1. TieXiongJi

    What the hell is Enlightenment!?

    I have been hunting for this elusive ENLIGHTENMENT since I heard the word when I was ~10 years old. I have studied philosophy (100's...). I have studied martial arts (at least 10 conflicting theories). I have studied science and engineering (focused on electrical, but never forgot that all...
  2. TieXiongJi

    The 5 Elements

    Metal means the strength contained in the bones and the muscles, the mind being firm like iron or stone, being able to cut gold and steel. Wood has the meaning of the bending but rooted posture of a tree. Water means force like the waves of the vast sea, lively like a dragon or a snake, when...