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Disattachment from the world is not necessarily withdrawing from it. Getting rid of the ego does not mean destroying its existence (for metaphysically it is non-existent, a whirlpool of water) but destroying its dominant power.

-- Notebooks Category 8: The Ego > Chapter 4: Detaching from The Ego > # 405

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