I posted a short version yesterday somewhere else but this video is interesting in regard to the body language, although some of it is more new age
TheDhamma wrote:Good talk.
It may just be an urban legend, but I have heard that the number of blinks a person does is related to how nervous he is and the fewer blinks, the more likely the person is truthful, sincere, and calm. The average person blinks 10 times per minute.
This ajahn blinked about two times in almost 3 minutes.
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.
He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.John Stuart Mill