Posts Tagged ‘Balancing’

266 – Balancing Act

If you’re going to make the necessary effort to develop all you are meant to be you’ll be doing a balancing act.

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062 – Emotional Mastery

Emotions sap an incredible amount of energy. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to conserve some of that energy and be free from certain unwanted emotions?

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030 – Union of Opposites 2

To find balance is to find a place between the opposite poles of our current personality.

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023 – Thinking or Hopping?

Learning how to think in a new, balanced way can turn the events of life into stepping stones rather than stumbling blocks. It won’t just happen though.

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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.