May 29, at 4: One day while having few beers he told me that he knew that in one meeting with men Mr. There is a well-known incident recounted by sculptor and writer Rom Landau, who met Gurdjieff in New York in There are no unpleasant sensations or unpleasant feelings in it; there is either a pleasant sensation, a pleasant feeling, or there is nothing, an absence of any sensation, complete indifference. Mixing sex with thinking may also be harmful because it may lead to a thinking that is not productive at all, like falling in a state of continuous and constant argumentation, as it is the case in many members of the intelligentsia. Some people need more sex than other and I say people because I think it is the same for men that it is for women.
Union with the emotional center creates sentimentality or, on the contrary, jealousy, cruelty.
To the mothers of his children, Gurdjieff was variable. I believe until the latter's death. Are you active in a Weor group? And thank you for those links. Peters describes a dinner party that Gurdjieff held in at his New York apartment for 15 well-mannered New Yorkers. One finds a similar teaching on the sublimation of sexual energy in Theravada Buddhism Humphreys