PREV Image Text When you take your own thoughts and emotions seriously, you disengage yourself from the rest of existence. NEXT Mental Health More Quotes Show All> October 26, 2014 When you take your own thoughts and emotions seriously, you disengage yourself from the rest of existence. July 2, 2019 The mind is there to perceive, not to cook up nonsense. It has to be like a mirror, showing you everything the way it is. June 3, 2015 You cannot suffer the past or future because they do not exist. What you are suffering is your memory and your imagination. April 10, 2014 No work is stressful. It is your inability to manage your body, mind and emotions that make it stressful. February 21, 2015 It's pathetic that is someone has a physical issue, there is compassion, but if someone has a mental issue, there is ridicule.