Be mentally fit, not mentally fat
Jan19

Be mentally fit, not mentally fat

When fat accumulates in our body, we feel burdened because of having to lug around all that extra weight. We are often concerned…

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Don’t let the stray lead you astray
Nov16

Don’t let the stray lead you astray

Suppose we are walking, and someone approaches and asks us to come with them somewhere. We wouldn’t just go along nonchalantly…

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Treat life like a movie that you don’t have to always watch
Oct05

Treat life like a movie that you don’t have to always watch

Suppose we were watching a movie and suddenly discovered that it is a horror movie filled with ghastly scenes. We would naturally…

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Out of sight is out of the mind provided the mind is out of it

“Out of sight is out of mind” is a common saying that embodies a sound principle for self-regulation. For example, if we are…

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Temptation can knock us down, but it can’t knock us out
Jun03

Temptation can knock us down, but it can’t knock us out

In a boxing match, a boxer may be knocked down, but only when the fallen player fails to rise does the knock down become a knock…

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To think we are beyond danger is the greatest danger
May21

To think we are beyond danger is the greatest danger

When a boat is at sea, the danger of a storm exists constantly. If the boater becomes lulled into complacency by, say, the …

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