Posts Tagged ‘metanoia’

232 – Suggestibility Zone

The hypnotism of life affects us because we live in the suggestibility zone. When we don’t think for ourselves, something we rarely do, life events will think for us and operate us from the outside.

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129 – Illogical Thinking

To the logical thinking of the world the thinking of Greater Mind is illogical. This is why esoteric teachings instruct us to practice metanoia. Unless we change our thoughts we’ll continue to think illogically and produce the same sad results in our lives.

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086 – The Hammer

Sometimes it takes a hammer to crack the hard shell of attitudes that have grown up around us.

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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.