This “Pretty Ugly” Poem Invites Us To Examine Our Self-Talk & Perspective
It could certainly be argued that a large amount of the social content in our modern experience tends to invoke a sense that we are merely the unrealized versions of the self that we are told that we should be.
The Perception of Being
Are they speaking and seeing the true you — the core you of you — or simply their perception of what they consider ‘you’ to be?
Sigmund Freud’s Lesson On The Highest Level of Decision Making
Modern existence is built around the dominance of the mind, but Freud — of all thought leaders — invites us to explore another symbolic side of our decision making.
Maya Angelou’s Warning On ‘Trying To Be Normal’
Normalcy should never be the goal, if such a thing as ‘normal’ even exists. We tend to measure ourselves and our ideas against the concept of perceived societal ‘baseline’, which does not always correlate to inherent reason or value.
14 Manly P. Hall Quotes on Wisdom, Symbolism, Knowledge & Understanding
In the theme of examining our perceptions, Manly P. Hall invites us to explore concepts and understandings through a new lens; whether you agree with him on any topic or not, Hall’s life-long dedication to information is reflected in his dialectic, through which he languages in his books and lectures.
We Have Fractured Ourselves Through Our Thinking | Rumi’s Timeless Wisdom
We have become fractured, or perhaps more appropriately, we have neglected our own fracturing as it is no longer identified as a concern.