"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts." - Bertrand Russell
"They must know how to kindle and fan an extravagent hope". - Eric Hoffer about the "true believer". "Total Freedom", "your eternity", and "OT" involve a few of the extravagant hopes in Scientology.
Go HERE to view and/or download the essay, "The Three Basic Scientology Beliefs".
I keep thinking of Jason Beghe and David Duchovny rolling in the grass unable to stop laughing or stand up after Jason describes OT III...
Please call me by my true names
so I can hear all my cries and laughs at once...
Thich Nhat Hanh
Yep, Grey Lensman. I agree. And the proof is- do all non Scn'ists "not understand"? Including the PHDs, the geniuses, the sharp cookies. So, the vast majority of all non Scn'ists "don't understand"- then something's wrong with da message.
"Hubbard is alive and well. He lives through his
creations." - Purple Rain
"Because nothing has the be true forever. Just for long enough, to tell you the truth."
- T. Pratchett, The Truth
"Your Freezone stinks."
- Steve Hall
"It is true that the term FZ includes many varients of Scn, and some may be inadequate. Or even wrong headed."
- Terril Park
Informative thread about the OP.