There are probably ten thousand thoughts that come in a day, however most can only recognize a fraction of it. As thoughts come into your mind, it comes in as different forms. It could be useful or it could be a bit far fetched. Or rather it could be only a figment of thoughts that doesn’t quite peace together. Sometimes it is like a piece of a puzzle trying to find a link. Though, when you sincerely come up with a vision, you can make it a reality.Continue reading “Vision and Action”
There is an issue in defining ourselves on the way of life and nature. It is kind of an enigma if you don’t have a fundamental grasp of reality and how things work. There can be a challenge to know where it is to start if in case to have questions about life? And what makes us who are?Continue reading “Investigating Memory”
Sooner or later you will get to a point in where you needed to go. After a long journey in the road of life, you may come to realize that you are coming to the end. However, the end is only a beginning. Instead just look at the end as a new chapter in life where a new beginning can unfold. While a destination can be a close, in actuality it is a fixed point. Though it could just be a place where you know you have been and can put it under your belt as a reminder.
It seems easy to go day by day going wherever the great river of life takes you. It could have twist and turns around a mountain, but settled as a particle of the vast movement where all you can do is naturally flow in the direction of the current. A particle has no way to move, because it is only floating as debris of a substance so small. It is left with no fins, paddles, or oars to swim about in the water to know the surroundings. Are you moving? Or is it moving you? Lacking cognition, it could take you anywhere and no where at all. It could take you to a pond, other river beds, possible streams, or the ocean itself.
There are many elements that could make up a good mind. It could be comprised of virtue, proficient in subjects, knowledgeability, attentiveness, active in memory, strength of intelligence, intuition, willful, contemplative, imaginative, enlightened, perseverance, determined. The list can go on. However, the conduit is the means to use it.Continue reading “Using Our Minds Well”
There is a book widely known that explains the eternal nature of the universe. It is very popular just like the bible, however it is not promoted as much as it. The famous philosopher Lao Tzu wrote this book during the ancient times of China. It is called the Tao Te Ching.Continue reading “What is the Tao Te Ching?”
There is a work of art that we all have the ability to do. Art has a diverse range in the expression of the human potential. It involves creating visual, auditory, and performance. However it is not limited to only these categories. It is within the creator’s imagination, conceptual ideas, or technical skills that express the power of beauty, emotion, and spirit.Continue reading “Work of Art”
One contributes only a piece meanwhile we share the bigger picture…
A group of blind men heard that a strange animal, called an elephant, had been brought to the town, but none of them were aware of its shape and form. Out of curiosity, they said: “We must inspect and know it by touch, of which we are capable”. So, they sought it out, and when they found it they groped about it each made a discovery.Continue reading “The Blind Men and the Elephant”
Where is Good? In our reasoned choices. Where is Evil? In our reasoned choices. Where is that which is neither Good nor Evil? In the things outside of our own reasoned choice.” – Epictetus, Discourses, 2.16.1Continue reading “Patterns of Thinking”
There is a discovery of who you are in life. However, this process takes knowledge, understanding, and wisdom to go beyond what lies behind you or what lies in front of you. You need to go within to find this truth.Continue reading “Discovering Who You Are in Life”