“We cannot live the afternoon of life according to
the program of life’s morning; for what in the morning was true will in
evening become a lie.”
Life continually evolves. We’re always moving
into new experiences, new possibilities. This constant change unsettles
the personality, which finds security in stability. But with life
always in flux, that security is an illusion. We experience pain by
trying to hold on to things that are not solid.
Life becomes joyful when we can open to the
constant flow and ride freely with it. This requires us to let go of
the need to control. We need to learn to trust.
“Can it then be that what we call the ‘self’ is
fluid and elastic? It evolves, strikes a different balance with every