What is the Equation of Sanity Natitingou Benin West Africa Sunday, September 24, 2006
I think I have a proper balance, a perspective of right and wrong, a feeling of yes versus no, I know when I am too far over the edge and I also know when I am too far away from the edge. There is an equation, of needs; it is not as simple as saying Maslows Hierarchy of needs or motivations. There is also a constant interplay, each person although unique controls the amounts or values of X, and the amount of X is controlled by the person. They will deny any control, however a truly functional human, knows they are responsible for all their actions, even the ones they wish to claim or deny. The balance is in many ways under the control of the subject.
I see many persons seeking something when they are out here in the field of travel.
1. Intimate moments with anyone. 2. Love 3. Food 4. Avoidance 5. Illusions or the desire to deny. 6. Home 7. Routine 8. A plan 9. Reason of justification of why. 10. Spirituality