Hold your plans lightly, not tightly
Apr12

Hold your plans lightly, not tightly

Suppose we catch a beautiful butterfly and hold it in our fingers. If we hold it too tightly, fearing that it may slip away,…

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Intelligence means to understand how the mind makes us misunderstand
Jun24

Intelligence means to understand how the mind makes us misunderstand

Suppose we are driving a car and our rear-view mirror gives us a distorted picture, making a proximate car appear distant.…

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As long as staying where we are remains bearable, we rarely move forward
Dec23

As long as staying where we are remains bearable, we rarely move forward

Our mind usually chooses the path of least resistance. Even if we know something that we need to change, we often put it off,…

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Gita 01.30 explained

Link to purport by A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada Transcript of Bhakti-Shastri class on this verse by Chaitanya…

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Mental blocks block far more than road blocks
Aug12

Mental blocks block far more than road blocks

While driving, if we find a road block, we can’t just deny or wish it away – we need to practically deal with it, either …

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To solve problems, first ensure that the problem-solver is not a problem-aggravator
Feb24

To solve problems, first ensure that the problem-solver is not a problem-aggravator

Suppose firefighters rush to a disaster site and start fighting a huge fire. But among their ranks is an untrained firefighter…

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