I started reading this list with the expectation that it would be
It mostly isn't. There are a few who seem to have not only read
Pirsig, but have some understanding of what they read. In my opinion,
you few are wasting your time, the discussion is dominated by people
with an agenda. The seem to want Pirsig books to support their faith
or something similar.
I ain't got time or interest to support your needs here. I hope you
all are at least enjoying yourselves, I'm going to find something
interesting and meaningful to spend this time on.
On Feb 26, 2006, at 9:00 AM, MarshaV wrote:
Oh, your 'priestly language'. So you do not think human beings can
figure things out for themselves. They need the power of authority
to herd them onto the correct traditional path.
What do you say about the history of religions, and their present day
manifestations? On what do you base your evaluations of a
'tradition' and the giants who have been the guides. Both traditions
and guides seem to me to be dismal failures. Do you have evidence to