To start with, what is a compartment?
|Introvert Or Extrovert|
He had to take a decision on the plan to be chosen to kill Osama. He slept over the options for a night and gave his decision the next morning.
|Barack Obama Compartmentalization|
Let's consider about something more personal.
Did someone give you a feedback that your behavior is quite childish, or immature? And did someone else tell you that you exhibit qualities making you look more mature than your age?
And did some one tell you that you were selfish, while someone else praised you for being so selfless?
|Selfish Or Selfless|
As a child, you might have heard about the story of Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde. The book discussed about a concept of split personality through the eyes of a man who showcased two distinct personalities. This was an extreme case of compartmentalization of life.
|Dr Jekyl Mr Hyde Split Personality|
And you will also have certain spheres of your life about which you are happy. While in other facets, you are not that happy, or even sad. All of this has to living our lives in compartments.
There will be several such instances where we live our life in compartments. In a few cases, it is quite evident and we notice it easily. In other cases, it is not so evident and just escapes our eye.
I personally think that there is nothing wrong in living our lives in compartments. Yet, we should be aware of such things - our inner self. And should let one compartment help the other.
P.S. This topic has been buzzing in my mind for the last six months. Thankfully, I was able to put those randoms thoughts into a cohesive post today.