100% accurate. There are those in science as well as those in faith who refuse to expand with the new knowledge (and some ancient) to bring them all to a new level of understanding this world. I don't believe we'll be able to ever fully know what this creative consciousness truly is any more than a dog will ever know what a toaster is. However, unlike all other life on this planet, we as humans are consciously self-aware. We know we exist as human beings. If a deer goes to a brook to get a drink and sees its own reflection in the water it doesn't stop and go, "Holy sh*t! I'm a deer!!!"
Haha all joking aside, there is something profoundly important about the fact that in this human body our consciousness knows it is conscious. I admit that it is quite an odd way to be aware of oneself, perhaps even uncomfortable at first, but once you just allow your mind to wonder in the WONDER of it all it can be quite a powerful experience. We get stuck in these isolated perspectives that keeps us from seeing to far out. How many people ever consider the fact that we all live on a giant rotating wet rock that spirals around a giant ball of fire that's spiralling out from the centre of something called a galaxy that itself is moving through "space"? No, instead we humans on this patch of land look at those humans over there on that patch of land through imposed and conditioned illusions of separateness and we fear them and need to kill them instead of understanding them and learning from one another.
Good news is, we have achieved global consciousness: Internet. Through it, information of all kinds is getting out to all sorts of people all over the world. No longer is our awareness of the outside world bound to invisible boundaries in our cities and nations. We can now know what is going on in any part of the world with the click of a few keys. We are becoming more intelligent because of it. More Awake and Aware because of it. Able to see through outdated dogmas and systems of control because of it. Stopping a damn war from breaking out overseas because of it! Information is the most valuable "currency" and it's becoming ever more abundant. Those who can control knowledge and keep it to themselves have reached the end of their reign over this world. Truths are being revealed, paradigms are shifting and there's no going back on any of it.
"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience"—Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
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