Harlan, if I took The Bible or Koran as fact, I would not be disposed to take the Sutta Nipata as fact, now would I?
Kintama, not sure if ingenious and devious is a good or bad thing (I'll take it as a compliment anyways
), just trying to spur some discussion. I agree that agreeing with the quote is pointless. But what is the alternate? To understand? To know?