Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Diminished Ego

[Beware that aging may bring a] ... diminished ego [that] then spends the rest of its days whining or complaining, trapped in fear or anger, self-pity, guilt, blame or other negative mental-emotional states or avoidance strategies such as attachment to memories and thinking and talking about the past. (Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth, p. 287) 12 July 2011

1 comment:

Job Conger said...

"may" is to that possibility what "down" is to sky, each having the same likelihood of proving otherwise. It's an engaging observation, just the same; good post.