Description[ edit ] New discoveries are acquired through various senses and are usually assimilated, merging with pre-existing knowledge and actions.
The Wise Woman's question surprised me. I was not expecting her to take me seriously, but she was. Or wondering how you got lost in the first place and forgot who you really are?
But as tried to follow my own thoughts, her voice brought me back to the conversation at hand. It is easy to get caught up in all the distractions of life, the clothes tha tneed mending, the food that needs ot get on the table, the work that lies ahead of you tomorrow.
All the responsibilities of your life surround you and tempt you into to thinking they are the most important thngs of your life. And if you let them, they will take over your life, and you will spend it serving them, instead of the other way around.
Again I nodded my head, and started to think over the events of my life and how I was living it.
One day followed another, and lately the weeks and months were starting to blur together. Looking back, I could see I was starting to use things to get me by until the weekend, or the next major holiday. My favorite TV shows were becoming a ritual of how to spend my nights after dinner and before bedtime.
I counted down the days till the release of my next favorite movie, the anticipated publication of a book or the release date for the next peice of technology I wanted.
I laughed, and before I knew it I was saying, " I think I have lost control of my life. I don't think I am in the driver's seat anymore All of us fall asleep at the wheel of our own life, unless we have a burning passion that keeps us awake and alert to what is really going on around us.
But few even realize that they have fallen under the spell of a Pied Piper that draws them away from the path they were meant to follow and has them fall asleep so they forget who they really are and why they are here.
I thought for a moment and then asked, "So what should we do? If we want to wake back up and reclaim our lives? How do we do that? A thought, an emotion, an action Each action you take knowingly takes the place of mindless action, and you slowly replace the Pied Piper's seeds with your own, sowing a crop of actions, thoughts and feelings that are truly your own instead of those supplied by others.
And thus you become your own Pied Piper, and follow the music of your authentic life. The one you were menat to live. The one that draws you is the right place for you to begin discovering yourselfThe Journey of Self Discovery - You Can Learn Who You Are (6 ratings) Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering .
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