Posts Tagged ‘waking sleep’

259 – Zombies

Living amongst the living dead is one thing. Not being one of them is an entirely different matter. It’s a good idea to remember they bite and we too are easily infected with the virus of negative emotions.

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159 – Frogs

What do frogs have to do with working or not working?

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058 – Your Ghost

Like a ghost who doesn’t know he’s died we walk through life unaware of our condition.
Learn how to see your ghost.

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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.