Posts Tagged ‘Ray of Creation’

294 – iBody

Part of being the way we are is taking the most incredible things for granted. At birth we receive a great gift. One we rarely appreciate for what it is, but this is just the beginning of our journey towards what is possible for us.

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256 – The G Word

With man’s overall failure to properly understand and apply the esoteric ideas embedded in religion another system is introduced to mankind in an attempt to convey new meaning.

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243 – Being Crystalized

There’s a reason the Work seems so hard sometimes. It’s not the Work, it’s that with which the Work has to work. Our resistance is nearly as great as our internal darkness.

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212 – What Matters

How much does what we do down here in life matter in the big scheme of things? The answer could be a little more disconcerting than we like.

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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.