What we fear reflects what we hold dear
Jul15

What we fear reflects what we hold dear

When we feel fearful, our fear points to something we hold immensely dear, something whose possible loss terrifies us. …

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To not feel bad on doing bad is bestially bad
Jul14

To not feel bad on doing bad is bestially bad

Suppose we accidentally step on someone’s foot. We would naturally apologize, ask if they are ok, and do what we can to help.…

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If we don’t ask “What am I doing?” we will end up asking “What have I done?”
Jul08

If we don’t ask “What am I doing?” we will end up asking “What have I done?”

While driving, if we don’t conscientiously keep the car on track, it will by default go off track. And we may find ourselves…

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The mind makes the easy seem difficult and the difficult seem impossible
Jun26

The mind makes the easy seem difficult and the difficult seem impossible

When we have to do something, we often assess how easy or difficult it is. For example, if we are traveling, we use a weighing…

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Intelligence means to understand how the mind makes us misunderstand
Jun24

Intelligence means to understand how the mind makes us misunderstand

Suppose we are driving a car and our rear-view mirror gives us a distorted picture, making a proximate car appear distant.…

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Don’t go behind the mind, go beyond the mind
May30

Don’t go behind the mind, go beyond the mind

To go behind the mind means to follow the mind, to do whatever it does. To go beyond the mind means to seek something higher,…

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