Desperately seek distraction

I always thought distraction was some external interference that took me away from what I was concentrating on, the success I wanted. But that’s just part of the puzzle.

There is another influence. Me. And my desire to be distracted, my acceptance to be distracted.

And not just me, we’re all at it. We all accept distraction, as a way of taking our mind of ourselves.

From: Life Matters – Philosophy Espresso # 7: Distraction

“Instead if thinking, we’re keeping ourselves even more busy than we need to be. We ought to be examining our lives”

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