Why We Judge Others


“If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher.” – Pema Chodron

UntitledWe’ve all done this. That moment where you look at another person and all you can see is everything that’s wrong with them. Your mind starts to catalog every flaw.

Is she really wearing that?

She never does anything right. I can’t believe she ever got this job, she’s completely under-qualified!

She doesn’t care about anyone but herself. She’s rude and selfish.

She only talks to me when she wants something, and never does anything for anyone else, without expecting something in return. Can’t stand having people like her around!

Where does this chatter come from? How often have you thought these kinds of thoughts – perhaps even said them out loud to another person – and felt awful about it afterwards?

It’s important to know that this kind of mental…

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Author: Cianaodh Óg

Cianaodh (Pronounced Key-Ah-Knee) is Old Irish and means Ancient Fire. Óg is also Old Irish and it means Young which is my surname in modern English. My given or legal name is James "Troy" Young but my chosen, magickal name is Cianaodh Óg and most people who know me outside of my spiritual family know me by my middle name, Troy. I am the High Priest of Tribe Of the Standing Stones in Arlington, Texas - Spirit Of the Sycamore Tradition and variety blogger as well as Chief High Mucky Muck at Alliance of Polyspiritual Eclectics.

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