Posts Tagged ‘Balance’

16 – The House on the Rock

The Soul’s relation to the mind and the self. Nuclear pollution and radiation poisoning our food. What’s safe to eat and what’s not. What’s safer and more dangerous. Man knocking nature out of balance.

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220 – Carousel

There’s a reason life can make us so dizzy we don’t know if we’re coming or going. There are ways to help remedy that and gain some balance in the merry-go-round of life.

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123 – Balancing Act

Sometimes we have to reach the end of our rope before we learn that life is a balancing act for those who wish to develop. Balancing our centers can be tough act to follow.

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067 – What’s What

The parable of the Horse, Carriage and Driver and how to apply it to your life.

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037 – Results

One of the problems we have in this Work is getting discouraged because the road is so long. What can we do to balance this?

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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.