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Trapped By Thinking

When there’s a need to reach for something because of a mind agitation you are trapped by your thinking. Until this is seen, you will remain trapped by thinking satisfaction is in the next thing reached for…

You will never find the satisfaction you are seeking if you’re trapped by the thinking of finding satisfaction. Being satisfied is something that’s already within everyone, but because of the way our minds are conditioned, we get trapped in our thinking that satisfaction is something on the outside; this being trapped makes the satisfaction you are seeking impossible to grasp. Being trapped is the reason you are constantly reaching for satisfaction and until this is seen you will remain trapped to thinking satisfaction is in the next thing reached for. Alcohol, gambling, sex, drugs, social status, programs, religion, god, therapy, self help books, and on and on, this reaching is proof you’re trapped. I can’t stress this enough as this trapped by your thinking has to be seen if you are to experience true satisfaction in your life.

It’s impossible to think your way to being satisfied. What does have to happen if you are to experience satisfaction is there has to be an understanding of why you’re not satisfied; that you’re not satisfied is only because of the inability to simply be. When the need to reach for something arises being trapped by your thinking begins; this is a vicious habit that’s difficult to break. Satisfaction isn’t something attained or achieved so it’s in doing less that it arises. To many people get trapped in trying to find satisfaction, but since satisfaction is something already within you, thinking you’re going to find it needs to be let go of; this is not easy. I don’t write to help anyone find satisfaction, I write so being trapped by your thinking can be seen for what it is; the cause of why your aren’t satisfied…