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Men who are free are disciplined. Discipline comes from the Latin word for pupil. A free man is a learner, an empty bowl. Discipline has nothing to do with self-will. Self-will is self-abuse.

Pistol dance

If it appears, upon reflection, that the story of “my life” has been a pistol dance of madness, missteps and mayhem, then I am disconnected from silence. We develop in silence, as all of germinant life does. There is no other way to peace. Nothing needs to be done.