Philosopher George Santayana said once, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."
I know that you have heard this phrase or versions of it over and over again but have you ever really thought about what it means? Most often, it is taken to mean that we should learn from our mistakes or you will make them again.
I have a little different take on it.
A Course in Miracles has an exercise that says, "The past is over. It can touch me not." Marianne…Continue
With all of our technology it would appear that we are more connected than ever before but recent tragedies like Newtown and Boston show us that so many of us still seem to feel disconnected and alone.
Many psychologists agree that the origin of neurosis comes from feeling separate from others and of not feeling worthy of love. We feel that we are not connected to others or to anything that exists around us. Many of us believe that we are unlovable; that if anyone saw…