Question: I don't know why sometimes I feel so much resentment toward the very people whose approval means the most to me. It just doesn't make sense. When these times come, not only am I unsure of why I am acting the way I am, but I don't even like myself. It doesn't add up! How can a person be in charge of his own life one minute, and in the next minute find it in someone else's hands? What'...
Most people want very much to be strong, but they do not seem to be able to find the real strength they yearn for.
Any time we pretend to be something we're not, we do so out of fear that without that "persona" to protect us we won't get what we want.
Real self-command dawns within us as we realize that reliving the past is powerless to change a present misunderstanding.
We imagine the impossible for ourselves to temporarily look upon ourselves as doers of greatness. Work to do the possible by conquering our own self-created imaginings.