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An Honest Gauge

The way the mind becomes conditioned, its default state is mostly delusional. An honest gauge of the mind is being with the peace of right now with the world exactly as it is and not needing anything different…

Do whatever it is you think you need to do to get the results you think are needed, but be honest and see what’s guiding you. If you’re to get an honest gauge as to what’s really going on in your life, there will have to be awareness of the delusions that are in control. There are reasons why a person constantly struggles with being at peace and as subtle as this can be, it’s not something most people are honest about. Because of the way the mind becomes conditioned, its normal state is mostly delusional. From the time a person starts their day the delusions begin. Something happens that you want different and although it’s not thought about that you’re not at peace, the bottom line is you’re not.

Constantly needing life different is caused by the mind being delusional which keeps you from honest awareness. Better the world if that’s the direction you think you need to go in, just understand maybe the world doesn’t need to be better. If you’re not truly at peace in the moment without needing it to be different, that’s what honestly needs to be looked at. Nothing else matters regardless of what you’re doing because it’s only a made up story that keeps the mind in a delusional state. Many people are so busy that they don’t honestly see their own mind. Until the beauty of the moment is seen and you can just be with that, peace will not be because you will be too busy stuck in your delusions. To me an honest gauge of a settled mind is if there is peace right now with the world exactly as it is without having a delusion thought that needs it to be different…