I believe in the power and influence of the unconscious mind — that there are reasons we’re attracted to or repelled by certain experiences and feelings, even if we’re not aware of what they are, even if they don’t square with our sense of self or with logic in general. We’re a repressed species. I’ve unearthed enough of my own unconscious tics, behaviors, and motivat…
Yes. I also believe that about the unconscious mind. And about the heart, too, which must surely be closely aligned to it. As in Pascal's famous quote: “The heart has its reasons which reason knows nothing of..."
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