Keep a cool head. Stay alert. The Devil is poised to pounce, and would like nothing better than to catch you napping. -1 Peter 5:8 MSG Over the past few weeks I’ve been attacked by these feelings of doubt, inadequacy, and self-loathing. Thoughts about my past, and how my past mistakes prevent me from having […]
http://www.bible.com/bible/68/dan.12.3.gnt “The wise leaders will shine with all the brightness of the sky. And those who have taught many people to do what is right will shine like the stars forever.” Daniel 12:3 GNT
In my article, “The Importance of Non-Attachment”, I talked about the importance of being detached from everything and everyone. Non-attachment is such an important emotional skill to develop, that numerous people across cultures have talked about its importance. Here are some quotes that stress the importance of non-attachment: “Do not love the world or anything […]
“There’s nothing in this world worth living for, and there’s nothing in this world worth dying for.”
flip.it/SN51Hr St. Benedict was a medieval Christian monk and much of his advice is still relevant today. I hope that these maxims help you to live righteously today.
Why do we like to talk about other people? For example, when one person — maybe someone we grew up with — achieves success we tend to either: 1) Harbor jealousy towards that person or 2) Idolize that person and look at them as more than human; neither of which are productive mindsets to have. […]