For inner change, momentum matters more than movement
Nov18

For inner change, momentum matters more than movement

When we strive to improve ourselves, we may feel disheartened, “There are so many things wrong with me. Even if I improve,…

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When the mind says our victories are too small to count, cross-question it – What other way is there to big victories
Sep09

When the mind says our victories are too small to count, cross-question it – What other way is there to big victories

When striving for self-mastery, we sometimes succeed in taking small steps forward. For example, suppose we find it difficult…

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Virtue that is more talked than walked is not necessarily infertile, it may just be infantile
Aug20

Virtue that is more talked than walked is not necessarily infertile, it may just be infantile

Suppose someone speaks big things, but doesn’t live accordingly. For example, they speak about being self-controlled,…

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Intelligence means to know which thoughts are to be pinned and which to be binned
Mar17

Intelligence means to know which thoughts are to be pinned and which to be binned

Suppose we regularly use sticky notes. If too many notes clutter our notice board, we would need to sort them. We would pin…

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When the mind shows us all that we don’t have, the intelligence needs to show us all that we do have
Jun18

When the mind shows us all that we don’t have, the intelligence needs to show us all that we do have

Our mind frequently craves for the things we don’t have. And such craving is aggravated by today’s media which dangles…

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Small victories are not big victories, but they are stepping stones to big victories
Jan01

Small victories are not big victories, but they are stepping stones to big victories

When we fight against our lower desires, we sometimes succeed. But our mind frequently undermines our success: “What’s…

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