The Principle of Suffering / Alan Watts
“The Universe is essentially a game,
and the only response that you can make to it
is to do battle,
or, you may say, no it isn’t really a mess,
somehow all this suffering amounts to something in the end,
it creates energies, there is no system in which somebody tortures,
and somebody else is tortured.
In my view of the world, the creator and the creature are one,
and all being, are the masks and the plays of the central self
through all forms, through all of us, endlessly…"