Can we improve? Can we become better persons?
What if striving just creates the illusion of progress?
Think about it.
Is the search for a chocolate bar different from the search for meaning and purpose?
Striving for results sometimes takes away the joy of life. Life is neither good nor bad. It just is. All truths are half-truths. All truths are paradoxes.
What if you have to let go of the need for results, to get the results you want?
Philosopher Alan Watts guides you through questions like these in this video.
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