Question

Are drugs a threat for society?

Answer from Master Kosen

The worse is not, contrary to what we could think, the physical addiction but the mental addiction, we are dependant of many mental drugs worse than heroin or tobacco. Even to eat could be a dependence in our relationship with the others. There is often addiction and desire to make the others dependant of ourselves. To be at the same time dependant and egoistic is the sign that we are in a state of mental drug and it is of course the principal plague of our society.

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