because then it can avoid really looking into that question and dealing with its own certain death.
Everything, but everything, we’ve been trained to do is listen to the voices of authority, not to the voice within.
Sure, we hear people talk about being true to yourself.
But for every time we’ve been told we should be true to ourselves, we’ve been conditioned a dozen times to compromise and conform our thoughts, actions and identities in the face of social pressure.
In fact, so many movies are about normal people simply finding enough courage to speak their truth and follow their heart–and we call them heroes.”
(which in today’s world certainly IS heroic.)
To really set the deepest part of us free threatens all the conclusions we’ve formed to date.
Few are willing to embark on such an adventure