The act of surviving often includes what is known as ‘knee-jerk responses’. These were once meant to give humanity the ability to flee in safety or stand up to address in fight. These are an integral part of the human condition and yet we have evolved beyond those basic instincts. Our development includes the bond of common sense, intertwined in independent thinking. This is the method that is needed to examine the directions of life.

There can be positive, but it requires that we move with understanding of how everything works in conjunction with ourselves and nature

Promises are Fleeting

Part of the examination process often moves us into the position of finding someone who gives promises of hope. This action can lead us down a primrose path, encouraging that we travel with blinders on. There can be positive, but it requires that we move with understanding of how everything works in conjunction with ourselves and nature. Promises made of total alteration will not be addressed as we think.

Change Comes Slowly

It is part of our being to adapt and adopt to change in a slow and methodical manner. Common sense dictates to see how cultures have adjusted as the initial lessons are not always correct. Using common sense in the analysis and then taking actions that move one step at a time allows us to examine and see what may have been hidden and make adjustments to the forward movement.