Pages tagged with Wisdom

A challenge to give serious, intelligent thought to our limited time here on earth.
Bertrand Russell was a British philosopher who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1950. Roads To Freedom, Principia Mathematica, Marriage And Morals, The Conquest Of Happiness, etc, are a few of his famous writings. Here he distinguishes between and defines knowledge and wi...
Lust is the source of all evil and we must produce the big wisdom from love.
this is a compilation of some of my writings for i find it easier to write this way...but they all lead you to yourself...the Precious One...enjoy
We all have motivations for sharing our thoughts online. In this short essay I share my reasons for baring my soul and discussing my discoveries as I move through life as a spiritual sojourner.
This article reviews a remarkable little book. It tells us how to pray, and also what to pray. The author has created a certain way of praying. He calls this his "breath prayer." "We must have on our lips what is always in our heart," he tell us. Within the Christian tradition of...
The act of transmigration was an illuminating prospect for the planetary races of the HUman pioneers, our long-forgotten by many, parents, who first brought the diverse races from other planets to this earth on a project whose enormity equaled no other at the time nor since. – Uthra...
Whether you're happy or unhappy about something can sometimes depend solely on your perception of it. This is something I've known but forgotten again, until life recently reminded me of it.
There is a right way, and a wrong way to be in control of your life, and expecting everything to always go perfectly to plan is definitely a wrong way to take control of your life. Anyhow, some of the best victories are "come from behind" efforts that do not go to plan, but the defini...
It all could start with "Damn, I should have done that!" or it could end with, "I did it!" Life is like the fork in the road when it comes to opportunity, you only know what you should or should not have done after you did it. This is that story.
Almost everyone has a desire to be well ~ not just physically ~ but mentally and emotionally also. Many also want to be financially free to the extent possible. To accomplish this, one generally has to be willing to pay a high price in terms of time invested into getting the knowle...
Creation of an ideology of a person is the function of the person's intellect while his/her wisdom leads him/her toward successes at any cost and irrespective of the person's ideology. Therefore, as far as ideology is concerned, intellect and wisdom of most of the persons are at confl...
The books we read tend to influence us; whether positively or negatively, it is posterity's place to judge. I list here several books that have affected my world (not all of them, mind you) if you disagree with me, please remember; it is my own opinion. Enjoy
The snake symbol is apparently one of the most often occurring dream symbols. I had a dream recently which had some snakes within it. Snakes are associated with evil in the Christian religion. After-all, the original depiction of the devil was as the serpent in the Garden of Eden...
That the fastest animal in the jungle is a prey doesn't mean it can measure up with the predators. This was the case of the kangaroos that almost got annihilated from the jungle.
When we are from the creative process, part of the reality, how can we act against the whole? Our lives will be uplifted to another level when we think and live as part of a large family with each having distinct and meaningful role to play. When the oneness of creation drives our goa...
I wrote this article as part of the requirement for a wonderful online course I took called "42daysofwriting." This course taught us how to write in the flow of consciousness genre letting my ideas flow on paper without reservation.
Wisdom accumulates from the growth of knowledge, but it takes more than just knowledge of facts to understand. This article discusses how the ancient wisdoms still can be applied within our lives today. Truth always remains truth, and so does wisdom. For that matter, so does love.
Without knowing its history man can not decide its own course of his destiny.The civilisation of the yesteryears can not proceed in the right direction.Man can not create his own history unless he knows the details of his past deeds and events.So we cannot neglect the historical e...
A discussion of Rousseau's understanding of self-knowledge and its importance for human life and education.
We are born with an awareness of the right attitude to survive and even to play meaningfully our part as co-creators. Change is the only constant but we all can influence the change to goad humanity towards the right path with the right attitude - time for deep reflection as we seem t...
The adage - idle mind is the devil’s workshop - pin us down to a destructive lifestyle devoid of substance and meaning. It is more led by deceit, negativity of thinking and action. It is time for us to find a higher purpose to our lives to bind us as one and elevate our thinking and...
This book review is about a book with a catchy title. At your first reading of this title, you might think to yourself, "What has the path of loving kindness got to do with the Wisdom of not escaping." It is the greatest kindness that we can give to another person not to try to escap...
The 10 best quotes, sayings and proverbs are guaranteed to help you see the world from a different, and most certainly better, perspective
An inclusive take and a shared journey can propel us to higher realms of coexistence. Every New Year implores us to strengthen our resolve to forge ahead leaving behind the hurts of the past. We have come thus far with some luck and nature playing its part more than we care to admit. ...
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