Whenever you have an experience, a memory of it follows. The experience may have been a product of the activity of your intelligence, but the memory is passive. Think of a waterfall and a picture of the waterfall: the waterfall is dynamic; the photograph is passive.
The growth-directed individual lives with an active intelligence, but there is a tendency in us; after some positive experience, to dwell on the memory of it-passively coasting. The memory has a value when ...More →