In Buddhist psychology, ego is seen as a kind of filter, a network through which energy is constantly being channeled and manipulated rather than being able to flow freely in unrestricted space. It is not a solid entity but a moment-to-moment process of birth, evolution, and death.
from the book The Sanity We Are Born With: A Buddhist Approach to Psychology
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- The importance of patience
- The approach of mindfulness of life
- Tuning in to life
- Just open space
- Glimpse of Enlightenment
- The freshness of not rebuilding
- These situations are the scriptures
- Working with the present situation
- Sanity on the spot
- Emotions are part of you