98 - 100 Questions - Teal Swan Jump to content

Let The Universe Choose Your Question CLICK HERE TO REFRESH

Ask Yourself...

#98

What risk am I taking and what risk am I not taking right now and why? 

(Answer In The Comments Below )
From "100 Of The Most Powerful Questions You Can Ask Yourself"

Nothing has the power to completely alter perspective and therefore your thoughts and actions and life quite like a question. Inquiry leads to understanding. The quality of the answers we arrive at, correspond directly to the quality of question we ask. The better the question, the better the answer. One of the most important things to realize about a question is that a person learns far, far more from the process and work involved in answering a question than from the answer itself. This is why spiritual teachers throughout history (including myself) have tended to pose so many questions to their students rather than to simply offer a direct answer. For this reason, I have selected a collection of 100 of the most powerful questions that you can ask yourself.

Make sure to take time to carefully consider each question that is posed in order to meaningfully answer them. And don’t forget to come back to these questions again and again throughout your life, especially whenever you are feeling stuck, because the answers will most likely change over the course of your life and also cause you to change your course in life.

- Teal Swan


User Feedback

Recommended Comments

I am taking risks by sharing honestly how I feel in AA meetings in order to attract like minded people or let them find me.

 

The risk I am not taking is swearing off my ex forever blocking him and making a definitive decision to cut him off.  I am not doing this because I never felt such energetic sensations about someone I’ve dated, I feel compatible in the energetic world, it’s just his physical self doesn’t want growth but his non physical self does.  I also am not cutting him off because he ghosted me and I want him to come back to me first.  I always want to leave a relationship with the power. It hurts to know someone else is controlling whether we speak or not.  Then again, I really do feel a strong non physical pull towards him and it is very confusing because it isn’t an anxious inhale, non physically he feels like a contented exhale that feels safe.  Physically it feels like an anxious inhale.  But I guess I could still be lying to myself and it’s hard to know what’s true regarding this person I still want very badly. 

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

i'm taking the risk of loving myself no matter what my circumstances are. yes, it is a risk to me. it's scary and it could create conflict with the people that benefit from me hating myself. but i want to take this risk, because now i have a person i really love, and his positive influence on my life is enough to make me love myself. 

i'm not taking the risk of fully following my passions. i'm tip toeing around them, without fully committing to them. i first want to be stable in raising my vibration.

Edited by daniela.maghini
Link to comment
Share on other sites

A risk that I'm taking right now is living in a new city with no friends other than my girlfriend.

 

A risk I am not taking is genuinely opening up the door for intimacy and compassion and kindness within my relationship. I'm closing off because it feels more safe to do so. I have emeshment issues and it kills me that I can't casually do things like going to the grocery store with her without feeling strangled.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I want to take the risk of losing the connection from my mother's side of the family, and feeling shame and guilt for cutting them out of my life, because I really need to remove toxiticity from my life and figure out my shit. My partner is heavily impacted by my suffering and it's unfair, I expect him to be unconditional present with my pain. I will book a vipassana-retreat.

I am sooo anxious and torn still about cutting my family off, since I really don't want to lose my nephew (he's 11)😭😭 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I am risking a potentially fulfilling life for keeping what is and avoiding loss or change because I have never been supported with who I am and that made me believe if nobody's going to be with me whatever I do then there's no point of doing anything.

I am not risking a potential loss or change for a life lived as life is because I am on a fence on everything. I am terrified with commitment. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites



Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Add a comment...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×

Where can we send you your 5 free guided meditations?

Join Our Newsletter And Get Teal's 5 FREE Guided Meditations as a welcome gift!
Your privacy is our top priority, we promise to keep your email safe! For more information, please see our Privacy Policy
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.