Two Bit Thinking of Comparison

Two Bit Thinking of Comparison

Getting caught in comparison can kill creativity and dampen
vital energy.   So this is a serious action to consider. The
legendary modern dance teacher, Martha Graham, put it this way. 

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is
translated through you into action, and because there is only one
of you in all of time, this expression is unique.  And if you
block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will
be lost.  The world will not have it.  It is not your business to
determine how good it is nor how valuable nor how it compares with
other expressions.  It is your business to keep it yours clearly
and directly, to keep the channel open.”

Martha’s thoughts speak volumes to me.  But I want to focus on the
part that “It is not your business to determine how good it is nor
how valuable nor how it compares with other expressions.” …

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Suzanne Kilkus, PhD

Suzanne believes that being open to learning defines the ease of our lives. And that our capacity for giving and receiving love defines the depth of our lives. She delights in assisting couples and individuals in creating greater ease and more love in their lives and relationships. She lives, laughs and loves with her husband, Steve, in Madison, WI and can be reached at heartspace@charter.net.

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