Posts Tagged ‘real world’

145 – Supplanter

We must learn to stand between two worlds until we learn which is real. Then we must work to make the one in which we think we live passive so the real one can become active.

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113 – Another World

We get so wrapped up in this world it takes something from outside it to remind us there is another world. Our inner world is decidedly more real than the world the five senses bring to us. Learning how to live in the other world is vitally important to those who wish to develop.

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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.