… Eventually, I became so overwhelmed with all the stuff I was feeling and rather than taking responsibility for whatever showed up in the course of my training and dealing with it, I blamed and bad-mouthed my teacher, "It's your fault I'm feeling all this!" and in August 2000, I QUIT! (How crazy is this, huh?)
Zhan Zhuang Training Journal | Internal Gong Fu =>
Not crazy at all. In fact, I've quit during my training multiple times and it's usually when I hit a plateau or hit a cross road where a decision must be made. I believe if we have never encountered the dark night of the soul, then we really haven't walked long enough on the path.