Posts Tagged ‘Identity’

190 – Self-Esteem

Should we be building self-esteem for ourselves? What about our children? How does this Work relate to raising children?

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160 – Being Real

To be real we must first know what’s real. What we know isn’t real. The problem is we can’t find what’s real on our own. We need help but self-love won’t let us accept it.

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097 – Dynamic Duo

We’ve got a couple of masks that we wear to hide our true identity.

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090 – Identity Theft

Identity theft is most damaging when we don’t know our identity has been stolen. Awareness mitigates the damage. Get some.

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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.