Posts Tagged ‘Relationships’

27 – Ocean of Love

The poem continues with Kabir rebuking and restoring Dharam Das for his lack of faith in the Word. Dharam Das is still worried about his son, Narayan, who has rejected the path of liberation. Dharam Das and his son both represent the two main aspects of our configuration.

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273 – Entanglement

There’s a dragnet in which all are caught, great and small, good and bad alike. The more entangled we become in this sticky net the less freedom we have to develop into all we were meant to be. Esoteric teachings provide us with tools to liberate ourselves from what we can and use that with which we must struggle.

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255 Balloon Men

How real are we? Not very. Why is that and what might we do about it? Let’s hear what esoteric teaching has to say about it. Brace yourself, you may not like it.

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251 – Cover Story

A cover story isn’t just something that sells magazines. It’s something we need to decode to find the real story. We’ve all got a cover story that’s keeping something we need to see covered.

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222 – Work Relationships

How can a couple work together in the Work without making each other negative and insane?

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160 – Bugs

First it was frogs and now it’s bugs! What’s the matter with this guy anyway?

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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.