Access Point <Quote #3>
Access Point (3)
"Of all of man's addictions, denial is the most powerful."
- James K. McPartland
We are all subject to the stories we tell, and all day long we are in a conversation with ourselves.
Further, we tend to listen for - and look for - evidence that are stories are true. When our instinct speaks to us, we would do well to consider the alternatives available to us on most any given topic. Even when we want to tune out discomfort, a good question to ask ourselves is, "What else could this mean?"
Having a few options to think through, and talk through with trusted colleagues, may help us beat the denial addiction...