Generally speaking (so take this with a grain of salt)
Ever realize that all the books, self help manuscripts, great books are not written by those who those who have broken the barrier and gone beyond the “other side”. Most books are usually written before moving on, before transcendence… Or even more often the case written by those trying to follow the path to that magical place… be it inner peace, transcendence, enlightenment. Written by people trying to follow another person’s truth of change.
So if you are ever puzzled by what you are reading in a great classic: here is a simple trick when feeling stuck… Realize you have to skip ahead a bit, learn to leap beyond. To go where there are no words and look at your own center to truly shift and change into your own truth for your own personal change that you are seeking.
Read the last page first and discover the real last page is not written in the book you are holding: the last page is you and in how you hold yourself.