We fail to learn from any experience we do not accept. Any experience you have that does not bring you peace, you failed to accept. To the degree you feel removed from a peaceful state, you have a list of rejections.
It’s impossible to change without self acceptance. You can know when to rest and when to take action when you accept that your life is all life, and that you don’t have to outrace the world itself. It’s not a footrace.
“Acceptance is not submission; it is acknowledgement of the facts of a situation. Then deciding what you’re going to do about it.” Kathleen Casey Theisen
“The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.” Nathaniel Branden
“Only by acceptance of the past, can you alter it.” T.S. Eliot (American born English Editor, Playwright, Poet and Critic, 1888-1965)
“Happiness can exist only in acceptance.” George Orwell (English Novelist and Essayist, 1903-1950)
I see you sister, and in fact today’s topic is about seeing, more specifically about acceptance. What most people think is acceptance is not. They think they accept something if they acknowledge its presence. Acceptance is like a birds nest… Seek More
I have been able to affect and help what most other people have considered “unreachable” people. Those who were supposedly too stubborn, hateful, or even mentally ill to hear reason from the general point of view. Most people reject these… Seek More
See the now and not the future. The secret to seeing the future is realizing there is no future. What you can imagine happening will not likely happen. Will it? Is there no pattern to recognise? There is, and this… Seek More
Acceptance is today’s topic. Anyone like to share their understandings on acceptance? Letting things be as they are. Does anyone actually do that? Rarely if ever. Does this refusal to let things be as they are change anything? No, it… Seek More
Can I take any action of any kind without acceptance of how things are? Can I accept anything how it is, if I cannot accept how I myself am? Not properly. Exactly. Miscreation instead of recreation. Recreation is a much… Seek More
I feel acceptance relates to forgiveness. I would agree. A lot of people have a hard time forgiving others and an even worse time forgiving themselves. Nature itself is very forgiving of human psychological limitations, though I would say those… Seek More