In the same manner that the word ‘red’ has no real meaning to one who has not seen it, the word nirvana or any other experience has no meaning until experienced. Communication happens by associating various memories of non-verbal experiences to words and fidelity of the message requires all involved in the communication to have shared similar experiences.
The mind grows with knowledge and the heart grows by feeling.
There’s literally nothing worth worrying about.
“Trying to make some sense of it all,
But I can see it makes no sense at all”
“Stop measuring days by degree of productivity and start experiencing them by degree of presence.” ~Alan Watts
“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” ~Annie Dilllard
“Nothing reveals more about a person than how they respond to high stress environments and unexpected chaos.” ~Siim Land