Posts Tagged ‘false personality’

251 – Being Absorbed

We’ve been absorbed without ever knowing it. We must extricate ourselves through awareness of our situation. Not so easy to see. Don’t lose heart, we have help in the form of Higher Influences.

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251 – Cover Story

A cover story isn’t just something that sells magazines. It’s something we need to decode to find the real story. We’ve all got a cover story that’s keeping something we need to see covered.

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245 – Center Mass

There is a line of least resistance that we follow. It’s necessary, but it’s also necessary to leave it at some point, if we wish to develop further and in a different direction.

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240 – Being Guilty

There’s little we won’t do again after we’ve paid with some token feelings of guilt. Let’s have a fresh look at guilt and some of the supporting characters.

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238 – Being Negative

On how to know when one is being negative. We love our negative emotions so much it’s difficult for us to accept them for what they are, false, corrosive, damaging and violent.ourselves.

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237 – Quality

How is it I feel I’m working less but getting better, though I seem to have fewer results?

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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.