Comfortable

Definitions: (1) feeling pleasurable satisfaction; (2) at ease in ones own body or mind; content

Synonyms: agreeable, consoled, convenient, cozy, pleasant, snug

Consequential Quality: creative

Too Far: sluggish, smug

Quote: A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown. — Denis E. Waitley (1933-) American Motivational Speaker

Comment: There is good reason to avoid agony but be very cautious that the the cure (addictive drugs &/or alcohol) do not dull your sense of control.