From a healthy attitude of fighting your ego, by reality-checking wild ideas with close acquaintances. To a mindless state of insecurities and constant search for acknowledgment.
Close adaptation may be a sad byproduct of fast-passed social life, but is essential on a conscious level. If there is to be any peace and harmony to speak of.
It is when priorities shift, from communication to looks, intelligence to physique, integrity to popularity. A mindless drone, in search of confirmation on all levels from his peers, appears.
Truth, Knowledge and Belief have to have equal values for the individual to be sane. To find out the truth of phenomena using reasoning, not emotion. Finding the connections and similarities, where evidence can build up and belief become valid. Knowledge, Wisdom and Intelligence are the rewards from Reasoning with Yourself. Continue reading Reasoning with Yourself
The strive to master a new talent, can easily end up in heartless emulation. Skimming through the pages of an instruction manual, without perception of context, will certainly end your career as the Romantic Hero. Reflection and Consideration from the words of the Wise One, does not involve Obedience outside personal Independence. But to keep growing and Remaining Teachable. Continue reading Remaining Teachable
You are mere sheep in a herd, and I am your master, the Big Daddy. You go where I go, You say what I say. I offer you to be your safety, thinking and intelligence. On the conditions that you follow my lead and do what I tell you, no matter what. I do not rule alone, Many of my followers are my minions, they to do what I tell them. So you better Respect my Authority. Continue reading Respect my Authority