In my view the best explanations that I can give of happiness, love or wisdom are explanations based on my own life experiences. I also think that others may have quite different explanations than mine based on their life experiences and these personal explanations may be quite different from any textbook definition of these terms.
So generally I seek to improve my explanations and understandings of my own life experiences. However although I wish to improve the exact adjustments that I need to make do not become clear to me until I obtain further information and experiences and am then able to compare these with my original views. I therefore find that setting rigid definitions about what I want to achieve can indeed limit my ability to change and grow.
I seek out other worldviews through dialogue and other forms of investigation. I pay particular attention to indigenous African cultural views and experiences that do not get much attention by the general media and education system because I believe that these cultural views may contain lots of information that is presently hidden from me.
I would like to get other views please.
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