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Cultural Quote #166: Treat The Cause, Not Just The Symptom..

When we treat the symptom and not its cause, we delay its inevitable return. For example, if I have a lust issue rooted in emotional trauma and a disloyal heart, abstaining from lust in the short term will not solve my problem. Make no mistake, it is important to immediately put an end to a toxic habit as a prequisite for healing and growth. However, unless I address my problem emotions and deeper heart issues, I will never experience long-term success. At best, I will only replace one toxic habit with another.

Walk In Integrity

An intellectually curious millennial passionate about seeing people make healthy, informed choices about the moral direction of their lives. When I’m not reading or writing, I enjoy hiking, web-making, learning foreign languages, and watching live sports. Alumnus of Georgetown University (B.S.) and The Ohio State University (M.A.).

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