as long as we keep living an unexamined and unreflected life, our fate will be decided for us. we have no fate but that which we make.
inability to reflect related to ability to concentrate?
This is what they believe is right. That is why training yourself to question what you yourself believe is right, is necessary, for otherwise you would be trapped in a cycle of abuse. Sadly for some this will never happen and they will continue to abuse others.
some books draw upon and reflect the power of those who read them, growing as the reader grows and so often when we re–read them there will be something new there because we have grown ourselves