Posts Tagged ‘Parable of Sower’

47 – The New Man


The key to understanding parables is the parable of the sower. If we don’t understand this one we won’t understand the language of parables and their hidden meaning will be lost to us.

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41 – The New Man



More on faith as related in the parable of the sower. The idea is introduced that faith is a bridge that enables us to reach a higher level of ourselves. The catch? There’s a cost. It’s dear.

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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.