Posts Tagged ‘Awake’

140 – Born Real

We’re born real and not so gradually we become something else. We can get back to our reality if we’re willing to work, but don’t expect life to help you escape its clutches.

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110 – Tripping

It’s not really that hard to realize we’re awake. The hard part is that we’re constantly being tripped up by something that keeps us out of the Now.

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051 – Law of Sleep

It’s so difficult to catch ourselves sleeping because we’re dreaming about how awake we are.
There’s a way out!

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020 – Awake

Just as there are different stages of sleep there are different degrees of being awake.

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"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.