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Avoid Unnecessary Suffering

Avoid Unnecessary Suffering

  • Placing hopes in external things can lead to suffering. Depending on external factors for happiness often results in disappointment.
  • Concentrate on what genuinely concerns you. Focus on managing your responsibilities and leave others to theirs.
  • Avoid taking on responsibilities that belong to others. Overextending yourself by taking on others' burdens leads to unnecessary stress.

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mrparedes

High School Reading Teacher. Book lover. Sharing insights to inspire discovery. "Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body." – Joseph Addison

Understanding what we can and cannot control in life is essential for achieving peace, freedom, and happiness. This principle guides how we react to events and manage our desires and aversions.

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