Forgiveness

We must remember that when we forgive someone it does not mean that we have to be around them again. When we have been hurt by someone else, we do not have to like them, but it is necessary for us to let go of the hurt and anger that we have towards them, but that does not mean that we …

Toleration

Why is it that we judge others so harshly without knowing all the facts about why they behaved the way they do? We have made up our minds as the judge and jury over what their fate is to be because we disagree with them. It is almost as if we cannot tolerate them disagreeing with us and this makes …

Being Honest

” When we are really honest with ourselves we must admit our lives are all that really belong to us. So it is how we use our lives that determines the kind of people we are.” Cesar Chavez

Truth

Do we ever really let anyone see who we really are or are we constantly hiding behind the image that we have created for ourselves. The safe image that shows no true emotions, yet we can so easily fool others into believing that they are real. How could they be when they aren’t really coming from how we feel but how we want people to believe …

Disappointment

Do we understand what disappointment means? Many people cannot deal with being disappointed without ending up too sad, angry or depressed. Disappointment is one of those rare feelings that takes us no where. There is no resolution to it and just has this defeated consequence too it. When someone does something that is against us, we have this right to …

Fear

“Fear exhausts life energy, it is one of the greatest enemies of dynamic willpower. Fear causes the life force that ordinarily flows through the nerves to be squeezed out, and the nerves themselves to become as though paralyzed: the vitality of the whole body is lowered.” Paramahansa Yogananda  

Wanting to be Wanted

It seems as if many of us go looking for love with the idea that WE want to be wanted. It is a driving force for us to feel that someone loves us and in turn, we can love them. But is this what love is, wanting to be wanted by someone else and this will determine who we love? …