metaxu ~= "in between"

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troublesome

The ground of anything becoming troublesome is taking things to be real, when we don’t examine the interdependent origination of all things.

directions

Buddhism does not offer intellectual answers; it gives directions only for the experiencing of truth

breathing in

Breathing in, i see myself as clear water.
Breathing out, i reflect things as they are.

now

We cannot necessarily practise 24 hours a day, but we can always practise now.

rational thinking

One will never come to see Dhamma by means of rational thinking.

a skilful way

Loving-kindness is a skilful way of enduring what we would not normally endure.

Ajahn Sumedho

why celibacy [6]

anything can serve to to remind one, to keep one mindful.
being celibate is one way.