Passion vs. Addiction

Posted by on Oct 28, 2012 in Addiction | 0 comments

The difference between passion and addiction is that between a divine spark and flame that incinerates. The sacred fire through which Moshe (Moses) experienced the presence of God on Mount Horeb did not annihilate the bush from which it arose: Passion is divine fire: it enlivens and makes holy; it gives light and yields inspiration. Passion is generous because it’s not ego-driven; addiction is self-centered Passion gives and enriches; addiction is a thief. Passion is a source of truth and enlightenment; addictive behaviors lead you into darkness. You are more alive when you are passionate,...

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