Words try to help, but they don't fully get the job done. Words can even send you down the wrong path, intentionally or not. It's best to take care with the words you use. Be impeccable with your word, as Don Miguel Ruiz advises. Words may not be a perfect communication devise, but, so far, … Continue reading Words
Knowledge is power, as long as you use it. Acquiring knowledge for its own sake could possibly just weigh you down. However, if you use the knowledge that you acquire, especially for good, then it is powerful, indeed.
It's been said that fear is the mind killer. It's a dramatic phrase, and yet effectively makes the right point. Fear will stop your mind from working, and prevent any kind of creation that you're normally capable of. The only force powerful enough to stop it, is love. Fear may kill the mind, but love … Continue reading Fear
Before attempting to deal with any difficult situation, it's best to focus on being calm. A calm mind is a powerful one. Being calm helps you to see the situation clearly and more objectively. Being calm helps reveal the best response. Being calm is a superpower that anyone can access if they choose it.
It's usually much scarier in your mind, than it is out there in the present moment. So, when it does start to get too scary for you, remember to take a breath and get into the present moment. That's where the magic is to feel real joy, and it's certainly where you have all the … Continue reading Present Moment
I believe that because we each experience the world as filtered through our own perspective, that what we see is simply a result of what we are. Basically, if you think the world is full of liars, it's because you are a liar. If you can be convinced that something has a sinister ulterior motive, … Continue reading Perspective
It's worth remembering that no one has the power to upset you, unless you give it to them. That isn't to say that there aren't awful people out there. They just can't get to you unless you stoop to their level and let them. It won't resolve anything if you try to fight back at … Continue reading Rise Above It
Uncle Ben wasn't kidding around when he told Peter Parker that with great power comes great responsibility. As you come to live a more mindful life, you realize that in any given moment you have the power to choose if you want to be happy, or if you insist on being right. In any given … Continue reading Great Power