“Indeterminacy means, literally: not fixed, not settled, uncertain, indefinite.
It means that you don’t know where you are. How can it be otherwise, say the
Buddhist teachings, since you are ceaselessly in process? Life is filled with
uncertainty Chance events happen to all of us.
Accept indeterminacy as a principle, and you see your life in a new light, as a
series of seemingly unrelated jewel-like stories within a dazzling setting of
change and transformation. Recognize that you don’t know where you stand, and
you will begin to watch where you put your feet. That’s when the path
– John Cage