I found an excellent essay on "Hacking Yourself" online today.
You don't exist.
You just think you do.
We're nothing but the stories we tell ourselves. We know in our hearts what kind of people we are, what we're capable of, because we've told ourselves what kind of people we are. You're a carefully-rehearsed list of weaknesses and strengths you've told yourself you have.
Read the rest at http://www.bloodletters.com/hackyourself.shtml.
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