Get Out of Your Way

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“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light” ~ Plato

Some of us want to change our current situation; some want to change their job, some want to change their bodies and some want to change a certain aspect of their personality or thinking, such as a propensity for negative thoughts. I’m certain the vast majority of us have wanted to, or still do want to make changes and at some stage along the way got in their own way, putting up self created walls to block their progress.

For a lot of people, making these changes is inexplicably difficult. We see the changes we want but do not take the steps to realise the changes.

Why do we know the changes we want to make and see them on an intellectual level but find it so difficult to make the change a reality. Continue reading