Those who stay upset about what they don’t have waste what they do have
Mar24

Those who stay upset about what they don’t have waste what they do have

Suppose a person with artistic talent craves and slaves to become an engineer. But if they just don’t get mathematics …

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The material and the spiritual can be competitive, but they can also be cumulative
Mar11

The material and the spiritual can be competitive, but they can also be cumulative

When we start practicing spiritual life, our material and spiritual sides can seem to be competitive. Both require our …

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Be a spiritual worker, not a material shirker
Jan24

Be a spiritual worker, not a material shirker

Some people who become spiritual but don’t have an inclusive understanding of spirituality start neglecting their …

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Give the world your attention, but don’t give it monopoly over your attention
Jul18

Give the world your attention, but don’t give it monopoly over your attention

“Don’t miss the forest for the trees” is a saying that cautions us against letting small things blind us to far bigger…

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The value of our work is not determined by our work’s market value
Apr08

The value of our work is not determined by our work’s market value

Our market-driven culture places a price tag on everything, even things such as artistic talents whose value is often not…

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Note consciously what you notice unconsciously
Feb04

Note consciously what you notice unconsciously

In the Mahabharata, when Arjuna disguised as a brahmana won Draupadi’s hand in the svayamvara, Drupada sensed that his…

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