Category Archives: Philosophy

The Spiritual Path

Some of us have chosen to follow a spiritual path rather than a religious one. I read an article recently concerning what is meant by “spiritual.” The article touched on many aspects of that way of life. The one that … Continue reading

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Don’t Know

Our personal selves are changing every second of every day – our minds and our bodies. So are the other beings around us. Our culture changes. Conflicts between nations flare up and calm back down. Science makes new discoveries and … Continue reading

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You Get to Choose

“With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to … Continue reading

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Wearing Gloves

“We waste so much energy trying to cover up who we are, when beneath every attitude is the want to be loved, and beneath every anger is a wound to be healed and beneath every sadness is the fear that … Continue reading

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Smile

“I’ve got nothing to do today but smile.” – Paul Simon Isn’t it easy to get caught up in the challenges of life? Ninety-five percent of our life can be going along great and yet we can so easily focus … Continue reading

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Our Expectations

“…the basic stuff of the universe, at its core, is looking like a kind of pure energy that is malleable to human intention and expectation in a way that defies our old mechanistic model of the universe — as though … Continue reading

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Beginnings

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch Its Spring here where I live in western North Carolina in the United States. In my yard early flowers are blooming, the grass has been growing and … Continue reading

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What’s Real?

“The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant.” – Albert Einstein We are taught from an early age what our parents, teachers, religion and/or society believe is real. As we age we may … Continue reading

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Challenges

“Life always gives you what you need.” – Eckhart Tolle We all have our comfort zone. You know that place where life seems to rock along. You are comfortable, happy, contented and maybe every now and again wonder if there’s … Continue reading

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Beginner’s Mind

“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, in the expert’s mind there are few.” – Suzuki When we are in a state of not knowing what to do or what will happen, it can be scary. Easy to get … Continue reading

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