Do we abide better when we learn to let go of material possessions? What if The Dude had just let go of his rug? Something to think about.
After witnessing the “violent rage” shown by babies whenever deprived of an item they considered their own, Jean Piaget – a founding father of child psychology – observed something profound about human nature: Our sense of ownership emerges incredibly early. But why do we become so attached to things? Christian Jarrett details the psychology of ownership.Source: Why are we so attached to our things? – Christian Jarrett | TED-Ed