Don’t just talk about yourself – talk to yourself
May25

Don’t just talk about yourself – talk to yourself

People who like to talk about themselves can come off as egotistic when they describe their successes and as whiners when…

Read More
What we don’t have is not the problem – what we don’t see is
May21

What we don’t have is not the problem – what we don’t see is

We frequently crave for the many things we don’t have, things often aggressively glamorized by today’s corporate controlled…

Read More
Walking away from problems is not the same as running away from them
May18

Walking away from problems is not the same as running away from them

When we are driving for an important and urgent meeting, if someone cuts ahead of us, we may decide not to chastise or sue that…

Read More
Discipline is the fusion of intention with action
Apr22

Discipline is the fusion of intention with action

We may sometimes lament: “I could do so much more in my life if I were more disciplined.” To cultivate discipline, we can break…

Read More
The value of our work is not determined by our work’s market value
Apr08

The value of our work is not determined by our work’s market value

Our market-driven culture places a price tag on everything, even things such as artistic talents whose value is often not…

Read More
Just as food adds to our physical weight, thoughts add to our mental weight
Mar16

Just as food adds to our physical weight, thoughts add to our mental weight

In today’s culture with its largely sedentary lifestyle, people often watch what they eat as they don’t want to put on unwanted…

Read More