Posts Tagged ‘Esoteric Ideas’

177 – Connection

Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink. What keeps us from connecting with these ideas and the influences they may conduct?

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176 – Ghosts

This Work, the work of esotericism, the work of transformation into a different, higher order of being is not for ghosts. Are you a ghost? Most ghosts don’t know they’re dead.

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166 – Art

Some of these ideas are easier for us to take in and digest than others. Why is that?

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151 – Perception

Our perception is always askew until we learn to see it can be more or less accurate based on our understanding. It’s a good idea not to put too much trust in it until we can generate a better understanding of how it operates.

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105 – Memory Lane

The way we perceive time is memory based. We need to see in a new way.

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096 – Trains

It might not be a bad idea to miss the train sometimes. We don’t have to ride every train that comes into the station.

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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.