I sometimes feel, maybe I am too gullible, anyone can manipulate how and what I think. But later I realised, that others don’t need to be manipulative to convince me, if they said something a little above my understanding, sounded intellectual and smart, I would probably believe them.
I thought I had my own set of filters when I looked at the world. What I realised is that how much of it belongs to others. But isn’t it supposed to belong to others? We’re not born with wisdom and intelligence. We learn it from people around us!
We consume most data in a state where we lack intention to truly understand the problem and look out for the solutions only! We lack the attention!
So, next time you hear someone, see something, read something, pay attention to it. Understand where is it coming from, go down to the roots your the problem and the solution. I
I am trying to be more mindful of what I add to my perspectives and perceptions of this world and of myself, are you?