An enlightened being like the Buddha considers human ignorance as being able to read the mind of a sleeping person who is about to fall into a nightmare: he knows the nature of the nightmare, and he does not suffer from it. fool. Nice talk! Even though evil is not real, it also tortures us. If everything is original, where does evil come from? Rip Chadwick Boseman 1976 2020. It is true that evil does manifest, but it is not. If one mistakenly recognizes a rope as a snake, the serpent is not real, only by imagination and only wisdom will dissolve the ignorance. We can wash a piece of gold, but we cannot whiten a coal.