...and this clip comes from the original TV ending that tries to explain the EXACT same thing with the movie that followed (The End of Evangelion). Absolute freedom exists in a world where no laws restrict you and as a result, this existence is entirely pointless since being able to do everything means there is nothing for you to do. If one is given restrictions, he can begin to understand your surroundings, obtain more comfort and have a purpose. However in order to understand one's existence, it has to be done through the existence of others since one can not figure out his shape if he is the only one present.
So we need everyone and we have to risk getting hurt in order to define who we are and we need restrictions (the body is what encapsulates the soul and restrains it) in order to obtain a purpose. THIS is what life is all about. (series is copyrighted, clip is used under fair use)
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