Posts Tagged ‘Ideas’

05 – Living Time

To develop properly we must understand the two worlds in which we live and how they are related to one another. With this in mind we can make an aim that will help us to reach our ultimate goal more efficiently.

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ecently I’ve been reading, No Man Is an Island, by Thomas Merton. He was a Trappist Monk, so […]

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057 – Dangerous Ideas

The world has seen the effect of dangerous ideas.
Have we seen what makes ideas dangerous is where we mix them with ourselves inside?

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028 – Doing

What makes the application of these ideas so difficult?

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008 – Fallacy of Belief

Answering the question, What’s the difference between these ideas and other ideas I may have heard before?

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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.