Category: Addictions

“Addictions are nothing more than repeated habits that are there to bring us some relief, however, with time we fall into believing that we no longer control our repeated habits, when that happens we start calling our habits, addiction. Giving a negative meaning to the thing that once gave us relief.”

-Boris

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How much is enough?

The inner sense of satisfaction cannot be ever satisfied if it depends on the changing circumstance.When we seek to feel good about ourselves and look to get this feeling from the outside we fall into a trap. The problem with the outside is that it is always changing. So we find ourselves chasing what is always changing, never knowing how to stop because if we stop, what will make us feel good about ourselves? - You don't have to chase your happiness anymore.
Addictions Health Personal Growth

Me against myself

Why we are making ourselves do what we don’t feel like doing, most people do what they don’t want to do. Why we are ignoring our desires, feelings, suppressing ourĀ emotions with distractions and addictions? Competition. We compete with ourselves. At each given moment whether you’re aware of this or not, each of us has an Ideal, a goal, a short-term, or long-term goal with which we compete on a daily basis. We compete with…
Addictions Personal Growth

Who are you

Who’s moving your Body? Who’s taking it from a place to place? -The legs. Who is directing the legs where to go? Who’s smelling the flower? -The nose. Who’s pointing the nose to the flower and inhaling through the nose? Who is looking at the flower? -The eyes. Who’s focusing the eyes on the flower and looking at every color on it? Who is hearing the wind? -The ears. Who’s focusing to listen to the wind when…
Addictions Health Personal Growth

Break All Your Patterns

What it takes to change? What it takes to change your life? What it takes to change your attitude, your thoughts? What it takes to make that first step towards what you want? Why is it so difficult sometimes to start heading in the direction you want? Repetition is comfortable. Repetition is familiar and easy, it is even somewhat automated. But if you notice the repetition of whatever you dislike doing, saying, or thinking you can see that it is…
Addictions Fear Personal Growth

A New Beginning

Since when did I become unimportant? Since when what I want doesn’t matter? Since when I only care about pleasing others? Since when I decided to compromise on what I want? I forgot what it’s like to give myself what I want. To give myself what I want when I want it. I forgot how it is like to stand on my own. I forgot what it’s like to be me around other people. When I’m around other people there’s no real me anymore.…
Addictions Personal Growth

Addictions – Rise from the ashes

When we suffer physically we don’t really have a choice, the pain is there and there isn’t much we can do, except take some painkillers to numb the pain which doesn’t always help. Withstanding physical pain is basically waiting for it to go away. People have a tremendous power to endure pain, caused to the body for various reasons. We survive everything that doesn’t kill us, and that is a lot. If you’ve experienced…
Addictions Personal Growth

A Reminder To Stop

Are you too proud to stop? Why can’t I stop? How can I stop, If I don’t want to stop? Notice your state of body and mind. Are you satisfied with your physical and mental state right now? What is more important to you than your body and mind state? An idea? A mission? A task? A belief? A thought? What is so important that you need to sacrifice your peace of mind and the comfort of your body? Stress is not important, it is harmful. Worry is harmful.…