Sunday, December 17, 2017

#Future #Past: 2017-12-16

• The best future is in the past.
• The way to the future is to return to the past.
• A future that does not contain the past is not a future.
• To build a worthwhile building a strong foundation is needed and that foundation for the world is the past.

• Just as one must understand their beginnings and roots to understand their circumstances, one must understand the past to understand their path ahead.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

#Mind #Thinking: 2017-12-15

• Thinking is no more the mind than TV shows are the TV.
• Thinking is no more your brain than music is the radio it comes from.
• Thinking is no more the signals in your head than cable shows are the signals from satellite dishes.
• Thinking is no more the chemicals in your brain than your phone conversations are the carrier waves they travel on.

• Thinking is no more the verbal code used to transmit thoughts than telegraph messages are the Morse code used to transmit messages.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

#Double #Trouble: 2017-12-14

• Who thinks like this, “Leave me alone but don’t ignore me.”
• Who thinks like this, “Give me space but keep me in your space.”
• Who thinks like this, “Don’t talk to me but don’t stop thinking about me.”
• Who thinks like this, “I am going to ignore you, but you better not ignore me.”

• Who thinks like this, “I have nothing to say to you, but you better know what I would have said.”

#Political #Violence: 2017-12-13

• Emotional violence is the undeclared epidemic of our time.
• News and politics focus on one-upmanship emotional violence.
• Emotional violence dominates the entertainment and media industries.
• Women are given encouragement and license to engage in emotional violence.

• Control, domination, influence, and manipulation are all focused on exercising emotional violence.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

#Suffer #Well: 2017-12-12

• To suffer well, suffer and feel out your inner ugliness.
• To suffer well, suffer and feel out your guilt and shame.
• To suffer well, suffer and feel out your ego anxiety and pain.
• To suffer well, suffer and feel out your trials and tribulations.

• To suffer well, suffer and feel out your emotional and physical pain.

Monday, December 11, 2017

#Emotional #Violence: 2017-12-11

• Civilized societies move from physical violence to emotional violence and back again.
• Emotional violence takes societies a long time to admit, combat, and understand.
• Emotional-violence games are more easily won by women just as physical-violence games are more easily won by men.
• Emotional-violence games are lost by all players in that the winners become meaner and the losers become more angry and resentful.

• Studies show that emotional violence is more damaging and long lasting than is physical violence, because emotional violence more readily affects identity than does physical violence.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

#Drink #Pain: 2017-12-10

• Drink your pain.
• Dash your worry.
• Drown your pride.
• Dismiss your anger.

• Dance your passion.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

#Parts #Whole: 2017-12-09

• The materials to build a road are not a road, because the sum of the parts is not the whole.
• The building materials for a house are not a house, because the sum of the parts is not the whole.
• The ingredients to make beer or cake are not beer or cake, because the sum of the parts is neither the whole nor their combination.
• The collected parts of an automobile are not an automobile, because the sum of the parts is neither the whole nor the functioning system.

• The parts of an animal or plant are not an animal or plant, because the sum of the parts is neither the whole nor the interactions of the relations within the whole.

#Three #Stages: 2017-12-08

• First, we experience; second, we have an amplification or magnification of what we experience; third, we find our experience to be positive, neutral, or negative based upon our amplification of it.
• The problem is interrupting or short-circuiting this three-step process in any way or at any stage.
• Trying to change or control your natural responses for ones that you deem more correct is the most incorrect thing that you can do.
• Trying to detach from your experiences so that you are a numb witness-robot without feelings is foolishly called meditation but is suicide.

• The most common problem is allowing thought forms to interfere with this natural three-stage process; therefore, learn to honor the integrity and flow of your original nature.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

#Buy #Happiness: 2017-12-07

• You cannot buy or find salvation, but you can serve virtue until salvation arrives on its own.
• You cannot buy or find happiness, but you can serve virtue until happiness arrives on its own.
• You cannot buy or find the path or the way, but you can serve virtue until the way arrives on its own.
• You cannot buy or find righteousness, but you can serve virtue until righteousness arrives on its own.

• You cannot buy or find the answer or the truth, but you can serve virtue until the truth arrives on its own.

#Love #Living: 2017-12-06

• If you are not loving people, then you are not loving God.
• If you are not loving your life, then you are not living your life.
• If you are not loving people, then you are not loving your self.
• If you are not loving what you do, then you are not doing what you are doing.

• If you are not loving life, then you are missing the gift and opportunity that life provides for bliss and joy.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

#Whining #Wrong: 2017-12-05

• Whining about wrongs should first examine the wrongs with whining.
• Whining about others doing wrong forgets that whining is doing wrong.
• Whining about wrong things forgets to confess that whining is a wrong thing.
• Whining about wrong actions forgets to admit that whining is an action of wrong thinking.

• Whining about wrongs in society forgets to examine the wrong feelings and thoughts driving whining.

Monday, December 4, 2017

#Verbal #Experiential: 2017-12-04

• Battles between verbal and experiential realities are rarely exposed as such.
• When verbal realities rule politics all possibilities for disaster are left open.
• Verbal realities are a form of psychosis that a nation or person might prefer never to recover from.
• Verbal realities can be defended without appeals to reality checking, results testing, or rational thinking.

• Verbal realities work well for fables, fantasies, legends, myths, and science fiction, not for operating businesses, families, governments, or schools.

Sunday, December 3, 2017

#Names #Magic: 2017-12-03

• Naming is the Western version of magical and superstitious practices.
• Calling something “stupid” (witch’s curse) does nothing to eliminate it but does cause resistance.
• Naming mental disorders does nothing to end them but does a lot to promote their adoption and replication.
• Naming social problems in a derogatory fashion does nothing to eradicate them but does a lot to send them underground.

• Naming is necessary and practical for many processes, but we must remember that only responses to naming cause changes and do work, not naming itself.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

#Win #Losing: 2017-12-02

• Victimhood pride is winning for losing.
• Blaming and damning pride are limitless.
• No easier way to claim superiority than to play victim.
• Knowing better than people, places, and things assures a continuous supply of pride.

• Failing is the easy path to pride, because then you can whine about how wrong everything is.

#Emotional #Violence: 2017-12-01

• Fear sees only the two roles of victim or perpetrator.
• Fear chooses to perpetrate emotional violence rather than to receive it.
• Fear controls conscience so that all that is important is avoiding emotional violence.
• Fear fixates on finding and promoting the beliefs and actions that do not receive emotional violence.

• Fear avoids emotional violence by inflicting it on all who do not hold the same fear-based and politically correct views.

Friday, December 1, 2017

#Worry #Doubt: 2017-11-30

• Worry claims it exists for security, but worry is insecurity.
• Doubt claims it exists for certainty, but doubt is uncertainty.
• Depression claims it exists to fix the self, but depression destroys the self.
• Blaming claims it exists for responsibility, but blaming is irresponsibility.

• Anger claims it exists to protect the self, but anger makes a fool of the self.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

#Path #Method: 2017-11-29

• There is no path that can lead you to love, you must love.
• There is no method that can teach you to love, you must love.
• There are no practices that can teach you to love, you must love.
• There are no instructions, laws, meditations, prayers, procedures, processes, rules, strategies, teachings, or trainings that can teach you to love, you must love.

• The closest thing to the truth that can be put into words is that you must choose to love in order to love.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

#Energy #Cause: 2017-11-28

• Energy causes effort, but effort releases energy.
• Energy causes motion, but motion dissipates energy.
• Energy causes thought, but thought cannot cause energy.
• Energy causes struggle, but struggle does not cause energy.

• Energy is the source of everything including energy.

Monday, November 27, 2017

#Redirect #Refocus: 2017-11-27

• Keep your eye on your self, not your ego.
• Divert your time and energy to hosting, not becoming.
• Awareness can be refocused onto your being from your self as thoughts a.k.a. self-esteem.
• Continually redirect your attention to your self as the container from your self as the contents of your heart, soul, or mind.

• Train your brain to return again and again to your self whenever you notice your brain being on your self-esteem, self-scripts, or self-talk.

#Thoughts #Words: 2017-11-26

• Thoughts and words are best conceived as computer variables, containers, or placeholders.
• Thoughts and words are not the meanings or memories that they describe, indicate, or point to.
• Thoughts and words indicate something that can be more thoughts and words, sensations of experiences, or imagined sensations of experiences.
• Since thoughts and words occur at different times and places than do the things that they indicate, science tells us that thoughts and words are not what they indicate.

• Thoughts and words continually vary in what they indicate even when used without variation and also continually change or vary in meaning without awareness or conscience.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

#Quietude #Self-Talk: 2017-11-25

• Quietude is not a result.
• Quietude is antithetical to self-talk.
• Quietude is natural and normal for your original self.
• Quietude cannot come from any method or practice, because none of them are quiet.

• Quietude does not come from blocking, controlling, hypnotizing, numbing, silencing, or suppressing thinking.

Friday, November 24, 2017

#Stillness #Stirring: 2017-11-24

• Stillness is not a result.
• Stillness does not come from stirring.
• Stillness does not come from effort or trying.
• Stillness comes to wavy water by doing nothing.

• Stillness is antithetical to becoming and evolving.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

#Gratitude #Attitude: 2017-11-23

• Gratitude is the attitude that teaches humility.
• Gratitude is the attitude that takes you farther than coping.
• Gratitude is the attitude that takes you beyond acceptance.
• Gratitude is the attitude that cures blaming, damning, and whining.

• Gratitude is the attitude to practice if happiness is what you seek.

#Victory #End: 2017-11-22

• Victory is over ego; the rest are games.
• Life is the end of self-esteem; the rest is death.
• Accomplishment is silencing self-talk; the rest is wind.
• Winning is gaining a place in Heaven; the rest is losing.

• Gain is the loss of becoming, claiming, and trying; the rest is loss of self.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

#Death #Self-Esteem: 2017-11-21

• The essence of self-esteem is death.
• At the center of self-esteem is inert thought.
• At the core of self-esteem is zero capability.
• At the root of self-esteem is zero intelligence.

• At the heart of self-esteem is zero conscience, ethics, honor, or morality.

Monday, November 20, 2017

#Accountable #Self-Talk: 2017-11-20

• Hold your self-talk accountable for its results.
• Hold your self-talk accountable for its attitude.
• Hold your self-talk accountable for its style of communication.
• Hold your self-talk accountable for how it affects your beliefs, feelings, intentions, and motivations.

• Hold your self-talk accountable for its manner in the same way that you hold other people accountable for their manner.

#Living #Dead: 2017-11-19

• Is your life focused on dead or living people?
• When you go into the park do you focus on dead leaves or living trees?
• When you go into your mind do you focus on dead memories or living experience?
• When you go swimming in a lake or ocean, do you focus on the dead or the living things there?

• If you focus on life and not death in most areas, then perhaps you need to focus on life and not death in your heart, soul, and mind too.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

#Self-Esteem #Illness: 2017-11-18

• Self-esteem is an assault on sanity.
• Self-esteem is delusions based upon illusions.
• Self-esteem is the root cause and maintainer of all psychological disorders that are not organically caused.
• Self-esteem is a psychotic reality that resists all attempts to authenticate, reality check, or verify its existence.

• Self-esteem is a mental illness, because self-esteem causes disorganization in emotions, mind, and personality that cause problems in psychological and social functioning.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

#Negative #Judgment: 2017-11-17

• What is easier than negative judging?
• What is more prideful than claiming negative judgments?
• The superior person is inferior because of their false superiority.
• Knowing-better than others makes you inferior for your claims to be superior.

• The easy way is always the negative ways of blaming, damning, whining, and victim promoting.

Friday, November 17, 2017

#Constructed #Thoughts: 2017-11-16

• Self-esteem is constructed of thoughts and these thoughts claim to be your self, not static thoughts of your self.
• Self-esteem is manufactured from thoughts and these thoughts claim to be almost anything and everything but thoughts.
• Self-esteem is built upon thoughts and these thoughts claim to know things as if they were beings knowing them, not just dead thoughts.
• Self-esteem is fashioned from thoughts and these thoughts claim to perform your actions as if they were you doing them, not just thoughts about them.

• Self-esteem is formulated of thoughts and these thoughts claim magical powers of change and control without any reality checking, testing, or verifying of those powers.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

#Child #Victim: 2017-11-15

• Remain a victim, remain a child.
• Victimhood cannot confer the rights of responsibility.
• Adults pay the price of responsibility for the privileges that come with it.
• If you are part of society, then you have partial responsibility for society.

• A child can claim to be a victim, but an adult is often complicit by either commission or omission.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

#Ego #Stupid: 2017-11-14

• Ego never becomes less stupid.
• Ego never becomes less primitive.
• Ego never becomes less barbaric or savage.
• Ego never becomes less deaf, dumb, and blind.

• Ego never becomes less combative, defensive, fearful, oppositional, and repressive.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

#Psychological #Problems: 2017-11-13

• Detach and starve out psychological problems, not fix them.
• Negate and switch from psychological problems, not fix them.
• Hear out or meditate out psychological problems, not fix them.
• Suffer psychological problems to be screamed out in the light, not fix them.

• Trying to fix psychological problems is the biggest psychological problem.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

#Variation #Constant: 2017-11-12

• There is no twice.
• Existence can be defined as variation.
• There is no repetition without variation.
• Variation is the one constant, not change.

• Even without time, nothing is ever exactly the same.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

#Everyone #Does: 2017-11-11

• Everyone has hope in something even it is just luck.
• Everyone worships something even it is just their ego.
• Everyone has charity for someone even it is just themselves.
• Everyone has faith in something even it is just chance or nature.

• Everyone praises and honors something even it is just nihilism or pessimism.

Friday, November 10, 2017

#Time #Change: 2017-11-10

• Time is change, not just movement.
• Time is deterioration or development.
• Time is a change in function, objective, or result.
• Time is not continuance, maintenance, or variation.

• Time is a significant difference or transformation, not harmony, likeness, similarity, or undulation.

#Clean #Covering: 2017-11-09

• Beautiful decorations do not clean your house.
• Expensive perfumes do not wash your body clean.
• Fancy window coverings do not clean your windows.
• Grand accolades and achievements do not clean away your pride or shame.

• Beautiful self-images do not clean your heart, mind, or soul—they only cover the dirt.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

#Frustration #Expectation: 2017-11-08

• Frustration is mentation.
• Frustration is often the result of expectation.
• Frustration is often the result of a failure to control.
• Frustration is often the result of a failure to be gratified or pleased.

• Frustration is often the result of a failure to find things convenient or easy.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

#Not #Thinking: 2017-11-07

• Self-talk is not you.
• Self-talk is not needed.
• Self-talk is not anyone talking.
• Self-talk is not helpful, practical, or useful.

• Self-talk is not thinking—just ego babbling.

Monday, November 6, 2017

#Read #Semantics: 2017-11-06

• Reading books is not books.
• Riding a horse is not owning a horse.
• Living in Russia is not having Russia.
• A large window does not make a large house.

• Wearing cotton clothes does not make you cotton.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

#Enter #Semantic: 2017-11-05

• Entering a brick house is not entering brick.
• Arriving at the beach is not arriving in sand.
• Stepping into a wooden boat it not stepping into wood.
• Living in a cement condominium is not living in cement.

• Working in a steel and glass building is not working in steel and glass.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

#Magic #Spells: 2017-11-04

• Because of self-esteem, you believe in mental-magical rituals and spells for changing your life.
• Because of your belief in self-esteem, you treat your thoughts as if they were magical rituals capable of causing results.
• Because of your belief in self-esteem, you treat your emotions as if they were magical spells capable of causing results.
• Because of your belief in self-esteem, you refuse to deal with the reality of the capabilities and limitations of your thoughts and feelings.

• Because of your belief in self-esteem, you regard your thoughts and feelings as magical powers while simultaneously suppressing awareness of this paganism and primitivism.

Friday, November 3, 2017

#Experience #Ego: 2017-11-03

• Do you ever see the self that self-talk is talking about?
• Do you ever experience the self that your self-stories are about?
• Do you ever look at the self that your self-images are supposed to illustrate?
• Do you ever observe the self that your self-scripts are trying to make become something?

• Do you ever directly encounter the self that your self-concepts claim to describe or portray?

#Involved #Problems: 2017-11-02

• Your self is not involved in your problems, but your ego a.k.a. self-esteem probably is.
• Your self is not the issue in your problems, but your ego a.k.a. self-esteem probably is.
• Your self is not resisting facing your problems, but your ego a.k.a. self-esteem probably is.
• Your self is not judged along with your problems, but your ego a.k.a. self-esteem probably is.

• Your self is not under review when you have problems, but your ego a.k.a. self-esteem probably is.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

#Perspective #Viewpoint: 2017-11-01

• A point of view based upon your self (identity), will see life as being about your ego (what and who you are becoming).
• A point of view based upon curiosity, will see life as an opportunity to discover, explore, and learn.
• A point of view based upon virtue, will see life as an opportunity for charity, compassion, and forgiveness.
• A point of view based upon a practice of meditation, will see life impartially as an observer, recorder, or witness.

• A point of view based upon an attitude of acceptance or peace, will see life as an opportunity for coping and problem-solving.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

#Speaking #Self: 2017-10-31

• The speaking of self-talk is the self it is about, there is no other self.
• The speaking of self-stories is the self it is about, there is no other self.
• The speaking of self-scripts is the self it is about, there is no other self.
• The speaking of self-images is the self it is about, there is no other self.

• The speaking of self-concepts is the self it is about, there is no other self.

Monday, October 30, 2017

#Multiple #Selves: 2017-10-30

• If self-concepts and self-images are not selves, then they cannot be used to define or replace a human self.
• Every day self-esteem defines you as different selves (self-concepts and self-images) making you a multiple-personality disorder.
• Where have all the selves (self-concepts and self-images), that self-esteem claimed you were in the past, gone to die and be buried?
• Which selves (self-concepts and self-images) are fighting to claim your identity today?

• Which selves (self-concepts and self-images) do you plan to become and which selves (self-concepts and self-images) do you plan to murder?

Sunday, October 29, 2017

#Disturbed #Thinking: 2017-10-29

• How are you aware of disturbed feelings if not by your thinking?
• Is it possible that your thinking is your disturbance?
• Is it possible that your disturbed thinking is the greatest cause of your disturbed feelings?
• Is it possible for your disturbed feelings to disappear if your disturbed thinking disappears?

• Is it possible for you to enjoy what once disturbed you by switching your thinking from disturbing to enjoying?

Saturday, October 28, 2017

#Claim #Pain: 2017-10-28

• Step 1: Claim knowledge is knowing itself.
• Step 2: Claim knowing is doing itself.
• Step 3: Claim doing is being itself.
• Step 4: Claim self is knowledge for the sake of pleasing self-esteem and ego.

• Step 5: Claim self is alive as knowledge when in fact self is murdered as knowledge.

#Insanity #Inanity: 2017-10-27

• Self-esteem is self-inanity.
• Self-esteem is self-illusion.
• Self-esteem is self-insanity.
• Self-esteem is self-illogicality.

• Self-esteem is self-irrationality.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

#Self #Delusion: 2017-10-26

• Self-esteem is self-delusion.
• Self-esteem is self-delirium.
• Self-esteem is self-dementia.
• Self-esteem is self-distraction.

• Self-esteem is self-derangement.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

#Stress #Focus: 2017-10-25

• Stress focused creates potential.
• Stress shared makes a strong structure.
• Stress focused on one point has power to help or hurt.
• Stress dispersed onto many points has little power to help or hurt.

• Stress focused on one unmovable point creates friction, tension, tear, and wear.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

#Fabrication #Falsehoods: 2017-10-24

• Self-esteem is the fabrication of false identities.
• Self-esteem is the fabrication of fake images of self.
• Self-esteem is the fabrication of factious self-stories.
• Self-esteem is the fabrication of falsehoods about self.

• Self-esteem is the fabrication of fraudulent concepts of self.

#Words #Meaning: 2017-10-23

• Your dog does not care what you name it.
• The tree does not care if you call it a flower.
• Your words mean too much to you and too little to everyone else.
• Your words don’t match your thoughts, which don’t match your experiences.

• Your words are far less interesting than the meaning we choose to give them.

Monday, October 23, 2017

#Own #Identity: 2017-10-22

• Do you own who you are or do your family and friends?
• Do you own who you are or does your ego and self-esteem?
• Do you own who you are or do your experiences and habits?
• Do you own who you are or does your community and culture?

• Do you own who you are or does your conditioning and education?

Sunday, October 22, 2017

#Sin #Extra: 2017-10-21

• Sin is the added “try”.
• Sin is the extra added after.
• Sin is repetition without variation.
• Sin is the unnecessary and unneeded.

• Sin is the complicated and convoluted.

Friday, October 20, 2017

#Can #Thought: 2017-10-20

• Can thought learn by itself?
• Can thought think by itself?
• Can thought ever hear or see?
• Can thought understand by itself?

• Can thought do, know, or be anything by itself?

Thursday, October 19, 2017

#Value #Thinking: 2017-10-19

• Value thinking for recording and storing.
• Value thinking for directing and pointing.
• Value thinking for organizing and sorting.
• Value thinking for receiving and remembering.

• Value thinking for focusing attention and awareness.