Posts Tagged ‘Meditation’

Metta Meditation

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269 – Being Meditative

How can one meditate and not change their thoughts and attitudes about themselves, life and others?

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165 – Panic

Fear can grip us nearly any time. Someone has observed, “It seems there are certain times of the day I’m more susceptible to fear.” What’s the about?

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153 – Attention

Most folks imagine they concentrate well until they try to meditate. Why can’t I keep my attention on something for more than a few seconds? What’s behind that?

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074 – Working

This is a lot of effort. Why should I work? And, how the Fourth Way and Vipassana meditation may work together.

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050 – Meditation

How will I know when I’m finished with my meditation time?

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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.