Posts Tagged ‘Mechanical Effort’

242 – Being Mechanical

It’s often quite easy to see when others are being mechanical. When we’re being mechanical we often think we’re working. Mechanical effort doesn’t lead to an increase in consciousness.

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191 – Fruits

If I’m not working for results how will I know if I’m really working or if it’s all imagination?

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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.