Can I become Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King or Gandhi?

Exploring Theravāda's connections to other paths - what can we learn from other traditions, religions and philosophies?
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Re: Can I become Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King or Gandhi?

Post by santa100 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:51 am

SarathW wrote:Can I become Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King or Gandhi?
Sure, why not. But just a heads-up, you'll face the same tragic end like all three of them: death by gunshot wound.

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Re: Can I become Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King or Gandhi?

Post by SarathW » Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:13 am

Actually, I did not think about it.
Generally, people who talk the truth get killed.
Devadatta attempted to kill Buddha.
:shrug:
“As the lamp consumes oil, the path realises Nibbana”

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