How to find self-acceptance
Normally I avoid the sensationalist self-improvement category of online posts — alas I befall my own hypocrisy — however, one TED talk has caught my attention.
The talk is by Joshua Prager — a man who clearly understands self-doubt, self-belief, and the overall juxtapositions of ‘self’ very well.
The talk is centred on the concept of age — the timelessness of time — the consistency of human discovery and consistency of human degeneration.
One phrase caught my attention — speaking about the nature of human stages, he divides life into four beautiful categories.
- The Wonders and Confinement of childhood
- The Emancipation and Frustrations of adolescence
- The Empowerment and Millstones of adulthood
- The Recognition and Resignations of old age
Our age may be a state of mind, but perhaps our mindstate follows a consistent pattern…
Here’s the link to video — let me know what you think.