“Religion is nothing but institutionalized mysticism The catch…

“Religion is nothing but institutionalized mysticism. The catch is, mysticism does not lend itself to institutionalization. The moment we attempt to organize mysticism, we destroy its essence. Religion, then, is mysticism in which the mystical has been killed. Or, at least diminished.”
― Tom Robbins, Skinny Legs and All

Whitehead’s theories on education also led to the…

Whitehead’s theories on education also led to the formation of new modes of learning and new models of teaching.

One such model is the ANISA model developed by Daniel C. Jordan, which sought to address a lack of understanding of the nature of people in current education systems.

As Jordan and Raymond P. Shepard put it:

“Because it has not defined the nature of man, education is in the untenable position of having to devote its energies to the development of curricula without any coherent ideas about the nature of the creature for whom they are intended.”[132]

religion is the transformation of anxiety into laughter…

…….religion is the transformation of anxiety into laughter.”
― Alan Wilson Watts

The great Baha’i educator Professor Dan Jordan said something amazingly insightful about anxiety. He said that ‘anxiety is energy without a goal’.

Suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds a meaning. –Victor Frankl