Archive for May, 2008

102 – Essence-Being

The difference between Essence and Being can help you navigate your internal world more easily.

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102 – Bigger

What is the something bigger that I need to have?

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101 – Obedience

There’s a difference between blind obedience and obedience that comes as a result of understanding.

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101 – Choice

If we become more conscious do we have the choice to react differently?

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100 – Socks

It’s about those socks you’re wearing.

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100 – Fear

Be it death, the hereafter, growing old, falling down or being poor the problem is the same. Fear.

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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.