If you break, lose, or have stolen a prized possession, do you feel scared, uneasy, or an empty feeling in the pit of your stomach?

Do you find yourself collecting things with a lot of sentimental value?

Do you have trouble throwing things out, or giving them away?

If you feel significant physical pain, or pleasure, do you lose the ability to think rationally?

If there is a promise of physical pain or pleasure, can that promise induce you to do things you wouldn't do otherwise?

Do you find yourself anticipating your next form of entertainment to the point of being distracted from what is happening right now?

Do you worry about the future, and whether or not something you want to do will turn out the way you want it to?

An example is overpacking for a trip away from home, because of the endless possibilities you imagine and have to plan for.

Will you do anything for your friends and family, even if it might be detrimental to yourself or others?

Do you find it hard to say no to people?

Have you ever teased or excluded someone that your peer group didn't like, even if you thought they were ok?

Do you have a tight group of people you're comfortable with, and find yourself avoiding the company of people you find strange?

Do you find yourself living in the future, pondering how great things will be one day?

Do you sometimes skip events, or travel with friends because you want to save the expense for the future, even if you do have the money now?

Do you have troubles sharing your ideas, property, or time without knowing that you will get something back from the sharing? i.e. Are you scared that people will steal your ideas and get wealthy without you?

Do you have the fear of missing out (FOMO)?

Do you notice yourself having jealous thoughts?

Sense of Self Quiz
Material Form

Sensation / Feeling


Mental Formations