Amazing Possibilities!

There Is More To Life Than This

Our modern culture proclaims with all its force: What you do

and what you have are the most important things. This is a lie. It is

a deception that has led whole generations down the well- trodden

path toward lives of quiet desperation. But it is a lie that is reinforced

with such regularity that we have grown to believe it, at least

subconsciously, and have shaped our lives around it.

Two of the most common tools of social judgment are the assessment

of what make and model of car you drive and the question “What do you do?”

The whole focus of our culture is on doing and having. I get on

the plane, and nine out of ten times, the person next to me will ask

me, “What do you do?” We ask young children, “What are you