Making time for solitude in our busy schedules seems like a difficult and also a bit frightening proposition. Some feel it won’t make any difference plus who wants to be alone? ‘I will get bored.’ ‘I will feel so lonely.’
Everywhere you go, you hear people talk about motivation. How they are going to lose weight, quit smoking, going to eat healthy. And few weeks into their new resolutions, what do most people end up saying, ‘I don’t get enough time. I don’t feel motivated enough.’
During my school days, it was a popular idiom, but for years I could not understand what it meant, ‘All that glitters is not gold.’ Maybe because I had not seen much gold by then!
What do the words ‘emotions’ and ‘intelligence’ mean to you?
Emotions are thought of something that keep us from making the right decisions, from focusing on what is really important. On the other hand, intelligence is touted to be 100% perfection.