Accepting responsibility

An aspect of personhood that lies within our responsibilities and boundaries is our behavior, or the way we act or conduct ourselves. If we disown our responsibility for our behavior, we are out of control or powerless. We cannot go where we want to in life if we do not own both what we do and what we don’t do.

People out of touch with this truth feel powerless because they have no faith in the basic law of cause and effect. It is the basis for our security, for it gives us control of ourselves and our life. Irresponsible people hate this law, and suffer greatly. Responsible people thrive on it. Read more