That’s the battle we all face in one way or another: pleasing ourselves (the individual) while also trying to please others (society, the collective)…
How am I supposed to weigh myself equally against the many? How do I weigh myself against another individual?
What stupidity and hubris and ego cost us the decades humanity has spent in pursuit of happiness whilst we still can’t agree on what happiness entails?
The dual nature of the human mind isn’t between the left or right halves, and neither is it between the reptilian and the modern sections.
The dual nature of the human mind is where we’re forced to choose us now or gamble on our future potential.