Born a genius

If a chart of your life were to be given to you when you were entering into the world…then your life would be mechanical. Only a machine can be predicted, not a man. Man is unpredictable. Man is always an opening…a potentiality for a thousand and one things.

Osho, Creativity – Unleashing the forces within

Digital painting They wait for us, The Hallucinigenius Collection (2019)

The Romans believed that individuals were born with a guiding spirit that attended them throughout their lives. It was termed a ‘genius’ from the Latin verb gignere meaning ‘to give birth’ or ‘bring forth’. Although it is common nowadays to speak of an individual person as a genius, the original meaning of the word was in reference to the spirit that inspired and guided the person.

Many doors open and many alternatives are always present at each step – and you have to choose, you have to feel. But if you love your life, you will be able to find.

Osho, Creativity – Unleashing the forces within

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