time to figure out how do you do it.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “For all we know, we know nothing.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “I connect the psychedelic dimension to the dimension of inspiration and dream.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Ecstasy is not simply joy. Ecstasy is an emotion of great complexity that hovers almost on the edge of terror sometimes.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “I see the psychedelic experience as both the centerpiece of prehistoric life and destined to be the centerpiece of any future that we want to be part of.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The world is not made of anti-mu mesons, quarks, and photons, and electromagnetic fields. Reality is made of words.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “What the psychedelic thing can be seen as, when it’s done with plants, as a return to Gaia, an immersion in the feminine.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “If reality is code, then it can be hacked in some way that we had not suspected before.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Right here and now, one quanta away, there is raging a universe of active intelligence that is transhuman, hyperdimensional, and extremely alien... What is driving religious feeling today is a wish for contact with this other universe.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “What is unusual about Earth is that language, literally, has become alive. It has infested matter. It is replicating and defining and building itself. And it is in us.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The monkey body has carried us to this moment of release, but we are coming more and more to exist in a world made by the human imagination.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The thing that excites me about these informational technologies is I think we are going to be able to use virtual reality to show each other the insides of our own heads.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We are not primarily biological, with mind emerging as a kind of iridescence, a kind of epiphenomenon at the higher levels of organization of biology. We are hyperspatial objects of some sort that cast a shadow into matter. The shadow in matter is our physical organism.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The psychedelic experience is not a journey into the human unconscious, or into the ghost bards of our human civilization. It’s a journey into the presence of the Gaian mind.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Reality is, you know, the tip of an iceberg of irrationality that we’ve managed to drag ourselves up onto for a few panting moments before we slip back into the sea of the unreal.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “We do not birth our children into the world of nature. We birth our children into the world of culture.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The leading edge of reality is mind, and mind is the primary substratum of being.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “There is no liberation to compare with freeing oneself from the illusions and delusions of the age in which one lives.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “I think that understanding man’s place in nature is going to require integration of the psychedelic experience.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “The message coming back at all of us is: live without closure.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “If you’re truly psychedelic the difference between living and dying is quite immaterial. No pun intended.”
Terence McKenna Quote: “Mind conjures miracles out of time.”
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