The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Mental Laziness and Inertia

Sweet Mother, How can one get out of this mental laziness and inertia? By wanting to do so, with persistence and obstinacy. By doing every day […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Jealousy and Laziness – What’s the Solution?

Sweet Mother, How can one get rid of, or rather correct, jealousy and laziness? It is selfishness that makes one jealous; it is weakness that makes […]

Resistance in the parts of the being

Q: I was surprised to discover that one part of my being can remain in light and truth while another part remains in ignorance and falsehood. […]

Human nature- Slavery to Activity

Human nature is such that laziness has taken the place of aspiration — not for everyone, but anyway in quite a general way — and licence […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Justifying one’s weakness is laziness

We justify all our weaknesses? It is not a positive want of self-confidence; it is a lack of confidence in what the divine Grace can do for us. […]

What is passivity?

Passivity is not laziness. An active movement is one in which you throw your force out, that is, when something comes out from you—in a movement, a thought, a […]