|I am very afraid of dying. Can you tell me what the secret of achieving a long life is?
Posted by osho World Foundation Monday, May 28, 2018 at 15:17
|Osho and One-Liners
The fifth question:
I am very afraid of dying. Can you tell me what the secret of achieving a long life is?
The sixth question:
I have been thinking and thinking about taking sannyas for five years, yet I cannot decide. What should I do?
And the seventh question:
Should one love ones neighbour?
Make sure that her husband is not at home.
So you like one-liners! But God has not heard about it!
I have heard...
God called together his writers, Gentlemen, I have a big show coming up next week on Mount Sinai and I need some material.
How about: "Thou shalt not steal"? one of them volunteered.
Thou shalt not kill, suggested another.
Thou shalt not...
Wait! thundered the Lord. How many times have I told you I cant use one-liners!
But people like them! Sometimes just a single word, unexplained, unelaborated, goes deep, falls like a seed in the heart, can open doors.
Osho, Sufis: The People of the Path, Vol 2, Ch 11 (excerpt)