Posts Tagged: distortion

PL 84 Love, Power, Serenity as Divine Attribute and as Distortions

The attitudes of submissiveness, aggressiveness, and withdrawal are the distortions of love, power, and serenity. I would now like to speak in detail about how they work in the psyche, how they form a supposed solution, and how the dominant attitude creates dogmatic, rigid standards that are then incorporated in the idealized self-image. Podcast: Play…

PL 221 Faith and Doubt in Truth or Distortion

When you go deep enough and look astutely enough, you also find out that what really obstructs you is the sum total of everything that is negative and destructive in you. The mind does not want to accept this. The mind has concocted all sorts of other explanations for unhappiness. Podcast: Play in new window…