Cultural entanglement is like emotional entanglement;
Before you distance yourself from it, you cannot see how it affects you.
’Self-development’, ‘how-to’, ‘happiness 101’:
It is not enough to “change one’s attitude” within a stagnant environment, -
To really see change, one needs to understand that our environment shapes us, thus working to change one’s environment is the best - and maybe only way - to actually change (without it being a diet-fluke type thing that lasts for a little bit and then disappears back into old habits..😬).