Posts Tagged ‘inner development’

07 – Living Time

We look at how we take our consciousness for granted as we take the way we see the world for granted. This prevents us from realizing inner growth and development.

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24 – The Mark

The story of Nicodemus and what it means for those who wish to apply the esoteric meaning to their own lives. Inner development isn’t easy, but it’s impossible for those who cannot, will not, open their consciousness to new meaning.

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278 – Mechanicalness

According to esoteric teachings there is no difference between the mechancially good man and the mechanically bad man. The mechanically good man will have a more difficult path to development.

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166 – New Senses

We know the five outer senses but we remain unaware of all the inner senses that we may develop if we are willing to make the effort. We’ll need to know where to look and how to work to develop these internal senses.

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118 – Magnetic Center

Magnetic Center, just like all the other centers is an arbitary intellectual concept. Getting the Work out of our heads and into our Being is simple. Unfortunately simple doesn’t translate into easy. It takes desire and work to put legs under our wish to develop.

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115 – Cartouche

A cartouche is hard to read without a Rosetta stone. You can get off the hamster wheel and get some real movement in your life with the right tools. Learning to use those tools and then using them is the difference between theory and practice.

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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.