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Tolstoy

“I know that most men, including those at ease with problems of the greatest complexity, can seldom accept even the simplest and most obvious truth if it be such as would oblige them to admit the falsity of conclusions which they delighted in explaining to colleagues, which they have proudly [...]

Training The Mind

Your mind is the greatest script writer that ever lived. It makes up all kinds of incredible stories, dramas and disasters, things that never happened and probably never will. Mark Twain’s famous quote says it best; “I’ve had thousands of problems in my life, most of which never actually happened.” [...]

Tweaks To Your Morning Routine

Dr. Travis Bradberry  Aug 16, 2015 These Tweaks To Your Morning Routine Will Make Your Entire Day More Productive I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self control. Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published findings from their exploration of 83 separate [...]

Theater Of Fantasist

Until we awaken to our true nature and our true self, much of how we interface with reality and the world is an unconscious fantasy projected from within, a survival strategy orchestrated by a fractured psyche. There is an extreme of this projection, a compensatory personality type; the “fantasist.” Hollywood; [...]

The Truth Is Beyond Desire

When the mind's activity is stilled, not obsessing on what object or experience is needed to find happiness, you are at peace. We were born free and happy, the experience of which requires no practice. The neurotic trappings of suffering require ongoing practice. The paradox is, that you can only [...]

The Substance Of Wealth

The spiritual substance from which comes all visible wealth is never depleted. It is with you all the time and responds to your faith in it and your requests. It is unaffected by our idle talk of hard times, though we are affected because our thoughts and words govern our [...]

The Story Is Not The Enemy

The story, your personal myths are an ally. It is a signal to look deeper. As human beings we love stories. We communicate with stories. We pass on our teachings with stories. Stories are deeply valuable to us. However, until we are willing to disengage from our stories, and simply [...]

The Myth Of Competition

The hype of the media and the church of commercialism of our popular culture is spinning a massive myth that says you are not okay the way you came into this world! The lie of this myth greases the wheels of the advertising machinery. Products are shrouded in an invisible [...]

The Pain of Self-Betrayal

If you are willing to face the shame and embarrassment, the pain of your own self-betrayal, that pain is a divine fire that burns away all illusions and reveals the power of your own choice to suffer. All desire leads away from the truth of who you are and to [...]

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