What we see depends on what we want to see
Jul22

What we see depends on what we want to see

Suppose an alcoholic visits a new city. Though the city may have many attractive sights, the alcoholic will look for bars.…

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The mind tends to do what we don’t intend to do
Jul21

The mind tends to do what we don’t intend to do

We may resolve to do some things, say regulate our eating or sleeping, but find ourselves doing the opposite, or at least …

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What we fear reflects what we hold dear
Jul15

What we fear reflects what we hold dear

When we feel fearful, our fear points to something we hold immensely dear, something whose possible loss terrifies us. …

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To not feel bad on doing bad is bestially bad
Jul14

To not feel bad on doing bad is bestially bad

Suppose we accidentally step on someone’s foot. We would naturally apologize, ask if they are ok, and do what we can to …

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We may have scars, but we don’t have to be scarred
Jul12

We may have scars, but we don’t have to be scarred

To have scars means to have some physical marks. To be scarred means to feel insecure and inferior because we let those marks…

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God is the ultimate source and the ultimate resource
Nov26

God is the ultimate source and the ultimate resource

How we function in the world depends primarily on two factors: what brings us to the world and what we bring to the world. What…

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