As a result, this faulty thinking will pervade all of your inner dialogue and strongly affect all of your decision making, not necessarily positively.As a demonstration of negative consequences, let’s say you find yourself in a lukewarm relationship with someone you don’t truly love just as you are approaching 30 and your gut instincts start telling you something is wrong.
then logic comes in and says would you rather be single and lonely? then, you say screw it, I’m not getting any younger, I’m gonna marry this person.
Nearly 15,000 people were conned out of more than 0 million in 2016, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
And those figures underestimate the severity of the problem because it is believed only 15% of fraud victims report the crimes.
Conscious thought, for our purposes, applies to the stream of dialogue that occurs in our heads.
There are some areas where conscious thought is absolutely productive and essential for us to achieve or overcome a problem- for example, making a logical deduction, creating and testing a scientific hypothesis or explaining something rational to another person.
“While sweetheart scammers definitely operate all year long, they are particularly noticeable at a time when everyone wants to celebrate romance.