We are controlled by unconscious forces that prevent us from reaching our full potential.
No matter how hard we try, it is difficult to understand ourselves because we have no direct access to our unconscious.
Our conscious thoughts are conceived from what we are unconscious of, but that does not stop us from creating a list of reasons for our feelings.
We should, however, be suspicious of these reasons because we fabricate a story about how we feel based on unreliable information.
The narrative we tell ourselves often includes a hint of truth, yet it frequently misrepresents how we actually feel. Continue reading