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Fourth Way Practices: Self-Observation
The Work progresses in this way: we learn to divide our attention, we begin to practice self-observation, only to discover immediately that we have no power over our mechanicalness.
Entering the Work
Before you begin practicing the psychological Work of the Fourth Way, you must first have a strong desire to change the kind of human being you are;