Posts Tagged ‘Self-Knowledge’

258 Cyclops

Nearly everyone observes themselves. Why isn’t everyone developing? The misunderstanding surrounding proper Self-Observation, as taught by esoteric schools is huge. It takes years to hone the skill through proper practice.

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229 – Suit Yourself

We’re keen to suit ourselves but the Work has another idea about how we may suit ourselves to work in life. What we’ve acquired in life will need to be removed if we wish to develop beyond the animal part of ourselves.

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220 – Carousel

There’s a reason life can make us so dizzy we don’t know if we’re coming or going. There are ways to help remedy that and gain some balance in the merry-go-round of life.

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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.