Someone listened to me, talking about life events through the last decade. ‘It’s as if there are otherworldly influences, prompting you to do things’, she said.
One can spend too much time and energy, observing the actions of others. Having more money, time or energy than most, doesn’t make that much of a difference in the long run. We should all make the most of our attributes.
The same idea applies to conditioning and having ‘a piece of the mind’. Personal power comes from within.
It has been said that our egos are useful. This is probably true, when we can control their impulses.
Competition is good, when it helps to shape and enhance a culture.