Posts Tagged ‘Inner Taste’

252 – Confession

The very word conjures shame, guilt and contraction. Let’s have a look at the inside of confession. It may really be good for the soul.

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241 – Ways and Means

Self-Awareness, Self-Remembering, Self-Observation. Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh my! These three esoteric ideas are the foundation of practical work on ourselves.

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231 – Watching

It’s so easy to observe myself and see how I am but I don’t change. What’s wrong?

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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.