Tag: Self-Consciousness

Does an apple have self-consciousness?

agapuram's picture

Is an apple conscious of itself? Does a lamb have self-consciousness?

Is it that only human beings have self-consciousness? Or plants, animals and materials also have?


Azeemi's picture

Happy are those who find fault with themselves instead of finding fault with others.

— Bayazid Bistami


joejo's picture

We mistakenly think that we are Self-Conscious. All we are conscious of is self in relation to the other (not-self). To truly know Self-Consciousness is to know Freedom.