We need to own our own minds [and bodies/spirits/souls]....
begin life with the world presenting itself to us as it is. Someone -
our parents, teachers, analysts [...religious/"spiritual" leaders, economists, politicians,...] - hypnotizes us to see the world and
construe it in the right way. These others label the world, attach names
and give voices to the beings and events in it, so that thereafter, we
cannot read the world in any other language or hear it saying other
things to us.
The task is to break the hypnotic spell, so that we become
undeaf, unblind and multilingual, thereby letting the world speak to us
in new voices and write all its possible meanings in the new book of
Be careful in your choice of hypnotists" - Sidney Jourard
Be careful in your choice of hypnotists." - Sidney Jourard