Life is filled with ‘things’, both material and otherwise. There are relationships and feelings. There is the summer heat on your face, and the hunger for food, success, and recognition that drives you to eat, to work, to play and to rest. Then there are those ideas in your head.
Every moment you are bombarded with ‘things’ – you see them, hear them, feel them, or think about them. But in the midst of them all, do you know who you are, apart from them all?
Step back for a moment and look. If you are not these things, then what are you?