Practicing mindfulness through meditation is a wonderful method for managing life. It has become so common even big companies are betting millions of dollars on meditation rooms, guides, and mobile apps. Everyone seems to be talking (or whispering) about it.
It’s definitely our animal instinct to avoid problems like the plague. But we’re not merely animals.
It’s amazing how some popular quotes we all say are actually misquotes.
While I would never want to equate the horrors of human slavery to a modern mental slavery, I do find Ms. Tubman’s idea relevant for us today.
Change doesn’t happen the way we usually think it does. We can fantasize about everyone coming to a logical consensus, and everyone then adjusting their course simultaneously because it’s the right thing to do.
Every so often I hear someone say, in the face of a clear mistake, “Hey, I’m only human, okay?”