Alan Watts is a modern day philosopher best known for interpreting and popularizing Eastern teachings pertaining to philosophy and spirituality to a western audience. He wrote the popular book called “The Way of Zen” which became one of the most popular books on the subject of Buddhism. Alan Watts lectures are often found on youtube with millions of views with “What do you desire?” being one of the most popular. Alan Watts quotes are widely available on the internet popularized thanks to his genuine approach to connecting with humanity. We begin with the first quote below regarding the rigidity of man/woman. “No one is more dangerously insane than one who is sane all the time: he is like a steel bridge without flexibility, and the order of his life is rigid and brittle.” – Alan Watts.