it is your unwillingness to overlook what seems to stand between you that makes it look impenetrable and defends the illusion of its immovability

Forget not, when you feel the need arise to be defensive about anything, you have identified yourself with an illusion. And therefore feel that you are weak because you are alone. This is the cost of all illusions. Not one but rests on the belief that you are separate. Not one that does not seem […]