“This consciousness is the consciousness of the rest of mankind because every human being in the world, everyone from the most primitive, from the most uneducated, to the most highly sophisticated, educated, they go through all this—faith, fear, longing, depression, anxiety, sorrow, pain, every human being in the world goes through it, whether he is a Communist, Socialist, Capitalist, or Democrat, or doesn’t belong to any group.
Byron Katie is a well-known author and teacher. TIME describes her as “a spiritual innovator for the 21st century.”
The mind must shift from a knowing position to one of questioning, which allows the possibility of seeing something new.
What does group behavior tell us about the inner life of individuals? The perils of identity and why we want to belong to groups.
It’s easy to fool oneself because conditioning hides behind ideas of freedom. Freedom is there when conditioning is not.