The Balance Delusion

Erin E. Rhinehart
Balance can mean whatever the heck you want it to mean—and only you get to judge whether you have it or not.

Balance can mean whatever the heck you want it to mean—and only you get to judge whether you have it or not.

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Lady Justice is blindfolded for a reason. If Ms. Justice was forced to witness everything that she must balance, she would drop those scales and run. She is deluding herself. And really, to some degree, aren't we all wearing blindfolds? Isn't delusion necessary to find, and maintain, that elusive "balance" for which we all strive?

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