Archive for June, 2008

106 – Familiarity

We need to become familiar with both of us.

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106 – Shift

Up, down, higher, lower. These are words we use when no words will do.

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105 – Memory Lane

The way we perceive time is memory based. We need to see in a new way.

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105 – Fifth Way

You’ve got to know when to let go to be good at archery or internal development.

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104 – Eternity Now

The now is here but that doesn’t mean that when we’re here we’re now.

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104 – Time

Tick-tock, tick-tock. Oops, two years of weekly podcasts.

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About Esoteric Talks

"No good deed goes unpunished."

The person most frequently credited as the originator of the phrase is playwright Clare Boothe Luce. Also credited have been playwright Noel Coward, writer Oscar Wilde, journalist Walter Winchell and the late Washington Post writer Bill Gold. The original idea is probably an ancient proverb.

Appearing cynical on the surface, a closer examination of human nature reveals the False Personality to be incredibly vengeful and petty due to its hubris.

Plato has Socrates say, "An unexamined life is not worth living." The reason no good deed goes unpunished is because most people are living lives not worth living. If you feel a sting that probably means you.