Archive for the ‘Evening Talks’ Category

10 – Living Time

Dr. Nicoll continues to hammer at our materialism in an attempt to break up some or our sense based notions that block our path to inner evolution. If we can crack the granite like blocks some light could enter our inner darkness and begin the process of setting us free.

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09 – Living Time

Dr. Nicoll digs deeper into our ingrained materialism and shows how it limits our development as long as we cling to it unaware.

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08 – Living Time

The idea of consciousness as light is explored as not simply a matter of quantity but also of quality.

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07 – Living Time

We look at how we take our consciousness for granted as we take the way we see the world for granted. This prevents us from realizing inner growth and development.

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06 – Living Time

The best way to know what the outcome of what we’re doing will be is to understand why we’re doing it and follow it to its natural end. If naturalism is leading us true can be known by understanding upon what is rests.

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05 – Living Time

To develop properly we must understand the two worlds in which we live and how they are related to one another. With this in mind we can make an aim that will help us to reach our ultimate goal more efficiently.

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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.