Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Self Mastery vs. Enculturation


by Justin Deschamps

One who dares to follow their heart, and use their mind, eventually abandons their culture.

One who fails to follow their heart, and never uses their mind, becomes a victim of their culture.

Culture is a shallow and destructive replacement for genuine human integrity, critical thought, and innovative action. The emerging artist of the human soul is only limited by freedoms of expression denied by the enculturated self, encouraged by a culture that seeks to reduce everyone to a norm.

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About The Author

Justin Deschamps is a truth seeker inspired by philosophy and the love of wisdom in all its forms. He was formally trained in physics and psychology, later discovering the spiritual basis of reality and the interconnected nature of all things. He strives to find the path of truth while also walking it himself, sharing what he knows with others so as to facilitate cooperative change for a better future. He is a student of all and a teacher to some. Follow on Twitter @sitsshowFacebook Stillness in the Storm, and steemit @justin-sits.


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