Book Quotes – Buddhism

“The tendency to regard the phenomenal world as something unreal that doesn’t really matter is rejected by Buddhists as nihilism. The tendency to regard it as something permanent, real to itself; that matters utterly and everlastingly is rejected as externalism. Nihilism and externalism are known in the Buddha Dharma as the two extremes.

 

From Buddha and his Teachings  by Bercholtz and Kohn (1993)

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