Not All May Enter My Mind

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“The energy of the mind is the essence of self” ~ Aristotle

I would like to shift what I’ve been thinking about. If my mind is spinning in the dramas of others, what is the essence of my self? If my mind is looping in fruitless political drama, what is the essence of my self? If my mind is creating things that haven’t happened yet and creating fear, anger, and righteousness, what is the essence of my self?