Watch the video! "Drop It" by Blake Brandes (Motivational Blog Rap #3)
Spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle explains how we teach a child (let’s say a girl, for pronoun simplification) that the words “I,” “my,” and “mine” mean that something “belongs” to her. But more than being possessive, these concepts cause the child to identify objects with herself. When the child loses “her toy,” she perceives that she is losing a piece of herself.