Posts Tagged ‘internal development’

283 – Being Stuck

Getting stuck on the hamster wheel of life gets easier every day. Getting stuck in the past will ensure you’ll have plenty of company. It won’t, however, establish you on a path that will lead to your transformation.

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233 – Spotlighting

Unlike moonlighting, spotlighting can help us to see through the imaginary pictures we have of ourselves that block our path to development. It’s like moonlighting in that it takes more work.

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228 – Acidic

When it hurts it may not be the beaker but the contents thereof. What we contain internally is of much greater significance than the container we use to navigate the world of the senses. The Work gets inside us and can really cause some upset.

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214 – Sexxx

The third in the series on the Sex Center and how to manage having one. The subject everyone wants to talk about but no one wants to face esoterically.

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170 – Grand Theft

Ordinarily we don’t think of ourselves as thieves and liars but a little light reveals some unexpected things when we look inside ourselves. It’s not pleasant to see but if we wish to develop internally it can’t be avoided.

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168 – Impressed

What is the Work talking about when it says that impressions are food that we can’t live without for a moment? This Work isn’t about cheeseburgers and fries, but something of much more value in the long run.

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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.