To finish off this week, I’d like to evoke one of the most important subjects: that of identity. Who are you? Who do you think you are? Everyone has a part of their identity attached to their name. For most people, a large part of their identity is focused on their origins and culture: nationality, […]
For this mid-week installment, let’s look at connections. People often tend to look for common things as a requirement to connect with each other. Similar socioeconomic background and age, similar experiences, similar interests… We think that by default, we are separate, and we need to go on the search to find these common things to […]
Talking about the benefits of the understanding of the Principles… What about happiness? Many people equate happiness with excitement, positivity, being full of energy and excitement. They believe it takes work and effort and achieving results to get to happiness — and if we use such definition, it certainly does. However, after a while many […]
This week I’m going to write about the benefits I see in the Principles understanding. In this first installment, I think it makes sense to talk about Freedom. Freedom means a lot of different things to different people. This is actually one of the deeper insights into the Principles by itself: there is no one […]
For quite a while, I have been struggling in my mind around the whole idea of sharing The Principles with others, thinking of possible ways to do it. Which language? Which form? What kind of audience? The company I work for has a participation program. All employees have a chance (or an obligation?) to contribute […]
What I would like to share with people is… freedom of thought.
We learn so many thoughts. Growing up with our family, going to school, studying through the university, taking exams, preparing for job interviews… There are a lot of norms, traditions, ways how certain groups of people speak of the life path. And sometimes it might fit us, and it boosts us forward, and it helps us to grow. Other times, and I think evolution plays a big role here, we actually feel motivated to outgrow the box where we have been raised. […]