I liked this.
The ability to deal constructively with reality.
The capacity to adapt to change.
A relative freedom from symptoms that a produced by tension and anxieties.
The capacity to find more satisfaction in giving than receiving.
The capacity to relate to other people in a consistent manner with mutual satisfaction and helpfulness.
The capacity to sublimate, to direct one’s instinctive hostile energy into creative and constructive outlets.
The capacity to love.
~ William C. Menniger, MD
Yes, this makes a lot of sense. I wish I was better at some of them…
“The capacity to sublimate, to direct one’s instinctive hostile energy into creative and constructive outlets.”
We call it blogging.
hmmm…well, I have all this, but it’s constantly doing battle with the "tape" I grew up with…
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