I posted something on my FB page recently on loneliness, and it has received a relatively high number of responses.
This is the quote by Carl Jung:
Loneliness does not come from having no people around, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to oneself, or from holding certain views which others find inadmissible.
This is true and I do have to agree up to a certain extent. Let me explain.
We all go through different levels of growth and maturity,...
What you seek is seeking you - Rumi
I love this quote for its simple truth, for its simplicity, and for its depth.
I remember I posted this quote some time back, and someone said: but this is not true, I have been seeking and searching but I do not get what I sought for, what I always get is not what I want.
Want. And seek.
Two very different meanings.
In my understanding, "want" usually comes from the ego-self.
So, in this Rumi quote, the YOU, is not an any old you. It is not the ego you,...
Heard of this saying energy follows thought?
It is with this saying that many people have learned on the path of personal development that they can create the life they want and that if they thought about it more and repeat the thought, the outcome they want will become a reality.
But is this really true?
Or is this some misguided information passed down by franchised motivational/personal development institutions as a money generating machine for their own pockets?
There is a...