To stop defeating yourself, stop deceiving yourself
Oct12

To stop defeating yourself, stop deceiving yourself

Suppose a sick person denies their sickness not just to others but also to themselves. By their denial, they deprive themselves…

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Contemplation is the natural result of attraction and contemplation naturally results in attraction
Sep18

Contemplation is the natural result of attraction and contemplation naturally results in attraction

When we are attracted to something, we naturally think of it and even mentally live with it. Cricket lovers, for example,…

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Don’t let net surfing degenerate to suffering in the net
Sep18

Don’t let net surfing degenerate to suffering in the net

When we travel to an unfamiliar place, we are alert to dangers such as muggers. When we surf the net, our consciousness travels…

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Don’t let the mind make you fight more battles than you need to
Sep11

Don’t let the mind make you fight more battles than you need to

If soldiers while fighting a battle agonize about a reversal in yesterday’s battle or worry about the danger in tomorrow’s…

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Determination means to subordinate pleasure to purpose

We sometimes think of determination as a special gift that some people have and some don’t. And when the mind is faced with…

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Admitting our weaknesses doesn’t make us weak – acquiescing to them does

Suppose a patient goes to a doctor and admits having some symptoms that correspond to a terrible disease. The admission …

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