Showing posts with the label SOUL

Belief Systems (BS) One

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls. ~ Rumi Mindset also has an impact in the growth of the nation. In today's world, to be smart means to disrespect, to lie, to cheat. You know recently, I told you how reason is used in evil plots. This is how corrupted our minds get. Today, our thinking, and rationalising comes with Western civilisation. It is automaton-like. I do not need an argument. We describe our emotions as drama 'irrational', weakly, bad, stupid; a result of a lack self-acceptance. We have a way we live now that we define ourselves by it. Your life is a written story and you move in tune when you are in tune with yourself. The heavens also move in tune with you. The goal of education is to create a mind of your own. It is the development of man's personality as a rational and moral being. Our reality today is based on our belief systems. Education according to Plato, is a matter of leading a person from mere belief to true knowledge, especially when i

Finding Self II

Months past, I wrote about finding the self, which I sum up as being better as a person and knowing one's worth in society. In essence, self actualization comes before self realization and there are three parts I told you I was going to discuss, that is, the body, the spirit and the soul. I guess you must have been waiting for the second part and here it is. This is about self realization, the soul and higher purpose. The tragedy of life isn't death, but what we let die inside of us while we live.             -Norman Cousins The gifts of the spirit are love, interconnectedness, talent amongst others. This is what being spiritual entails, not the ability to see monsters or evil spirits, as I had thought. Self actualisation is realizing your talent, your creativity. It means figuring out your place and purpose in the society. You need to know your worth to realize your potential. Self esteem is the proof of self love. Self actualisation brings you to self realization, which is th