David

caveman

"a cave dweller especially of the Stone Age" -- merriam-webster.com

knock on wood

"said in order to avoid bad luck, either when you mention good luck that you have had in the past or when you mention hopes you have for the future" -- Cambridge dictionary

“My God, why hast Thou forsaken me?”

calibration of this mistranslation

Psalm 23

"THE LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want ..."

bodhisattva

request: one who seeks enlightenment for the benefit of mankind

statement: enlightenment is something you get

Yes, subjectively, from the local perspective.

take a look in the mirror

"To consider, realize, or admit one's own failing or culpability in relation to some issue." -- thefreedictionary.com

no-brainer

“something so simple or obvious that you do not need to think much about it” — Cambridge dictionary

"come on!"

"said to encourage someone to do something, especially to hurry or try harder, or to tell you something" -- Cambridge dictionary

samsara

the cycle of death and rebirth

tall poppy syndrome

a cultural phenomenon in which people hold back, criticise or sabotage those who have or are believed to have achieved notable success in one or more aspects of life, particularly intellectual or cultural wealth; "cutting down the tall poppy" -- wikipedia

rant

"speak or shout at length in an angry, impassioned way" -- Google dictionary

statement: there are no fluctuations

request: the fluctuations between positive and negative alignments seem to be a never-ending struggle. But maybe on some level, there are no fluctuations

phantasmagoria

A fantastic sequence of haphazardly associative imagery, as seen in dreams or fever --American Heritage Dictionary

Devo - Whip it ('80s song)

request: spiritual ego theme song?