A bed demon under my pillow forces my eyelids open at night so that I can doomscroll on Twitter.
Problem solved? The thing that was bothering you has come and gone like everything else. What’s next on the worry list? Maybe while you’re thinking like this, you could add a few more items – and for every one that goes away you could add three more. Or don’t. Most problems disappear when the thinking about them stops.
What happens when you get everything you think you wanted? Unless you change with the changing circumstance, you will still be in the same mode of lacking, and will still thirst for more.
The universe is both beautiful and horrific. From some higher level, where things don’t matter so much, it might all be viewed as a single magnificently interesting thread of life.
Late last night in the street, a blue illuminated face peered down into the glow and said, “Don’t worry Charlie, whatever’s gonna happen, gonna happen.” Wise words there in the darkness.
Self-discipline is a necessary virtue for any progress. A useful question to ask oneself is: what am I learning?
Live this moment with inner quality.
Being viewed as attractive is attractive. A woman turned on is a turn on.