Self-concept is born of two minds; the conscious mind, which is the creative mind, the one that is associated with identity and does the thinking, computing and contemplating; and then there is the sub-conscious mind, which is like a tape player or a video camera. It automatically records behaviors and plays it back; every environmental signal influences it.
Without our conscious awareness, other people, societal expectations, experience, perceptions, environment, family, friends and associations have programmed it, shaping our perspectives, our existence and ways of being. We are always “living the dream”.
The question one has to ask is; “am I living a conscious dream or an unconscious dream?” Continue reading Sub-consciousing