"Understanding is the essence obtained from information intentionally learned and from all kinds of experiences personally experienced." - Gurdjieff
"Until a man uncovers himself, he cannot see." - Gurdjieff
"As long as with inside, we have same ideas, we will not be separated" - Gurdjieff
"Conditions have to change. Old life must die. New conditions trigger new realizations." Gurdjieff
Deuteronomy 28:43 (The Shadow)
"The stranger that is within thee shall get up above thee very high and thou shall come down very low."
He shall lend to thee, and thou shall not lend to him and he shall be the head, and thou shall be the soul."
"There exists an invisible hierarchy of spirits who order and direct all different aspects of life on earth and humanity that which Ouspensky calls the Inner Circle of Humanity.
The hierarchy consists of Jesus Christ, the spirit and redeemer of our universe, and all his conscious helpers great and small." - Rodney Collins
Chaos is a new order trying to impose itself upon the old. Chaos occurs when something new is trying to happen.
Incompetent could also be viewed as incomplete. Usually one of the missing elements is any measure of Real Will.