Posts Tagged ‘Life’

118 – Residuals

What are we supposed to do with the residual negative feelings that we accumulate living life?

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098 – Attraction

If we attract our life how come it’s so unpredictable?

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073 – Life Support

For a number of years the Work is small and fragile within us. It must be nourished and protected. That’s your job.

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067 – What’s What

The parable of the Horse, Carriage and Driver and how to apply it to your life.

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065 – Changing

It seems what the Work means when it says change is different from what we may mean in ordinary life. What’s the difference?

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059 – Fatal Attraction

The idea that we attract the circumstances in our life is a difficult one to accept.
If we can see it we can change our fatal attraction.

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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.