Posts Tagged ‘development’

22 – Living Time

Dr. Nicoll brings the full force of ancient teachings to bear on our erroneous, limited conception of Time. The result is an exercise designed to blast the wrong concept to pieces so we can move into a higher state of awareness concerning the reality of Time outside the third dimension.

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33 – The Mark

The bread in the parable of the prodigal son and the Lord’s prayer is not literal bread. It has an esoteric meaning. If we wish to develop we must learn to nourish that which can develop.

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299 – Perfection

Perfection is such a frightening idea to the False Personality that we’ve had to change the definition of the word to get some peace so we can continue to sleep.

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06 – The New Man

In this section of Chapter 2, Dr. Nicoll introduces the idea that Jesus was not born perfect but rather had to develop spiritually. This development opens a path from the lower to the higher for any who wish to follow in such a development.

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14 – The House on the Rock

The relationship of the Mind, the Soul, the self and the many selves that the Soul creates to garner experience for the purpose of development. The idea is to realize and restore perfection.

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03 – The House on the Rock

Waiting and other obnoxious things we may be required to do to develop.

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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.