11 Apr A revised and expanded edition of U.G. Krishnamurti’s The Courage to Stand Alone. Transcribed and edited from the famous “Give Up” tapes. COURAGE TO STAND ALONE: Conversations with the Man Called U.G.. Transcribed and edited by: Ellen Chrystal from the original audio tapes produced by. 24 Aug The Courage to Stand Alone. Conversations with U.G. Krishnamurti. Amsterdam, September Transcribed and Edited by. Ellen Chrystal.

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You are not looking at anything; you are not in contact with anything living, as long as you use your thoughts to understand and experience anything.

You will accept that there is nothing, nothing that you can do to experience the reality of anything, except the reality that is imposed on us by the society.

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Courage to Stand Alone

You will be a threat thhe your neighbors because they have accepted the reality of the krihsnamurti as real, and because they are also pursuing some funny thing called “peace”. That is pure and simple basic arithmetic.

You have nothing to get here, you will not get anything here. But, as I said yesterday, all questions are exactly the same. My teaching, if that is the word you want to use, has no copyright.


The Courage to Stand Alone

That’s all the use you have for thought. She called me from New York and asked me if I could write a note on how these tapes came about. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. But to be something other than what you are, you have to do a lot of things.

Many copies were also made in India. All the time I ask you the question, “What do you want?

It may not reconstitute again and create the same body, which you think is yours, but when it breaks itself into its constituent elements, it provides the basis for the continuity of life.

And every year after that, whenever we met, U.

Because you have no way of capturing that and containing it and giving expression to it. Saanya rated it it was amazing Sep 20, But she won’t let go.

The Courage to Stand Alone by U.G. Krishnamurti

So, thought ktishnamurti essential only for the survival of this living organism. Selected pages Title Page. That is all that it is interested in.

This living organism is not interested in its continuity in terms of years. I don’t think there is any purpose in this talking.

The Courage to Stand Alone: Conversations with U. G. Krishnamurti – Google Books

That’s the end of you. You see, wanting implies that you are going to set your thinking in motion to achieve your goal. When you free yourself from the burden of reaching out there to grasp, to experience, and to be in that reality, then you will find that it is difficult to understand the reality of anything. If you question the answers, you must question those who have given the answers.


How are you going to achieve this impossible task? Those people are giving you some techniques, some system, some methods which don’t work at all. You are chasing something that does not exist at all.

It may not be of any consolation to the individual who is dying, but this body becomes food for the millions tthe millions of bacteria. As part of this endeavor, he searched for a person who was an embodiment of such “realization”. The thought that I am different from others never enters my head. We will end up in the loony bin. You know a lot.