Milton R. Cudney, Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors, Life Giving Enterprises, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1975.


The point is not to cry over spilled milk. The point is to try and drive home to each of us the deep consequences in missed living that results when people continue to respond to life with defeating behavior patterns.

Half of the story about prices has to do with the negative results within the person using the behaviors. The other half has to do with the prices paid by people and systems beyond the person himself. Let us begin looking at this with a diagram: [right]

To interfere with the creative functioning of any system interferes in some way with each larger system beyond the smaller unit itself.