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LINK A Life of One’s Own: A Penetrating 1930s Field Guide to Self-Possession, Mindful Perception, and the Art of Knowing What You Really Want – Brain Pickings

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Yep. Why did bodhidharma go to China?

No purpose.

Metahuman Level 5 Mar 15, 2019

Wow.... what a great article!! I'm am going to have to check out all of the 5 or so books mentioned here! Thank you for sharing.

APaleBlueDot Level 5 Mar 15, 2019

Another excellent article from Brain Pickings, thank you. This was a good reminder for me.

whispers Level 7 Mar 15, 2019

Brain Pickings is one of the few newsletters that I receive that I always review, and read much of it. Maria Popova is a gift.

Mitch07102 Level 7 Mar 14, 2019

Yep. I read it every week.


"That tuning into one’s most elemental being, she came to realize, was the mightiest conduit to inhabiting one’s own life with truthfulness and integrity undiluted by borrowed standards of self-actualization."
^^^This^^^ ❤

Amzungu2 Level 7 Mar 14, 2019

Good read, thanks.

Lilac-Jade Level 8 Mar 14, 2019

I loved it. It really hit home for me.

@tnorman1236 It may for many.

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