Properties of rational mind (IM 833)

Marcus Aurelius in his “Meditation” journal of Book 11 wrote that following are the properties of rational mind: i. Self-perception ii. Self-analysis iii. Affection for their neighbor iv. Truthfulness v. Humility Furthermore, he mentions rational mind understands that those who come after us will see nothing different and those who came before us saw no…

Minding mind (IM 380)

Mind is the state of constant thinking. Minding our mind simply means taking control over our mind. Whatever we think, we create the thoughts, which creates words. These words are the building blocks of our life; in fact, they shape our life. Inner peace is the state attained when we take control over our mind…

Three compartments of mind…(IM#60)

…..are 1. The Conscious Mind, 2. The Sub-conscious Mind and 3. The Super-conscious Mind. The conscious mind is mortal and is the real human mind. It sees as it appears to be. It’s a logical mind. The sub-conscious mind is divine design (as asserted by Plato). It’s way above the logical mind and is immortal….