What the ego is keeps you from loving your life and people. The ego is all that which keeps you unhappy, angered, frustrated, violent psychologically and emotionally. You must see this in you each moment.
You cannot be healed of your suffering, of your traumas, of your confusions, if the ego lies hidden and undiscovered in you. And many people, good people even, do not actually recognize when they are possessed by their own egos.
And it is why religions are pointless, because God is not found in scriptures or in any other book–ancient or not. God is your own decency, your own goodness, that vitality and inspiration in you to love and create; and this must be discovered only by you.
To discover all this goodness and strength born out of love in you, you must first recognize the obstacle you have, which is your own ego. We all have ego, but we all do not recognize it or acknowledge its existence in us. Get to know yourself each moment then.
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