Conscience without intelligence is blunt, intelligence without conscience is numb
Feb17

Conscience without intelligence is blunt, intelligence without conscience is numb

Conscience and intelligence are two vital components of our inner defense mechanism. Whenever we feel tempted to do something…

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We are the makers of our destiny, but not the masters of our destiny
Feb15

We are the makers of our destiny, but not the masters of our destiny

When we strive to achieve something challenging, we soon realize that the results don’t depend on us alone. For example,…

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Weakness makes us hotheaded, wickedness makes us cold-blooded
Feb11

Weakness makes us hotheaded, wickedness makes us cold-blooded

We all sometimes act wrongly. But not all wrong actions are equally serious – they fall at different points on a scale that…

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What is our greatest treasure is often not what we treasure the greatest
Feb10

What is our greatest treasure is often not what we treasure the greatest

Suppose a child is asked to choose between a toy and a million-dollar-check. The child may grab the toy, not knowing that …

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Time can be a fire in which we burn or a teacher from whom we learn
Feb01

Time can be a fire in which we burn or a teacher from whom we learn

Time is a formidable, inexorable force that pushes us all towards death when our body will be burnt in the funeral fire. Even…

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Intelligence is meant to be the mind’s instructor, not its instrument
Jan29

Intelligence is meant to be the mind’s instructor, not its instrument

We all have within us something that is impulsive and something that is reflective. Gita wisdom identifies the impulsive…

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