Posts Tagged ‘internal considering’

227 – Feeling Bad

Two questions that were closely related are answered here. Internal Considering and Identification with the False Personality are sure ways to get into bad states.

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225 – Hidden

In our current condition we believe that darkness hides. It’s why we think we can get away without paying, why we think cause and effect is for someone else and why we repeat stupid mistakes again and again.

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216 – Forgiveness

Another round of forgiveness anyone? It’s on the house. Since it’s on the house why not go ahead and give it away as fast as you are able?

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207 – Head Banger

Why I’m such a jerk.

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192 – Best Foot

Putting our best foot forward isn’t about getting others to agree with our pictures of ourselves. Nor is it about pretending to be something we’re not.

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181 – Considering

Every time I try to externally consider I find myself getting negative with the person. What’s up with that?

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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.