Popular Tags

7 Blogs found.
  • November 7 2018

    by zhangzk
    717 0 0 0 0/5

    jerseys

  • January 8 2017

    MASTER THE ART OF LOVING Our cultural mythology depicts love as something that happens to us -- somethng we fall into, something that strikes us arrow-like -- in which we are so passive as to be either lucky or unlucky.  Such framing obscures the fact that loving -- the practice of love -- is a skil...

  • January 4 2017

      CHOOSE COURAGE OVER CYNICISM   Maya Angelou reflected on how refusing to speak for five years after being raped as a child shaped her journey:   "To Show you ... how out of evil there can come good, in those five years, I read every book in the black school library. I read all the books I could ge...

  • January 2 2017

      THINK, RATHER THAN KNOW. What are we doing when we do nothing more than think? Where are we when we, normally always surrounded by our fellow Man, are together with no one but ourselves? By positing the unanswerable questions of meaning, people establish themselves as question-asking beings. Behin...

  • January 2 2017

      GET LOST TO FIND YOURSELF. Henry Miller once wrote that "how one orients himself to the moment depends on the failure or fruitfulness of it." Indeed, this act of orienting ourselves -- to the moment, to the world, to our own selves -- is perhaps the most elusive art of all, and our attempts to mas...

  • January 1 2017

      BE LIKE WATER   This is Master Bruce Lee's oft-cited metaphor for the philosophy of Gung Fu, at the heart of which is the Chinese concept of wu wei - "trying not to try". The thinking that originated this famous metaphor came after a period of frustration Lee felt with his inability to master "th...

  • January 1 2017

      LET GO OF PERFECTIONISM!   Perfectionism is our most compulsive way of keeping ourselves small, a kind of psycho-emotional contortionism that gives us the illusion of reaching for greatness while constricting us into increasingly suffocating smallness. In other words, perfectionism is how we keep...