” Conversation between two friends about freedom “
Depending on how you define it I think is available everywhere.
Nina Simone described freedom as “no fear”. To me that is the best description I’ve heard yet.
No fear, fear of the people in our schools in our job, in our home or in our society.
To be fearless of ifs or buts, to not judge yourself on a criteria others have set of you.
To make a criteria against yourself to have no fear of the future to have no fear that you are everything you need to be at moment of time.
I guess slaves can have freedom of the mind under the same principle of no fear,of the oppressor or of the work load.To make a criteria against yourself to have no fear of the future to have no fear that you are… Click To Tweet
There is no such thing as freedom. We are not free, we are slaves. Mere mini-representations of our parents, school and friends. We lack individuality.
We mirror what is shown to us. We do so to avoid facing reality. To avoid being different. We build a world around us that is lacking in authenticity and real love.
Hence, making it harder to truly love ourselves. To further satisfy this need to fit in, we hide our feelings. We hide in our own little corner just hoping that one day everything will get better.
But there is nothing harder than battling your own demons alone. And before you know it, you find yourself in ruins.But there is nothing harder than battling your own demons alone. And before you know it, you… Click To Tweet
By Habiba Orsud and Noma.