Tag: responsibility

education

Unlearn

It’s really easy to say that we are all responsible for all of our choices and actions.  That the words that come out of our mouths, and the thoughts that roll around inside of our head are the result of our own decision making. And it’s not wrong.  It’s true. But there’s a caveat.  That …

growth

True Self

About a month and a half ago, I read a personal development book that changed my perspective on self. The author, as usual, depicted himself as a guru.  A business genius who meditated and did yoga and travelled and only surrounded himself with positive people and positive thoughts and as a result, was fabulously wealthy …

growth

Accountability

Why is accountability so scary?  Are we so cowed by the nature of our reality that we actively delude ourselves by any evasion necessary to avoid being responsible for our own behaviour? And we are responsible for our own behaviour.  No, I don’t need to feel guilty over stupid shit I did when I was …

freedom

Freedom

The universe is epicly large.  It exists on a timeline most of us couldn’t even understand, let alone actually comprehend in its entirety.  Infinity and eternity stretching in all directions forever. And right here, in some part of it, on an isolated planet, with nothing but ourselves for company, we sit, with delusions of grandeur …