Alan Watts on the law of reversed effort

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“When you try to stay on the surface of the water, you sink; but when you try to sink, you float’ and that ‘insecurity is the result of trying to be secure.”

— Alan Watts on the ‘law of reversed effort', also known as the ‘backwards law' when doing what's right make things wrong (as featured in The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking)


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