[…] in an environment which is hostile to truth, most people who know the truth will simply become silent.
That is a quote from one of the publications which I am currently editing.
However, there is a state beyond silence: rebirth and leadership.
This is an interesting video on “Basic Income, and other ways to fix capitalism“. (A TEDx Talk).
Now, there is a lot of “mainstream” focus on problems and anxiety-creating situations nowadays. They are also plenty of people working to make the world better, but you can and must choose to focus on some of them as well. Repairing the mainstream damage is a self-discipline which all true human beings must employ. It is hard, but it is worthwhile, and makes life easier by focusing on what you can do.
Each of these articles give a different perspective on things. I am sharing them because, although I didn’t write any of them, and am not endorsing them, they are each food for thought, and so you might find them more interesting. Also, later on, I might write about some of the issues brought up, but by then, hopefully from a perspective of more positive experience in addressing some of them.
Words can have different meanings, and this can cause a lot of problems. “Harmony” is one of the words which, I think, is often misunderstood.
One definition is close to self/ego-nullification, the other, is closer to internal balance, but it has major social benefits. In fact, it makes social interactions reliably brilliant.
Train the mind and will to be able to access all possibilities. Train the heart and gut to pick the best one.
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“You are tough because you try not because you succeed” The toughest and strongest people I know are not those found in books or movies, they are not the people who win awards of bravery or gain public recognition for their perseverance. When I think of truly inspiring tough people, I think of people like you […]