Lose Yourself

“Authentic human interactions become impossible when you lose yourself in a role.”  ~Eckhart Tolle

And that reminded me of this:

Maude [to a motorcycle officer]:  “Oh, don’t get officious. You’re not yourself when you’re officious– that is the curse of a government job.”  from the movie Harold and Maude  


  1. markonit

    …I think that this is true of cowards and small, weak people for whom identity is everything to them even if they have no substance of themselves…


  2. Love the Maude one! true! so true1


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