Posts Tagged ‘Materialism’

11 – Living Time

You might think after all Dr. Nicoll has had to say about materialism there wouldn’t be much left unsaid. Not so. He continues to elucidate the trap in which we will find ourselves if we continue to work at it.

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10 – Living Time

Dr. Nicoll continues to hammer at our materialism in an attempt to break up some or our sense based notions that block our path to inner evolution. If we can crack the granite like blocks some light could enter our inner darkness and begin the process of setting us free.

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09 – Living Time

Dr. Nicoll digs deeper into our ingrained materialism and shows how it limits our development as long as we cling to it unaware.

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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.