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The desire for more positive experience is itself a negative experience

And, paradoxically, the acceptance of oneโ€™s negative experience is itself a positive experience.ย ๐Ÿคฏ

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The Feedback Loop from Hell - Feeling bad about feeling bad ๐Ÿ”„

Being worried about doing the right thing all the time that you become worried about how much youโ€™re worrying. Or feeling so guilty for every mistake you make that you begin to feel guilty about how guilty youโ€™re feeling.

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Any attempt to escape the negative, only backfires

Everything worthwhile in life is won through overcoming the associated negative experience.ย The avoidance of suffering is a form of suffering. ๐Ÿง

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Not giving a f*ck is so key

When you care less about something, you do better at it.ย It's also your chance to avoid engaging in negative feelings towards the emotions you experience. ๐Ÿค

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