I have an absolute horror of belief systems.. belief is hideous, and itโ€™s also completely unnecessaryโ€ฆ the thing to keep coming back to is the felt presence of immediate experience, not how do I feel as a Feminist, or as a Marxist, or as a devote of hieronymus boschโ€ฆ How do I feel? Period. Not through the filter of ideology. As you look back through history, very few ideologies last very long without going sour or becoming toxic. So why should we assume, as all the other societies in the past have assumedโ€ฆ
Terence McKenna (via liberatingreality)

Why indeed??