the source

What is your breathing? -- it is existence
coming in and going out.

And scientists say, millions of holes in the
skin are continuously breathing in and out.
You are porous. If your whole body is
painted thickly, and only the nose is allowed
to remain open, you can go on breathing,
but within three hours you will be dead.
Because the whole body breathes -- it is
porous. Existence continuously renews you.

And inside who are you? Inside is an
emptiness. When one realizes this
emptiness, the ego simply disappears -- it is
a myth, it is a dream, it is a fallacy. Because
you have never looked within, you have
created a false ego...

                  Returning to the Source, ch. 2