A guru is a person who can really show you the true nature of your mind and who knows the perfect remedies for your psychological problems. Someone who doesn’t know his own mind can never know others’ minds and therefore cannot be a guru.
from the book Becoming Your Own Therapist: An Introduction to the Buddhist Way of Thought
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- The pursuit of self-realization
- Wrong expectations
- Not a religion in the usual sense
- The dark clouds of ego
- Individual path
- The foggy mind
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