ON BEING COLUMN – The Kindness Rebellion

The Kindness Rebellion

Weekly Column By Sharon Salzberg for On Being Blog
Published July 11th, 2016

I am challenged every day to learn and re-learn the practice of resisting my conditioning — the voice that tells me to judge myself when I realize I sent an email with a typo in it; the part of me that becomes immediately agitated when in line at the airport; the impulse that tells me I should try to fix my friend’s feelings of sadness, rather than simply trying to be a good listener.

Sharon Salzberg

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