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You Can‘t Change What You Aren‘t Aware of!

The ability to understand the self is not an innate ability. People learn how to act through examples of others and by testing limits. Change is hard, often because it is scary. This fear stems fro...

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Flatland

Flatland

by Edwin Abbott Abbott

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Understanding YOU as the Starting Point in Perception

Humans come into the world

dependent. Blame biology.

The Necessary Ego

As complex, sentient, conscious beings, most p.eople learn to develop internal safety fe...

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Do You Feel Trapped or Do You Recognize Your Options?

Many people think that they have little choice, when it comes to their initial lot in life. For some, this is true. For others, they understand that there are always options.

Those that feel...

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Is the Rest of the World... Objects or Subjects?

Ponder

Do you consider the other strangers in the world, individually as 'they' or 'it'?

Or do you consider the individual, as 'you'?

Do you think about what yo...

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Edwin A. ABBOTT

Learn this lesson, that to be self-contented is to be vile and ignorant, and that to aspire is better than to be blindly and impotently happy.

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Why We Must All Aim to Be Better People...

There's no escaping it. People have no problem seeing from their internal "I" space.

Seeing through another's eyes though? Seeing through EYES of another vs. "I" of the self is sometimes unc...

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FLATLAND QUOTE

“If a man with a triangular front and a polygonal back were allowed to exist and to propagate a still more Irregular posterity, what wou...

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