Archive for the ‘Lite Podcasts’ Category

066 – Questions

How come the people in our group have so few questions?

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065 – Changing

It seems what the Work means when it says change is different from what we may mean in ordinary life. What’s the difference?

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064 – Oh Father

A listener’s question about how to deal with his father under difficult circumstances is addressed.

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063 – Guideposts

If we’re so inclined to deceive ourselves how can we ever know if we’re on the right path?

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062 – Following

If we work with the Intellectual Center properly will the Emotional Center come along later?

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061 – Falling Impressions

Sometimes it’s hard to catch where impressions are falling. What to do?

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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 are spending more time and energy examining the lives of others than you are examining your own.