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by Daniel Goleman
A belligerent samurai, once challenged a zen master to explain the concept of heaven and hell. But the monk replied with scorn, "You're nothing but a lout- I can't waste my time with the likes of you! "
His very honor attacked, the samurai flew into rage and pulling his sword from the scabb...
Awareness of one's own feelings as they occur.
It might seem at first glance that our feelings are obvious; more thoughtful reflections reminds us of times we have been all too oblivious to what we really felt about something, or awoke to th...
At its best, self observation allows an equanimous awareness of passionate or turbulent feelings. At a minimum, it manifests itself simply as a slight stepping back from experience, a parallel stream of consciousness that is "meta": hovering above or beside the main flow, aware of what is happeni...
Self awareness in short, means being "aware of both our moods and our thoughts about that mood"
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