The problem is not you, or your lack of discipline, or that you married the wrong person, or that you have the wrong kind of beer, or car, or house…
It’s that you don’t understand how the system works. Once you understand this, everything changes. Instantly. It doesn’t take weeks, or years.
Michael Neill is a Life Coach, and he’s on to something that modern psychology and other “self help” people have not figured out. Yet.
We experience our thoughts. Not the world around us. Our circumstances do not make us happy. Our thoughts drive our moods.
When you have 6 minutes to spare, this video is worth 6 minutes of your day.
Some of you are wondering what the hell that means. Well, here it all is:
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment is a psychometric questionnaire designed to measure psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions.
Carl Jung came up with a table of 16 possible variations on the personality types.
Jung theorized that there are four principal psychological functions by which we experience the world: sensation, intuition, feeling, and thinking. One of these four functions is dominant most of the time.
A short/simple version of the test
A great resource of infomation (and another test): http://www.16personalities.com/personality-types
My results (on each of the two different tests):
ENFJ - (Extraverted iNtuitive Feeling Judging)
ENFJs are natural-born leaders, full of passion and charisma. Forming around two percent of the population… …reaching out and inspiring others to achieve and to do good in the world. With a natural confidence that begets influence, ENFJs take a great deal of pride and joy in guiding others to work together to improve themselves and their community.
Now you know!
Excellent story telling is really all about the characters. What we do to and for each other is the focus of life.
We don’t know what we will be thinking about in one minute, or tomorrow… although we act as if what we are thinking is permanent.
We are one thought away from a paradigm shift.
One thought from happiness.
See? Didn’t expect that, did you?