― "Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain." ∙ Joseph Campbell ∙ Most problems in the world come from one source: self-abandonment. Most can be solved by one choice: learning to love yourself and share your love with others. ~ Margaret Paul ∙ I read a blog last night where she wrote about how she had a fear of abandonment. Her father passed away suddenly when she was 5 years old and how she was worried that her mom would leave her suddenly [...].