What if patience, and maybe other personality features too, are more a product of where we are than who we are?
In the field of psychology, the image is canon: a child sitting in front of a marshmallow, resisting the temptation to eat it.
Finding your own truth without a guiding mythical worldview.
- Joseph Campbell's monomyth as a guide to finding one's self.
- Alan Watts explores the notion of symbolically returning to the forest.
- How to set ones own meaning in a world of confusion and chaos.